Batey Relief Alliance launched new Women’s Empowerment Initiative

BROOKLYN, New York.- Through a five-year Strategic Plan (2018-2023), Batey Relief Alliance (BRA)® launched in 2018 a comprehensive Women’s Empowerment Initiative aims to organize 5,000 women and provide them with the tools needed to escape poverty, become self-sufficient and develop their community. Women and girls in Dominican Republic, Haiti and Peru will be equipped with […]

Batey Relief Alliance (BRA) handed over modern medical facility to Dominican Republic.

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, April 4, 2017. – On March 31, 2017, Batey Relief Alliance (BRA)’s Board President in the Dominican Republic, Dr. Togarma Rodriguez signed an agreement with Dominican Republic Ministry of Health’s Regional Director, Dr. Mirna Font-Frias officially handing over BRA’s Medical Center to the Dominican government. “Our objective is to reinforce BRA’s […]

Batey Relief Alliance (BRA) and Procter & Gamble Company address water-borne diseases in Dominican Republic

P & G Children’s Safe Drinking Water (CSDW) program and BRA began distributing 4.5 million water purifier packets combined with personal care and household cleaning products aimed at reducing hygiene and skin-related illnesses among 13,440 people living in vulnerable and impoverished sugarcane plantation rural communities known as “bateyes” in Monte Plata province. MONTE PLATA, DOMINICAN […]

Batey Relief Alliance (BRA), with support of USAID, addresses food insecurity among Dominican’s poorest populations.

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, May 17, 2016 – Through the Batey Relief Alliance (BRA)’s Food Security Program, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) contributed last year more than $629,063.00 to distribute 150.08 metric tons of dehydrated food to more than 20,700 people living in eleven provinces of the Dominican Republic. “The program establishes […]