Successful the Golf Tournament in its 26th edition! Triple-S appreciates the support of its sponsors and collaborators year after year for the traditional golf tournament. Their help will contribute to the company’s mission to bring health and wellness to the communities.
This year the Triple-S Golf Tournament benefited 10 organizations that serve different populations such as children, the elderly, people with functional diversity and diseases such as Alzheimer’s in communities throughout the island. Organizations: Colegio San Gabriel, Instituto Santa Ana, Casa de Niños Manuel Fernández Juncos, Organización Pro de la Atención con Alzheimer, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Instituto Síndrome Down, Hospital Federico Trilla-UPR Carolina y la Fundación Triple-S.
Edmy A. Rivera, Director of Finance at Triple-S, managed to position herself as the MDA Most Valuable Executive in the “Vikingos” edition. Edmy raised the most with $8,767 to support research and patients receiving treatment at the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Triple-S Foundation invested in 10 wide-ranging community projects. It offered potential collaborations across sectors to generate systemic changes that meet Puerto Rico’s needs to address social isolation and loneliness among vulnerable populations. Organizations: Asociación de Exempleados de Socios en Acción (AESA), Centro San Francisco, Corporación Fondita de Jesús, Esperanza para la Vejez, Fundación Hospital Pediátrico, Nuestra Escuela, Plenitud PR, Programa del Adolescente de Naranjito Inc., SER and Waves Ahead.
Employee support during the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event demonstrated their commitment to the fight against cancer. Betty Orsini, who was honored as the godmother of the event, is a cancer survivor and has been an integral part of the activities of this organization; in addition, she has been working at Triple-S for almost five decades.
Year after year Roberto “Bobby” Garcia, President and CEO of Triple-S, has shared the message of cancer prevention, walking alongside employees in the Fit2Be Cancer Free 2023 “CEO Against Cancer” challenge, from the American Cancer Society of Puerto Rico. This initiative has motivated many to take their preventive exams and to continue with the mission of enabling healthy lives.
The team of Triple-S employees in the company of Alexandra Fuentes and ELJD, participated in the Puerto Rico 10k Run at the Teodoro Moscoso Bridge together with 5,000 runners to benefit the Pediatric Hospital Foundation and the Trauma Center Assistance Foundation.
Triple-S Foundation was invited to participate in Florida Blue Foundation’s annual Sapphire Awards for the first time. We were proud speakers on a panel about social isolation and loneliness through our collaborator and world comprehensive expert, Dr. Jualianne Holt-Lunstad. Since 2005, a total of 130 Sapphire Awards totaling $6.5 million have been presented to honored outstanding programs, organizations, and individuals whose services are distinguished by exemplary leadership, innovation, and documented impacts on Mental Well-being across Florida
With the efforts of Triple-S employees, its Gente Valiosa, and its CAPitanes, $22,000 was raised to help improve treatment facilities and equipment for children with cancer at the Pediatric Hospital. The support, generosity, and solidarity that employees show year after year in this movement to CAP Foundation is commendable.
Triple-S dresses in pink to host the Pink Warrior event. In its genuine commitment to the fight against cancer, Triple-S works hand-in-hand with the American Cancer Society to raise awareness about the importance of early detection and prevention of breast cancer and thus help save more lives.