Below please find a list of organizations focusing on Human Rights in the Dominican Republic.
|Entity Name||About Us|
|Acción Callejera-Fundación Educativa, Inc.||
Acción Callejera Fundación Educativa, Inc. began its work in 1989 in Santiago, in the arms of its Founding Members Manuel Bonnelly, Margarita Guzmán and Irenarco Ardila. It was created to benefit . . .
|Aldeas Infantiles SOS Dominicana, INC||
Aldeas Infantiles SOS was founded by Austrian educator Hermann Gmeiner in 1949, in Imst, Austria. He was committed to helping children who had lost their homes, security and families as a result of . . .
|Asociación Casa Abierta, Inc.||
Casa Abierta is the first Dominican institution (since 1974) dedicated to aiding Dominican society in the prevention and treatment of the problematic use of psychoactive substances.
|Asociación Club Nuevo Ambiente, Inc.||
Asoclubnuam, founded on August 9, 1987, as a simple sports club, has been adapting itself to the needs of the sector. It has acquired legal status and defined its scope of action and line of work, n . . .
|ASOCIACIÓN PARA EL DESARROLLO DE LA MICROEMPRESA||
ADEMI is a private non-profit institution, that is neither political nor religious, which was created by Presidential Decree No. 745 of February 11, 1983, by virtue of Law 520 of July 26, 1920, relat . . .
|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 . . .
|Dispensario Médico Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe||
Dispensario Médico Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe is an institution that receives everyone who seeks help without regard to their means.
The DREAM Project became a formally recognized U.S. Section 501(c)3 nonprofit in 2002, but the groundwork was laid in 1995 when a group of Dartmouth students came to the Dominican Republic for a seme . . .
|Escuela Hogar Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos||
In 1954, a boy was arrested for stealing from the poor box of a small church in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico. The young priest in charge, Father William Wasson of the United States, was unwilling to p . . .
|Fundación Abriendo Camino||
The Fundacion Abriendo Camino (FAC) is a non-profit organization working to improve the lives of children in the marginalized neighborhood of Villas Agricolas, in northern Santo Domingo, Dominican Re . . .