The Bridge of Southern New Mexico
The Bridge of Southern New Mexico, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit, is literally building bridges inside and outside Doña Ana County, New Mexico, that connect educational success for students with building a stronger future workforce for the future and the ultimate goal of long-term economic development.
The Bridge is an innovative public-private partnership between the top leaders in business, economic development, government, and education that promotes collaboration community-wide and leverages the resources of their group to identify and implement effective, measurable change. Working at a unique moment in New Mexico's history, The Bridge is perfectly positioned to be the epicenter of educational change for Doña Ana County, the state, and ultimately, the country at large.
In a short time period of time, The Bridge has made an impact in both educational outcomes and return on investment of educational dollars. It harnesses the commitment and resources of parallel initiatives to develop a comprehensive network of partners working together toward the same goal.
The Bridge of Southern New Mexico facilitates collaboration and leverages resources between public and private sectors to support educational excellence and optimize the workforce in Doña Ana County.
Vision: All students in Doña Ana County graduate with skills to compete in an international workforce