El Puente Learning Center
El Puente Learning Center
St. Mary’s Center
Hispanic Catholic Ministry Office
310 Allen St.
Dayton, OH 45410
Tel.: (937) 258-1309

Mission Statement:
“El Puente” Learning Center will provide a bridge for the Latino students from the Dayton Public Schools and non-public Schools to narrow the gap of identified academic shortcomings.

Description of Services:
 The program will be a combined effort of the Wright State University College of Education and Human Services, Dayton Public Schools (DPS) and the League of Latin American Citizens (LULAC).  The center will be located at the Hispanic Catholic Ministry, which will be equipped with a computer lab provided by LULAC. The after school tutoring program will run from 2:00-6:00 Monday-Friday. There will be future programming, which will involve English/Spanish classes for the community and computer classes. Rosa Casey is coordinating volunteer opportunities.

OLANet Admin Contact:

First Name: Hanna
Last Name: Whalen
Title: n/a
Phone: (937) 258-1309
E-mail: h.whalen15@gmail.com

Organization Director/President/CEO:
First Name: Tony
Last Name:Ortiz

Title: Board of Trustees

Phone:(937) 607-7430

E-mail: tony.ortiz@wright.edu