LA2050 Grants Challenge applications are open now through June 28th, 2024.

PUENTE Learning Center

We are PUENTE: People United to Enrich the Neighborhood Through Education. Building bridges to learning and opportunity in Boyle Heights and beyond.

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    PUENTE's College and Career Program

    PUENTE's College and Career Program provides continual services for up to 10 years to motivate and empower local youth to succeed in their pre-college performance, gain acceptance to and persist through college, obtain a competitive degree, and enter the workforce. Program provides direct classroom instruction, healthcare career exploration workshops, paid internships, scholarships, and intensive case management to increase the number of college graduates in Los Angeles and breaking the cycle of poverty in Boyle Heights and East Los Angeles.