• During 2016, PRFI was able to expand their locations. The Puerto Rican Family Institutes' head start programs  in Puerto Rico are providing services to the municipalities of San Juan, Ciales, Corozal, Bayamon, Trujillo Alto, Rio Grande and Caguas and many others.

  • Of the children at risk of foster care placement, 98% remain at home.

  • The cycle of multiple psychiatric hospitalizations is broken for 98% of our clients.

  • Unprecedented recognized success in reconnecting homeless individuals with long lost family members.

  • National models have been successfully established based on the Institute's documented experience providing comprehensive education and social services to families and children ages 3 to 5 in our Head Start Programs.

  • PRFI currently operates over 30 programs located throughout New York City and Puerto Rico, providing services to over 10,000 children and adults each year.

  • Launched with charitable funding, Head Start's Mochilas Viajeras, or Traveling Back Packs, encourages children to bring home information each day regarding their activities and motivate parents to participate with their child's learning experiences. 

Puerto Rican Family Institute (PRFI)

Progam Successes

With your support we will continue to develop and diversify programs to enhance our clients' quality of life and the economy of our cities. 

Your contributions have helped PRFI's programs in the following ways: