("Bridge" en Español)

Puente is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization using proprietary technology and community-led development initiatives to improve the standard of living in the Dominican Republic

Our mission is to connect international development organizations and local institutions with underserved communities more efficiently to make development work more collaborative, impactful and sustainable.

Our vision is a world where development organizations collaborate smartly & selflessly to maximize their collective impact on the individuals & communities being served.

  • 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Corporation
  • HQ: South Bend, IN
  • Community Focus: Constanza, DR

Our Team

Scott Coppa

Cofounder & CEO


Paul Anthony

Cofounder & CFO

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Hope Tambala

Cofounder & CTO

Crismary Gutierrez

Community Outreach Coordinator