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La Maraña

Org #58972
Vetted since 2019 Staff Favorite
2015
year founded
$729,332
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
2
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

La Maraña is a woman-led, participatory design and planning non-profit that promotes the inclusion of Puerto Rican voices in the creation of our cities and communities. Inspired by the number of citizen-led placemaking initiatives that have mushroomed across Puerto Rico in recent years, La Maraña was co-founded in 2015 as a way to support and offer visibility to citizens hoping to activate their communities and reclaim participation in the urban and community realm. As a result of our work with citizen-led engagement and our core principles of community-based planning, we have collaborated with a series of communities in the exciting task of transforming public spaces through our participato... read more

Project Leaders
La Maraña
La Maraña
Cynthia Michelle Burgos López
Cynthia Michelle Burgos López
Team
Cynthia Burgos Lopez, Melissa Ramirez, Javier Colon Caraballo, Mariangelie Ortiz Ortiz, Edgardo Ortiz Flores, Francisco Susmel
Organization Information
225 calle del Parque
San Juan, 00912
Puerto Rico
7874470247
Organization Information
225 calle del Parque
San Juan, 00912
Puerto Rico
7874470247

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Securing the future of our food systems

By Kristine Garcia | Development and Grantwriting Intern

Since February, our team has been diligently engaged in creating and fostering ongoing collaborations and undertaking intensive work to drive forward our mission of community-driven food sovereignty... Read the full report ›

New applications = more community empowerment

By Melissa Reneth Ramirez | Development & Grantwriting Coordinator

The past few months since February have been full of work, new collaborations, and projects as part of our Participatory Design Laboratory. In March, we launched our yearly open call for community... Read the full report ›

Wrapping Up Five Years

By Javier Colon-Caraballo | Producer and Director

Dear GlobalGiving Community, We are delighted to announce that the processes of colorization, graphic design, musical scoring, and sound design have been successfully completed. Currently, we are in... Read the full report ›
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