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 130 children in the Learning Center taking classes on Spanish Literacy.
- 2 Scholars getting a university degree, and three graduates.
- 5 community teaching assistants.
- 4 Local full-time teachers.
- 2013 Best Yale day of service award.
Follow Princeton in Latin America on their Instagram account: @princetoninlatinamerica! The Yspaniola PiLA fellows have taken over the PiLA Instagram for the past week to showcase the work they do within Yspaniola.
Sigue Princeton in Latin America en su Instagram: @princetoninlatinamerica! Los becarios de Yspaniola lo están dirigiendo por esta semana para mostrar el trabajo que realizan con Yspaniola. ... See MoreSee Less