Building Bridges of Hope (BBOH) is the North American arm of FUMSIL, a community development foundation abroad. FUMSIL is a Catholic Christian nonprofit organization along the border of Haiti and the Dominican Republic. We are comprised of religious and laity committed to community development, assisted by the municipal government in order to help communities with very limited economic resources. The main office is located in El Llano, Elias Pina, Dominican Republic.
We run a wide variety of projects and programs including: mobile medical and dental clinics serving 10,000+ people; educational initiatives (literacy programs, construction of schools, etc.); children’s nutrition program and development center; international volunteer programs; senior center; reforestation projects; and many more!
- Meet the people of Building Bridges of Hope
- Meet the Board of Directors
- Learn how Building Bridges of Hope began
Our mission to improve the quality of life for those living along the Haitian-Dominican border is possible thanks to donors like you! Building Bridges of Hope is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.