Mexico, Puerto Rico solidarity rally in Harrisburg after earthquakes, hurricanes

FILE - In this July 29, 2015 file photo, the Puerto Rican flag flies in front of Puerto Rico's Capitol as in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico's governor is pushing ahead with his top campaign promise of trying to convert the U.S. territory into a state, holding a Sunday June 11, 2017, referendum to let voters send a message to Congress. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File)

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) People will gather in Harrisburg for a solidarity rally for Mexico and Puerto Rico after they experienced several natural disasters.

It will be held from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, September 24 at Derry and Kittatiny Streets.

People are planning on bringing flags and plan on wearing red.

Attendees are also encouraged to bring donations like medicine, water and hygiene products.

Mexico has experienced several earthquakes this month killing around 400 people.

Puerto Rico is without power after Hurricane Maria hit the commonwealth as a category 4 storm.

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