RDF helps UnidosUS affiliates and Latino organizations finance charter and private schools.  We support schools and their leadership teams who demonstrate a clear educational vision, a culture of high expectations & values, and academic excellence.  As a matter of practice, we work closely with school leaders to ensure success is attainable for all students served.

RDF, through its investment activities, encourages and empowers students to meet higher standards of learning and achievement enabling them to reach their full potential.

Together we improve the collective future of those we serve.


Teacher Helping Students

Case study

Brilla College Preparatory Charter School
Bronx, NY

Seton Education Partners, Inc.
Renovation Funding

The project involved the renovation of a 28,748 square foot school facility located in Bronx, NY for a start-up K-8 college preparatory charter school.  The charter school brings classical curriculum into the 21st century through the implementation of a blended learning model and establishment of a scholarly school culture, focused on charter development with a faith-based after school program.

– 52 permanent jobs created
– 10 temporary jobs created
– 532 students served


Adrian Ruiz

Elyssa Dear
Investment Analyst