called the House of Foundation, is has had many distinct uses, for
example before it was a college of the Brotherhood of the Maristas
that gave classes by (founded in 1936).
It contains an important library bequeathed by private funds and
various donations, amongst them one well-known and respected person
in Ribadavia Jesús Sánchez Orriols, affectionately
Other donated funds create the Abrente Cultural Group (providing
library funds, documentary materials, geographic museum,
silk screen design and painting, one sculpture and 12 ceramic pieces).
Other donors include the Merúendano family (library funds,
documentary, intercultural and professional activities).