Taking benefit of his time in Puerto Rico, Ricky Martin visited the city of Loíza to proceed at hand over keys to new houses for 3 households who had been left homeless by hurricanes Irma and María final yr.
"Thanks to every of your contributions to our fund, we rebuild houses, present safety and hope to lots of of households," Martin mentioned in a press launch.
The Ricky Martin Foundation, a nonprofit group named after the famous person, has handed over houses which are being rebuilt after the losses. Identifying and reconstructing the houses started in March, and the aim is to present keys to about 225 households by the autumn of 2019.
In the reconstruction undertaking, there are over 30 Loíza residents working, and every recipient, aside from collaborating within the reconstruction of your own home, select the colour of your paint, slabs and different parts. They additionally obtain workshops on the Tau Center as a part of this initiative.
Part of the funds have been raised due to the viral marketing campaign promoting a black shirt with the Puerto Rican flag stamped on it, which was designed by Martin twins, Valentino and Matteo. The marketing campaign has obtained the assist of many superstars, comparable to Maluma, Luis Fonsi, Bad Bunny, Will Smith, Marc Anthony and lots of others.
See the pictures of Martin's go to beneath.