To promote improved quality of life and socio-economic welfare of Puerto Rico through the education and leadership development of the individual, family, and community.
Aspira is a creative and reliable community based organization recognized for its high quality, relevance and integration of its programs and services. Upward Bound aims to improve the number of participants who complete their secondary education, enroll and graduate from institutions of postsecondary education. We provide services to low-income students whose parents have not earned a bachelor's degree and who need to improve their academic skills. This program is sponsored by the United States Department of Education .