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Ceiba produces two instructional ‘Vote by mail’ videos you can use in outreach to voters

May 26, 2020 3:29 pm

Ceiba produces two instructional ‘Vote by mail’ videos you can use in outreach to voters

“We want to make sure that people don’t stumble over simple things,” says Will Gonzalez, the executive director of Ceiba.
¿Cómo preparamos a estudiantes sin ninguna historia familiar de educación universitaria?

May 19, 2020 3:00 pm

¿Cómo preparamos a estudiantes sin ninguna historia familiar de educación universitaria?

Debido a la falta de una cultura de educación universitaria en sus comunidades, los estudiantes en el este de Filadelfia del Norte se encuentran en desventaja simplemente por ser 'analfabetos universitarios'.
How do we prepare first-generation graduates for college? purpose

May 19, 2020 12:00 pm

How do we prepare first-generation graduates for college?

For high school students in eastern North Philadelphia, it means becoming both college-ready and college-capable.
Una colaboración en el norte de Filadelfia está eliminando las barreras que impiden obtener un título universitario purpose

Apr. 28, 2020 2:30 pm

Una colaboración en el norte de Filadelfia está eliminando las barreras que impiden obtener un título universitario

Congreso de Latinos Unidos se ha asociado con Penn State Abington para crear un programa que ayudará en forma financiera y académica a los aspirantes a la universidad en la comunidad latina.
Collaboration in eastern North Philadelphia tackles barriers to college purpose

Apr. 28, 2020 11:30 am

Collaboration in eastern North Philadelphia tackles barriers to college

Congreso de Latinos Unidos has partnered with Penn State Abington to bring financial and academic relief to college hopefuls in Latino neighborhoods.
How the city and Kensington-area orgs are trying to fix the census’ historical undercount of Latinxs purpose

Mar. 13, 2020 8:23 am

How the city and Kensington-area orgs are trying to fix the census’ historical undercount of Latinxs

“It’s really important [to be counted] because it’s validation of our presence,” says Will González, the executive director of Ceiba.
Recupere su felicidad focuses on providing mental health services to Latinos living with trauma purpose

Mar. 3, 2020 8:36 am

Recupere su felicidad focuses on providing mental health services to Latinos living with trauma

The "Recover your happiness" program at Casa del Carmen is part of the Hunting Park organization's six-decade commitment to Latino and immigrant families, says guest columnist Camille Crane.
They’re 49% of Kensington-Harrowgate, but their voices are mostly missing from the Safehouse debate purpose

Oct. 15, 2019 9:04 am

They’re 49% of Kensington-Harrowgate, but their voices are mostly missing from the Safehouse debate

Where are the Latinx voices? Nonprofits, civic organizations, readers, news media — we can all benefit from examining whether our version of the proposed supervised injection site story is incomplete.
How I found my voice and embraced my roots — despite a failed ESL journey purpose

Sep. 16, 2019 12:47 pm

How I found my voice and embraced my roots — despite a failed ESL journey

"Looking back, I wish that I didn’t allow outside forces to make me feel like some of the most beautiful parts of myself were a disadvantage," says Kensington Voice journalist Solmaira Valerio.
Here’s a timeline with 19 events you can’t miss during Hispanic Heritage Month purpose

Sep. 12, 2019 4:38 pm

Here’s a timeline with 19 events you can’t miss during Hispanic Heritage Month

Get ready to celebrate 30 days of Latinidad — Philly-style.

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