Below please find a list of organizations focusing on Education in the Dominican Republic.

Entity Name About Us
Cámara Americana de Comercio de la República Dominicana

The American Chamber of Commerce of the Dominican Republic) (AMCHAMDR) (La Cámara Americana de Comercio de la República Dominicana) is a non-profit organization comprised of 2,100 companies . . ., both Dominican and American, that seeks to empower its members to maximize the development of their potential based on three pillars – economic, professional and social – through the facilitation of access to information, opportunities, a best practices culture, respect for the rule of law and corporate social responsibility.
AMCHAMDR is the only institution of its kind with a true presence at the national level through 9 offices throughout the country: Santiago, Moca, San Francisco, La Vega, Puerto Plata, San Pedro, La Romana, Higüey y Baní.
The activities organized by AMCHAMDR are specifically designed to keep its members informed of the most important business world trends, both nationally and internationally. Through its offering of services it strives to, in addition, offer them concrete solutions and opportunities for business and professional growth that succeed in having a positive impact on the economic development of their companies and, as a consequence, of the country.

Centro de Intervención Conductual para Hombres

The Centro de Intervención Conductual para Hombres was established on July 15, 2008, under the jurisdiction of the Office of the District Attorney, headed at that time by Magistrate José Manuel Her . . .nández Peguero.

Centro Educativo Santo Niño Jesús, Fe y Alegría

The Centro Educativo Santo Niño Jesús, Fe y Alegría (Escuela Lecheria) is a formal education center that works in a holistic manner to offer better opportunities for the children that belong to th . . .e community of Batey Lechería, a sector that is characterized by extreme poverty. This public Dominican school (pre-kinder to third grade) is part of the Fe y Alegria network, and is supported by Las Hermanas del Santo Niño Jesús and other national and international organizations.

Centro para el Desarrollo Agropecuario y Forestal

Founded in 1987, the Centro para el Desarrollo Agropecuario y Forestal (CEDAF), formerly known as the Fundación para el Desarrollo Agropecuario (FDA), is a private nonprofit organization that promot . . .es Dominican sustainable development in the agricultural and forestry sector, through training, information, institutional innovation, policy analysis and sector strategies. The Center strives for institutional excellence and high credibility in order to stimulate a competitive agricultural industry that aims to reduce poverty and protect the environment.

Centros APEC de Educación a Distancia, Inc.

Centros APEC de Educación a Distancia (CENAPEC) is a non-profit educational institution, created on April 4, 1972, under the auspices of Acción Pro-Educación y Cultura (APEC).
CENAPEC is an instit . . .ution completely dedicated to the public good, offering educational opportunities to adult Dominicans of limited economic resources. Without receiving significant funding from any institution, the importance of CENAPEC is also founded in the self-sustaining nature of its financing.
Its reason for being is to offer educational programs to Dominican adults, in order to improve their quality of life and facilitate their incorporation into the process of national development. Through our institutional life more than 600,000 students from all sectors of society have benefited from our educational offerings: more than 130,000 graduates have received degrees from the basic and secondary education program.

Chispa Emprendedora

CHISPA EMPRENDEDORA is an organization that is led by a group of young people. The organization Chispa Emprendedora arose out of the necessity of creating social conscience regarding the value added . . . by the entrepreneur, at the individual as well as societal level, transforming dreamers into doers who adopt a culture of entrepreneurism as their life’s work.

Clínica de Familia La Romana

Founded in 1999 by Dr. Stephen W. Nichols, a pioneer in providing medical care to children with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and their families, Clínica de Familia la Romana is a Dominican non . . .-profit organization which provides comprehensive health services to vulnerable populations in and around La Romana, Dominican Republic. It operates in collaboration with the Dominican Ministry of Public Health.

Coalición Educación Digna

Coalición Educación Digna (CED) began in 2010 as the joint effort of a group of more than 200 civil society organizations and activists who sought, through peaceful civic action, compliance with th . . .e Ley General de Educación No. 66-97, which since 1997 established that 4% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) be directed to pre-university public education. Armed with yellow umbrellas emblazoned with the slogan “4% para la Educación, ” a social movement began that kept growing to include more individuals and organizations until it became a true civic avalanche. Finally, in 2013, a national budget was approved that designated 4% of GDP to pre-university education. CED, from then on and through distinct instances of social oversight, monitors the efficient and optimal use of the 4% resources to ensure quality public education.

Compañía de Electricidad San Pedro de Macorís, S.A.

The Compañía de Electricidad de San Pedro de Macorís (CESPM) arose out of the bid emitted by the Compañía Dominicana de Electricidad (CDE) in 1997. In December of 2006, CESPM was acquired in it . . .s entirety by a consortium led by the Basic Energy Group, which began to manage the approximately 60 employees which comprised the company, as well as each of the three 100 MW combined cycle units of Siemens, for a total of 300 MW, which turned it into one of the mayor energy centers of the country. CESPM is the owner of a power purchase agreement for 20 years, which constitutes the first and only sovereign contract ratified by the Dominican National Congress.
In CESPM, Corporate Social Responsibility is a pillar of the corporate culture, and impacts everything done on the inside and outside of the company. Its Corporate Social Responsibility policy is reflected in its organizational values, its corporate ethics with which it carries out its business. and the strict compliance with the law which governs its operations.

Consejo Internacional para la Promoción de la Libertad y el Desarrollo Humano Sostenible (PROLIDER)

We are a non profit organization from the Dominican Republic and registered in Mexico and Colombia. In the Dominican Republic we work with education and communication for development. We have a lit . . .eracy program in 23 regions across the country that benefits 5000 students, and more than 200 professors.