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

Entity Name About Us
Fundación ANSPAC

The Asociación Nacional Pro Superación Personal (ANSPAC) is a non-profit organization organized in accordance with the laws of the Dominican Republic. It was started on February 14, 2000 and was i . . .ncorporated by Presidential Decree No. 949-02 on December 16, 2002. ANSPAC is an education and community-oriented foundation which seeks to empower women as the pillars of their families. It is affiliated with ANSPAC International, based in Mexico.

Fundación Budista TZU CHI

La Fundación Budista Tzu Chi (TZUCHI), established by Dharma Master Cheng Yen in 1966 in Taiwan with the help of thirty housewives each saving fifty cents whenever she could, today works with chari . . .table, educational, health, cultural and environmental missions. Wishing that every day the world would suffer fewer disasters and that society would be full of peace and harmony.

Fundación Centro Nuestra Esperanza

The Fundación Centro Nuestra Esperanza, a project of the Religiosas Oblatas del Santísimo Redentor, is dedicated to promoting the dignity and rights of girls, adolescents and women who have been v . . .ictims of the slavery of prostitution, who are marginalized and excluded from society which renders them invisible, denying them access to health care, education and dignified employment opportunities.

Fundación Hogar de Niñas MADELAES

The Fundación Hogar de Niñas MADALAES strives to provide a home to girls who are orphans, abandoned or from extremely impoverished homes. It began in the year 1995, with the taking in of two girl . . .s into a rented house. At that time, the foundation had only its vocation of service and its unbreakable faith in a merciful God. With the help it received from individuals and institutions, both local and international, the foundation obtained land and built an actual home. Its family has been growing so that today it has 49 girls and young women between the ages of 6 months and 25 years of age (university students),

Fundación Manos Unidas por Autismo

La Fundación Manos Unidas por Autismo is a non-profit organization that arose from the initiative of families united by the same vision and needs. Currently, we have a Center where we offer differe . . .nt types of assistance, in order to offer our families and their children our services in the integral manner that they deserve.

Fundación Misión Internacional de Rescate

Fundacion MIR is a non-profit organization that seeks to provide marginalized people in the Dominican Republic with a variety of educational services which will change their lives. Since 1990, we ha . . .ve served women, youth and children of La Roman and the Eastern region of the country by uniting and working with them to provide financing for social programs. With the assistance of benefactors and individual donors, our programs offer educational opportunities and technical training to the people who need it most in our community.

fundacion oncologica del este

We are a non-profit organization created to address the economic and social needs of individuals with cancer in the eastern region of the Dominican Republic. We operate without regard to any pre-est . . .ablished ideology (political, religious, race or sex). Our goal is to counsel families and patients with oncological and hematological pathologies:
-Illness
-Scientific alternative treatments
-Rights to receive holistic attention in health matters, –improving the quality of life
Our efforts are geared towards improving the quality of life and the care of individuals living with cancer in this region.
The Foundation offers special assistance programs that are maintained and operated with international and national aid through other organizations with the same objectives, offering a helping hand in the fight against cancer.

Fundación para el Desarrollo Comunitario, Save the Children Dominicana, Inc.

Save the Children is an international non-governmental organization that promotes children’s rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries. Established in the United King . . .dom in 1919, Save the Children seeks to improve the lives of children through better education, health care, and economic opportunities, as well as providing emergency aid in natural disasters, war, and other conflicts. Save the Children began its work in the Dominican Republic in 1972, in the Community of Loma de Cabrera near the Haitian border. In 1976, Fundación para el Desarrollo Comunitario (FUDECO), also known as Save the Children Dominicana, Inc., was established, and today has projects in eight Dominican provinces.

Fundación Pediátrica por un Mañana

Fundación Pediátrica por un Mañana (FPUM) believes that all lives have the same value, and thus is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to providing assistance to the Department of Neonato . . .logy of the Maternidad Nuestra Señora de La Altagracia, with the goal of having all newborn patients and their mothers receive the best medical care possible during their first moments of life. FPUM opened the first integral training center “Restaurando un Mañana” (Retoring a Tomorrow) with the goal of restoring young mothers, offering them the opportunity to finish their high school degrees and take technical vocational courses, as well as receive psychological assistance, while their children receive early education in the infant daycare program. FPUM offers the program “Valores por un Mañana” (Values for A Tomorrow) in educational centers at the national level.

Fundación Popular, Inc.

Fundación Popular, Inc. is the social agenda arm of Grupo Popular and its affiliates and works in the area of economic, social and environmental sustainability policies. It also strengthens other f . . .oundations and social organizations in the Dominican Republic which promote sustainability initiatives in favor of the social, economic and environmental growth of the nation.
As a corporate foundation, Fundación Popular operates as a guarantor of the other social responsibility actions of Grupo Popular and its affiliates, through Socially Responsible Investment (SRI), as a fundamental part of the Sustainable Action Model.