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HISPANIC RESOURCES - GREATER SPOKANE AREA (Please note: This list is updated on a regular basis to reflect new resources and changes in contact information) To have your organization listed or to make a change in information, please contact Yvonne Lopez-Morton, (509) 354-7290 or firstname.lastname@example.org) Hispanic/Latino Resource Center (El Centro de Spokane) El Centro de Spokane is a non-profit community service agency, established to serve the region’s Spanish speaking citizens. El Centro provides general community information in Spanish for assisting the area’s rapidly growing Hispanic population with issues of transition. Resource information topics include state and federal social service programs, employment and educational opportunities, plus health and legal service referrals. In addition to community service and agency referrals, the Center sponsors community educational seminars. Volunteer orientation and training available. El Centro is located in East Central Community Center, 500 S. Stone St., Spokane, WA 99202 (509) 625-6699 or e-mail email@example.com Spokane Hispanic Business Professional Association Non-profit, association of Spokane area Hispanic professionals, businesses, educators, and other community members interested in business and civic issues. HBPA’s purpose is to promote and serve Hispanic cultural, business and professional interests in the greater Spokane area. HBPA meets the second Wednesday of each month at 11:30 a.m. at Puerto Vallarta Restaurant, Spokane Valley. Meeting location may change when necessary due to special events. President, Joni Riojas Hubbard firstname.lastname@example.org AHANA African, Hispanic, Asian, Native American Business & Professional Association The overall mission of AHANA is to improve the economic status and enhance the quality of life of the AHANA communities through the development of business and employment opportunities Ben Cabildo, Director 509-838-1881 email@example.com Washington Hispanic Affairs Commissioner, Spokane Chair, Yvonne Lopez Morton (509) 354-7290 or (509) 599-1177 firstname.lastname@example.org Official website: www.cha.wa.gov La Prensa Bilingue Monthly Hispanic newspaper printed in English and Spanish Maria Alvarez Gaines/Troy Gaines, Editors & Publishers (509) 483-2523 email@example.com Inland Northwest Community Services Sponsors reading and math tutoring program for youth in collaboration with Gonzaga University School of Education. Outreach to Hispanic community. 11006E 22nd Avenue, Spokane, WA 99206 Contact Andrew Holguin, (509) 922-6623 or 998-7752 firstname.lastname@example.org Continued St. Joseph Parish Spanish mass conducted every Sunday at 1 p.m. Also provides cultural outreach opportunities for the Hispanic Community Deacon Chalo Martinez (509) 927-9827 email@example.com Eastern Washington University Chicano Education Program The mission of Eastern Washington University’s Chicano Education Program is to actively contribute towards enhancing the opportunity and participation of Chicanos/Latinos in higher education. This mission is achieved by actively recruiting and supporting Chicano/Latino students to have a positive and successful academic career Dr. Carlos S. Maldonado, Program Director (509) 359-2404 firstname.lastname@example.org www.ewu Hispanic Business Professional Association Scholarship Program The HBPA awards scholarships each year to Hispanic high school seniors in partnership with the National Hispanic Scholarship Fund. Recipients are honored each year during the annual Hispanic Graduate Celebration/Ceremony Yvonne Montoya Zamora, Scholarship/Graduation Celebration Chair (509) 927-9012 email@example.com Latino Outreach Project Coeur d’Alene, Idaho Marilyn Delgado 208-769-1515 firstname.lastname@example.org LaRaza Latina Gonzaga University Student Group Anna Gonzales, Advisor (509) 323-4069 email@example.com CLEAR Free legal services for low-income people in non-criminal matters. Coordinated legal education, advice, and referral system. A program of the Northwest Justice Project 1-888-201-1014 toll free 1-888-201-9737 TDD 1-888-387-7111 People age 60 and over www.nwjustice.org Hate Incident Response Team of Spokane (HIRTS) An all-volunteer organization committed to providing support for victims of hate incidents. support of hate victims in crisis. To report a hate crime, call the Spokane Police Department Crime Check Line at (509) 456-2233. PO Box 222, Spokane, WA 99210-0222 HIRTS Help Line: (509) 459-3626 Continued Catholic Charities Assistance with citizenship and residency requirements and applications 707 N. Cedar St., Spokane, WA Greg Cunningham (509) 455-6190 Hispanic American Society This organization consists of active duty personnel and their dependents assigned to Fairchild Air Force Base, retired military personnel, civilian personnel and other interested citizens firstname.lastname@example.org Immigration Issues Office of Washington Senator Maria Cantwell Constituent Services Spokane 920 W. Riverside, Suite 697 Spokane, WA 99210 (509) 353-2507 Constituent Services Washington, DC 717 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 (202) 224-3441 Constituent Services Seattle 915 Second Avenue, Suite 3206 Seattle, WA 98174 (206) 220-6400 Thin Air Community Radio Thin Air will soon provide programming to diverse communities and unserved or underserved groups and provide a forum for neglected, progressive perspectives on important local, national and global issues, reflecting values of peace, social, economic and environmental justice, human rights, democracy, multiculturalism, freedom of expression and social change. Lupito Flores, Coordinator Spokane, WA (509) 747-3807 email@example.com www.thinairradio.org Spokane Task Force on Human Relations The Spokane Regional Task Force on Human Relations exists to address issues of racial and cultural discrimination by learning, action, leadership, and partnership within the Spokane community. A public non-profit organization, the SRTFHR is comprised of members from five major facets of the Spokane community. Our members come from a variety of areas within the faith, non-profit, education, government, and business communities in the Spokane region. Kristine M. Reeves, Board President (509) 323.3667 or Kristine@spokanehumanrelations.com www.spokanehumanrelations.org Continued Washington Human Rights Commission The Mission of the Washington State Human Rights Commission is to eliminate and prevent discrimination through the fair application of the law, the efficient use of resources, and the establishment of partnerships with the community. Spokane District Office Rock Point Plaza III 1330 N. Washington ST., Suite 2460 Spokane, WA 99201 (509) 568-3196 or visit www.hum.wa.gov Perciba Incorporated Natural Language Training in Spanish & English for business, travel, personal enrichment, & employment. Language assessment and certification for employment purposes in Spanish and English. Eric Anderson and Marta Reyes (509) 327-8064 firstname.lastname@example.org Spokane International Translation Oral interpretation services available in 50 languages in Spokane, and certified written translation services in any language for the medical, legal, and business communities. Certified court interpreters. Marta Reyes (509) 327-8064 email@example.com Spokane School District 82 Equity Office Vickie Countryman, Director (509) 354-5953 firstname.lastname@example.org Los Vigiles Popular local trio with family members Ricardo, Joe and Christina Vigil. Traditional Mexican favorites to contemporary tempos Joe Vigil (509) 226-1981 email@example.com Salsa Spokane Committed to developing and promoting Latino entertainment in the Spokane area Susanna Lopez, (509) 838-1950 or Susana@salsaspokane.com Reading & Math Tutoring Class Sponsored by the Gonzaga University School of Education For class schedule, call Andy Holguin (509) 922-6623 Hispanic websites listed on next page HISPANIC WEBSITES www.cha.wa.gov Washington Commission on Hispanic Affairs http://www2.state.id.us/icha/ Idaho Commission for Hispanic Affairs firstname.lastname@example.org News for and about Pacific NW Hispanics www.ahanabusiness.org AHANA – African, Hispanic, Asian, Native American Business Assn.) www.wlba.net Washington Latino Business Association http://www.ewu.edu/x7439.xml Eastern Washington University Chicano Education Program http://www.centroculturalha.org/index.htm Washington State Hispanic Calendar of Events http://latino.si.edu/latinsitio/explolatino/exploindex.html Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives http://www.lulac.org League of United Latin American Citizens http://www.sre.gob.mx/seattle/ingles.htm Mexican Consul, Seattle, WA www.hispnews.com News for Hispanics www.hispanicbusiness.com Economic development and business opportunities for Hispanics http://nmaa-ryder.si.edu./issuedos/pages/webzine_2c.html Smithsonian Latino Collections http://www.whatcomhispanic.org Whatcom Hispanic Organization www.semy.org Office of Secondary Education for Migrant Youth www.perciba.com Perciba Incorporated (Translations and Language Classes) www.scholarshipsforhispanics.org (Available scholarships in US for Hispanic students) www.salsaspokane.com Latino entertainment www.migrantstudents.org/bb/washington.php College Assistance Migrant Program www.leapwa.org Latino/a Educational Achievement Project http://www.k12.wa.us/MigrantBilingual Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction Migrant/Bilingual Education Program
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