Mexico.- The civil foundation Outpatient, created by the actors Diego Luna and Gael García Bernal, received more than 160 million pesos during the administration of former Mexican presidents, Felipe Calderón and Enrique Peña Nieto.
The foundation was created at the end of 2005 and until 2016, Elena Strong, who is an old friend of Brenda Lozano, served as director and legal representative of that association, which revealed the amount delivered to the organization in just over 10 years, reported the newspaper Regeneración.
Diego Luna and Gael García They have assured that their civil association aims to “promote a participatory, critical and informed attitude in the viewer and open new channels of expression and reflection in Mexico and abroad.”
During the last two administrations, it is reported in the Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit (SHCP), which was delivered to the agency between 2009 and 2018, more than 160 million pesos for donations.
From 2009 to 2012, during the administration of Felipe Calderón, Ambulante AC received a total of 35 million 336 thousand 534 pesos.
While from 2013 to 2018, during the government of Enrique Peña Nieto, the association of García Bernal and Diego Luna managed to raise that figure four times more, reaching a figure of 133 million 737 thousand 742 pesos, reported Regeneración.
During the government headed by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, in 2019, Ambulante AC received more than 25 million pesos. Of those revenues, 11 million 284 thousand pesos were national donations.
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By 2020, the resources given to the foundation were less, receiving just over 10 million in donations. National income was 4 million 474 thousand 541 pesos, while foreign contributions totaled just over 5 and a half million pesos.