Yspaniola is an education non-profit organization based in Batey Libertad, Dominican Republic.
In the Dominican Republic, more than 200,000 people live in bateys, which are marginalized communities with limited access to clean water, electricity, sanitation, education and healthcare.
Yspaniola believes that by creating quality education programs from preschool through university and encouraging civic participation, we can support community action necessary for change.
- Over 160 children in the Learning Center taking Spanish literacy classes
- 4 Scholars getting a university degree, and three graduates
- 5 community teaching assistants
- 4 Local full-time teachers