“[Stefano Foundation] is a trustworthy and honest organization that offers assistance to many in need. Zorimar Betancourt is an incredible human being. After losing her beloved son Stefano, she has dedicated her life to helping many causes. "
— Mayna, Puerto Rico
The Stefano Steenbakkers Betancort Foundation, Corp. is a non-profit organization created to honor the memory of the young man of the same name, who was murdered in June 2012 in Dorado, Puerto Rico.
Stefano's death shocked the entire country. His actions, however, are a source of inspiration and healing for thousands of people who hear the story of this exceptional young man.
At 16, Stefano registered as an organ donor. Six months later he passed away, giving life and hope to others through the greatest gift of life: organ and tissue donation.
Our mission is to support, educate, and be instruments of transformation to prolong the well-being of those who come to us.
Our vision is providing Wings to Life, giving support in loss management and prevention of violence.