Who We Are
CRECE (for its acronym in Spanish) is the Center for Economic Renewal, Growth and Excellence. We are a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization dedicated to formulating, disseminating and implementing policies and practices that promote economic freedom, personal responsibility and opportunities in Puerto Rico and Latino communities in the United States to attain their full potential for growth and prosperity
Growth is at the core of our mission. As a think-tank organization based in Puerto Rico, we are committed to advancing the same principles and policies that have proven time and again to best enable individuals and societies to thrive and prosper throughout the world. We are convinced that to prosper and attain individual and collective growth, Puerto Rico must urgently explore new strategies and policies that will enable the island to overcome the formidable structural and public policy challenges it is currently facing. CRECE seeks to become a key agent in the advancement of the Puerto Rican society as an integral and vibrant component of the increasingly larger Latino community in the United States.