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10Nov 2017

Cooper’s Take: Private-Equity Firms Rally Around Puerto Rico

Charitable fund founded by Orlando Bravo with a $10 million donation has collected $15 million more from the private-equity community [Laura Cooper  |  WSJ]   Private-equity executives have long put their financial firepower behind philanthropic projects—Stephen Schwarzman’s donation to the New York Public Library and David Rubenstein’s efforts to repair and protect national icons such as the Washington […]

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07Nov 2017

Investor Bravo Raises $25 Million for Puerto Rico Relief

[David Carey  |  Bloomberg.com]   Orlando Bravo, managing partner of technology-focused private equity firm Thoma Bravo, has raised a total of $25 million to help Puerto Rico recover from the hurricane that devastated the island in September. Bravo, who initially put up $10 million of his own money to jump-start hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico, […]

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10Oct 2017

Puerto Rico about ‘survival’ right now: Orlando Bravo

Orlando Bravo, Thoma Bravo co-founder, talks about efforts to provide private sector funds to help Puerto Rico after the devastation of Hurricane Maria. Puerto Rico about ‘survival’ right now: Orlando Bravo from CNBC.

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10Oct 2017

CBS News: Orlando Bravo Pledges $10M to Help Puerto Rico

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02Oct 2017

Hermanos boricuas ayudan a los alcaldes de San Germán, Mayagüez y Lares

[Irizarry Álvarez | El Nuevo Día]   Alejandro y Orlando Bravo llegaron hoy a Puerto Rico trayendo un avión lleno de muchos suministros para estos municipios Llegaron contentos. En sus ojos había un brillo especial y era el de la esperanza. No era para menos. Los hermanos Alejandro y Orlando Bravo llegaron hoy a su […]

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01Oct 2017

Celebrity chef Jose Andrés feeding thousands in Puerto Rico, as relief flows in

[Howard Cohen | Miami Herald] Orlando Bravo, a Puerto Rican businessman and investor living in California, chartered planes that left Fort Lauderdale airport Saturday morning bound for Puerto Rico with supplies. He said he would donate $10 million to Puerto Rico through his Bravo Family Foundation. “Through efficient use of capital, our supply chain expertise […]

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01Oct 2017

Corporate donations for Hurricane Maria relief top $24 million

[Kaya Yurieff | CNN Money] Companies are stepping up to rebuild Puerto Rico. As of Friday, corporate donations have reached $24.1 million for Hurricane Maria relief efforts — about triple the amount that had been contributed four days ago, according to an estimate from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. … In addition, Orlando Bravo, the […]

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01Oct 2017

Comprometidos los hermanos Bravo con la Isla

[Irizarry Álvarez | PrimeraHora] Alejandro y Orlando Bravo llegaron hoy a su natal país trayendo un avión con suministros para San Germán, Mayagüez y Lares. ¡Estos sí que son bravos! Llegaron contentos. En sus ojos había un brillo especial y era el de la esperanza. No era para menos. Los hermanos Alejandro y Orlando Bravo […]

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30Sep 2017

Private jet and yacht charters from South Florida join hurricane relief efforts in Caribbean

[Arlene Satchel | SunSentenial] With vital emergency supplies, food and medicine still not reaching countless hurricane victims in Puerto Rico and other stricken Caribbean islands, private air and yacht charters are stepping in to render aid. Several relief missions in recent days have departed from South Florida airports and marinas bound for Caribbean islands decimated […]