Tag: Hurricane Maria

RELEASE: Yadier Molina kicks off mega charity event in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Yadier Molina, catcher of the St. Louis Cardinals and captain of the 2017 Puerto Rico National Baseball Team, is hosting the second edition of Yadier Molina Home Run Derby & Celebrity Softball Game set for Saturday, December 9 at San Juan’s Hiram Bithorn Stadium. This fun-filled charity event benefitting Foundation 4, a nonprofit organization founded by Yadier and his wife Wanda Torres in 2010, will help raise hurricane relief aid […]

Clayton Battalion Chief aids hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico

Weeks have passed since Hurricane Maria first made landfall in Puerto Rico, but the destruction left in its wake and the daily struggle for basic needs were on full display once Jeff Counts arrived there in September. “I wanted to do whatever I could to help these people,” said Counts, a Battalion Chief with the Clayton Fire Department. Counts is also part of the Federal Disaster Relief Team, a group of volunteer first-responders that traveled […]