Fundación Popular, Inc. (FP)

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 foundations 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.

General Information

The Team

Management Team:

Elias Dinzey, General Manager

Dabeida Agramonte, Manager of the Programs Division

Ana Valdés, Manager of the Administrative Division

Aida Lora G., Manager of the Financial Division

Ada Josefa Santana, Administrative Assistant

Board Members:

Contact Information

  • Telephone: (809) 544-5919
  • Email: info@fundacionpopular.org
  • Address:

    Ave. 27 de Febrero #256, corner of Federico Geraldino, Torre Empresarial 27 de Febrero , Santo Domingo D.N.

  • Website: www.fundacionpopular.org
  • Social Networks: Facebook | Twitter

Contact Person

  • Name: Elias R. Dinzey
  • Position: General Manager
  • Telephone: (809) 544-5919
  • Email: info@fundacionpopular.org

Operation

  • Type of Organization: Non-Profit Organization
  • International Affiliations:
  • Years of Operation: Since March 4, 2014
  • Number of Employees: 5
  • Number of Members: Grupo Popular and Affiliates
  • Number of Volunteers:

    Personnel of Grupo Popular y Affiliates

  • Sources of Funding:

    Grupo Popular

  • Products/Services:

    Fundación Popular seeks to establish alliances and institutional relationships with non-governmental entities, related public and private institutions, as well as with international humanitarian, developmenalt, multi-lateral financial, and educational organizations, in order to support projects in the field or in areas such as education, health, environment and social management.

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Mission/Vision

Mission:

To contribute to the development and social, human, economic, institutional and environmental progress of the Dominican nation, through the support and implementation of sustainable and innovative actions, in alliance with national and international development actors, and the voluntary collaboration of Grupo Popular and its affiliated businesses.

Vision:

To be the go-to corporate foundation in the area of human development, championing the commitment as a socially responsible organization to supporting the social, economic and environmental progress of the Dominican nation, being a leader in the implementation of transformative and sustainable projects that allow improvement in the quality of life of social and economic sectors and which have an impact on the present and future of Dominicans.

Primary Programs and Projects

Health and Support to Vulnerable Groups:

We believe that, fundamental to the aspiration of our society to have a better quality of life, is the promotion of integrated quality medical attention, and the establishment and development of prevention strategies in order to maintain high health standards. We work to carry out programs on health and attention to vulnerable communities, in a shared labor where we add value to the actions developed by the Red Popular de Aliados

Inclusive Education for Development:

To work in favor of a quality inclusive education for all as a basic tool for development is an aspiration of Fundación Popular, since education is the most important link to articulate the aspirations of Dominican Society towards greater and better development. We guarantee the creation of necessary forum to reflect on the most cutting-edge strategies in the areas of sustainable education, in addition to maintaining and energizing programs for technical and professional development, and to inspire research and support to innovative education initiatives at the community level that are oriented towards vulnerable groups.

Environment:

We turn attention to and care of the environment into a priority which has impact at the national level, fomenting environmental awareness and contributing to the preservation of natural resources through specific initiatives and institutional and corporate actions of Grupo Popular, assuring environmental sustainability and adaptation strategies for the vulnerabilities of climate change.

Social Investment:

We promote and actively participate in the sustainable development of communities, through activities directed at and promoting the social inclusion of each of the members from a holistic perspective and in alliance with local, national and international actors.

Expert Comments

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  • This is a newly-created organization which is focused on promotion the development of employment in the country.

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  • The Foundation has great support from Grupo Popular.
    They have created a process to define a novel work strategy.

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