On May 24, our Home was chosen as an institution allied to the "Best Community Care Program" of Abarca Healthcare among 50 applicants. We are one of 4 institutions that will receive funding and constant volunteer support over the… Read More
In March 2019, missionaries from the Family Church of Wisconsin took on the task of planting an orchard and garden for our children. The orchard will provide organic produce such as peppers, pigeon peas and tomatoes for the… Read More
Mr. Lowell Blackman took the initiative to raise funds for the Hogar among his friends. He then went personally to the Hogar to deliver the donation on March 19, 2019. We greatly appreciate Mr. Blackman’s initiative and… Read More
On February 21, 2019 representatives of Johnson & Johnson donated a washer and dryer to the Hogar. Luis Ortíz and Jonathan Valentín, employees from the Añasco office, came to present the useful donation. The Hogar thanks… Read More
On January 15 2019, we held the kickoff a project for the installation of a solar energy system at the Hogar. The solar system will allow the Hogar to continue its operations autonomously and without interruption even when the… Read More
During the Christmas festivities, the Three Kings stopped by to bring joy to the children of the Hogar. Balthasar, Melchior and Gaspar brought gifts and words of wisdom for each of our children. It was wonderful to watch our… Read More
The installation ceremony of the new Board of Directors of the Hogar took place on December 5, 2018. Eleven citizens, strongly committed with the Hogar’s mission, took an oath to serve and lead our institution for the next two… Read More
On November 8, 2018, the Hogar celebrated its Annual General Assembly in which the new board of directors was elected in the company of the new executive director, Mrs. Antoinette Beltrán. The new board of directors will be… Read More
On September 11, the Department of Justice of Puerto Rico approved a grant for the Hogar, under the V.O.C.A. legislative donations program. Our director, Antoinette Beltrán, received the donation from Mrs. Wanda Vázquez Garced,… Read More
On August 18, 2018, the Hogar held a fundraising concert featuring the famous salsa group, El Gran Combo. It was a magical night among friends and family sharing the great music that gives pride to Puerto Rico. Read More
Last July, University of Wisconsin professor, James Tinjum rode over 2,000 km by bicycle through the U.S. Midwest to raise funds to install a solar energy system at the Hogar. We sincerely thank Professor Tinjum for his generous… Read More
THE HOGAR INVITES YOU TO GET INVOLVED!
The operation of our shelter home for children (the Hogar) is greatly possible thanks to grants and donations from institutions such as United Way, government agencies, civic organizations, merchants and private companies. However, most important is the support of the COMMUNITY, individuals and families that are committed to help El Hogar continue its work and make a difference in the lives of its children.
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For over two decades, the Hogar has been mainly sustained by the financial support of government agencies, private grants and donations, religious and civic organizations, corporations, businesses, and residents of the City of Mayagüez and surrounding towns.
The Hogar Albergue para Niños Jesús de Nazaret has been providing love, services, and a better future to boys and girls who have been victims of abuse or neglect for over twenty years.