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PHA Pterocarpus Forest, Inc.

Org #54367
Vetted since 2018 Site Visit Verified
2011
year founded
$24,335
raised on GlobalGiving
11
months fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

The Friends of the Pterocarpus Forest, also known as the Amigos del Bosque de Pterocarpus (incorporated as PHA Pterocarpus Forest, Inc.) are a group of citizens committed to the conservation and maintenance of the 50.18-acre Pterocarpus Officinalis* forest at Palmas del Mar. The mission of the Friends is to ensure that this rare Forest ecosystem remains accessible -- in perpetuity -- to the people of Puerto Rico and visitors to the island for passive recreation, environmental education and research. To this end, the Friends seek funds and other resources for educational and public benefit projects that promote awareness of and knowledge about this unique ecosystem, as well as funds with ... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Antonio Maldonado Lopez
Antonio Maldonado Lopez
Team
Antonio Maldonado Lopez, Weslie Martinez
Organization Information
5 Academy Dr
Palmas Del Mar
Humacao, 00791
Puerto Rico
787-285-6425

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #8258342378
Organization Information
5 Academy Dr
Palmas Del Mar
Humacao, 00791
Puerto Rico
787-285-6425

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #8258342378

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Jun 5, 2019
Steady progress toward a remarkable Forest App
Since our last report, we’ve contracted a highly-regarded local tech company to develop the tour app and we are now in the design stage. Educational content is being developed separately, but in...
Mar 8, 2019
The Forest Reopens / Steady progress with the Forest Tour App
Quarterly GlobalGiving Donor Report The Pterocarpus Forest and the Forest Tour App The interior of the Pterocarpus Forest reopened to the public on February 26, after being closed in the aftermath of...
Dec 10, 2018
Update on the Pterocarpus Forest
As 2018 ends I am happy to report that, after unanticipatedly long delays, the materials needed for the rebuilding of the destroyed sections of the Forest’s elevated walkway arrived. That fact,...
 
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