Tag: Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico 'On Its Own' Financially, Budget Director Says

Puerto Rico will be left to its own devices to recover financially following the devastation left by the most powerful hurricane to hit the United States territory in about 90 years, according to Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney. Rejecting President Donald Trump’s assertion that the island’s debt…

Trump Seeks Praise from Devastated Puerto Ricans

President Donald Trump’s perception of the “great job” his administration has done in relief efforts for Puerto Rico remained just as clouded when, thirteen days after Hurricane Maria, he finally made good on a promise to visit to the devastated island, where about 3.4 million residents still remain without the…

Abbott, The Abbott Fund Provide $2 Million in Additional Relief to Help Families Affected By Hurricane Maria, Earthquake in Mexico

Abbott (No. 10 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) and its foundation, the Abbott Fund, are providing $2 million in additional grants and products to support relief efforts and help families recover from Hurricane Maria in the Caribbean, and the earthquake in Central Mexico. This builds on earlier aid…

Statement From Hilton: Hurricane Maria

(Hilton is No. 30 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) The safety and security of our guests and Team Members is always our top priority. Given the number of Hilton hotels and resorts in the Caribbean, we are monitoring Hurricane Maria’s path and related storm warnings closely. Properties in…