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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.
South Philly Barbacoa’s chef will appear on a segment of ‘What’s Eating America’ this Sunday people

Feb. 15, 2020 5:03 pm

South Philly Barbacoa’s chef will appear on a segment of ‘What’s Eating America’ this Sunday

Cristina Martínez, co-owner of the renowned Mexican restaurant, speaks with Andrew Zimmern about her lamb barbacoa and her activism on February 16 at 9 p.m. on MSNBC.
At Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School, celebrating our first college graduate purpose

Feb. 10, 2020 10:30 am

At Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School, celebrating our first college graduate

In his guest column, John McConnell highlights Johnathan Ortiz who, graduating a semester early, became the school’s first college grad alumni. Ortiz is now working as a security engineer at Comcast, where he interned as a H.S. student.
Services will be held today for Felix Torres Colón, the executive director of NKCDC people

Feb. 10, 2020 6:07 am

Services will be held today for Felix Torres Colón, the executive director of NKCDC

Torres Colón, who died Feb. 5, is remembered professionally as a champion of equity and inclusion, and personally for his commitment to fostering and finding homes for senior and homeless dogs.

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