Northern California 2021 Cohort
Puente de la Costa Sur
Executive Director: Rita Mancera
Co-Investor: Sobrato Family Foundation
As the region’s only community resource center, Puente de la Costa Sur (Puente) supports local leaders and works together with its neighbors to create solutions for the diverse South Coast communities.
Puente’s goal is to foster economic prosperity and security, and to promote individual and community health and wellness. Its programs includes youth leadership, academic support, employment and enrichment for youth ages 14 to 21.