FDA actions to bring relief to citizens of Puerto Rico

Washington, DC - "As an agency dedicated to promoting public health, and as fellow Americans, the staff at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is doing all it can to support the immediate needs of Puerto Ricans following the destruction of Hurricane Maria. First and foremost, these efforts are focused around our mission driven responsibilities to ensure the safety of the medical products, blood and the food supply needed by residents of the island. Our efforts also encompass challenges that are unique to Puerto Rico.

Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan will visit the Yuma Main Library

Yuma, Arizona - On Wednesday, September 27th, Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan will visit the Yuma Main Library, 2951 S 21st Drive, to present a $ 26,750 ceremonial check granted by the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, a division of the Arizona Secretary of State, under the Library Services and Technology Act, which is administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Autism Parents Networking, a bilingual support group

Yuma, Arizona - Parents and caregivers are invited to the Heritage Library at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday for Autism Parents Networking, a bilingual support group for those who care for children on the autism spectrum. Share tips and experiences and learn about services available in Yuma County. There is no charge to attend. Please bring your child for an autism-friendly activity.

Wells Fargo Waives Transfer Fees to Send Money to Mexico

Phoenix, Arizona - Wells Fargo & Company announced a $250,000 donation to the American Red Cross to assist with relief efforts in areas of central Mexico that were devastated by a September 19 earthquake. This donation will help the Red Cross assist with preparedness, relief and recovery efforts following the 7.1 magnitude earthquake that killed more than 200 people, injured hundreds more and destroyed buildings and key infrastructure throughout the region. Wells Fargo has maintained a presence in Mexico since 1860.

USS San Diego, 15th MEU Participate in Alligator Dagger 2017

Republic of Djibouti - The amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22), with embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), concluded their participation in the scheduled combat rehearsal known as Alligator Dagger, September 11, in the vicinity of the Republic of Djibouti.