Coordination & Service

Foundation for Poverty Solutions

This foundation seeks to protect the members of the community who are most in need by supporting, promoting, and developing social and educational initiatives. The fight against poverty is the focus of the foundation’s work, and it leverages a unique social model in Argentina with governmental and private sector partnerships and an approach of comprehensive and multidisciplinary intervention, providing effective and efficient responses to thousands of citizens.

Educational Support Foundation

The foundation manages a network of twenty-four Catholic educational institutions and seeks to improve these schools’ academics and provide quality education for over 4000 students of disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds. Reading, Mathematics, and English are the three main axes of pedagogy. To monitor the students’ improvement, standards are being applied in all participating schools, and practices are being systematized in the different school grades.

Prominent Private University

Located in Montevideo and other cities in the country, this is the oldest private university in Uruguay with the widest coverage within the national territory, and it represents the main work of the Catholic church in Uruguayan higher education. Its commitment to academic excellence, ideological pluralism, ecumenism, and inter-religious dialogue has made it a leading institution in Uruguay’s cultural life.

Downtown Coworking Space

This coworking space is located in a AAA category building in the downtown Retiro area. It offers entrepreneurs and professionals a first rate space at very low cost, with options for shared spaces, fixed desks, and even exclusive offices. This coworking space stands out for its excellent work climate, professionalism, and great sense of community for its members.

E-Commerce Development Startup

A “marketplace as a service” business that offers an integral and innovative solution adapted to the needs of each of its customers.  The company offers diverse and comprehensive services to its clients to help manage their e-commerce in a turnkey fashion, via promotions, logistics, customer service, marketing, technology, and payment management. 

Housing Development Nonprofit

This nonprofit organization promotes access to adequate housing for the most vulnerable populations. Through the organization’s projects, they offer families living in inadequate conditions the opportunity to manage a solution to their housing problem.  The organization also promotes human and community development to ensure a sustainable solution over time. The type of solutions can be: loans to build or improve housing; technical legal assistance for self-assisted building; and regulated rents.

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