El Puente News

How Green Spaces Protect City Residents From Climate Change

Mar 18, 2022
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Women’s History Month: How Frances Lucerna & El Puente Have Empowered Williamsburg Youth For Decades – Greenpointers

Mar 18, 2022
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Citi Foundation’s Community Progress Makers initiative

Dec 14, 2021

Thrilled to share El Puente was named as one of @Citi Foundation’s Community #ProgressMakers! It’s a privilege to work alongside our fellow grantees in connecting low-income communities & communities of color to greater social & economic opportunity in the U.S. Learn more: citifoundation.com/cpm Progress Makers press release on the Citi Foundation homepage

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Leaders for Peace & Justice

Leadership Centers

Bilingual comprehensive skilled based programs that include academic enrichment, visual and performing arts, sports, health and wellness, and one on one leadership coaching

Green Light District

Flip the disempowerment of gentrification and put the power of transformation in the hands of the residents and stakeholders.

El Puente Academy

The first public school focused on human rights in the U.S.

El Puente M.S. 50 Community School

A Brooklyn middle school focused on promoting youth leadership.

Global Justice Institute

The Global Justice Institute is the hub for training, development, research and convening at El Puente.

El Puente Puerto Rico

El Puente's Latino Climate Action Network (LCAN) is the expression of our commitment to environmental justice in Puerto Ricoights in the U.S.

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The Legacy Continues...

In honor of Luis, El Puente has established the Luis Garden Acosta Legacy Fund.

We invite you to visit our Legacy page to learn more about how you can support El Puente’s global leadership efforts.

Thank you!