Congreso de Latinos Unidos
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- HQ location:
- Philadelphia, PA
Congreso de Latinos Unidos, Inc. (Congreso), one of the Top 25 Hispanic Nonprofits in the Nation, is a multi-service organization whose mission is to strengthen Latino communities through social, economic, education, and health services; leadership development; and advocacy. Since its founding in 1977, Congreso has evolved from a grassroots organization into a nationally-recognized thought leader. Through its Theory of Change, Congreso seeks self-sufficiency for those it serves by focusing on client-centered, data-driven services delivered through its Primary Client Management (PCM™) model.
Congreso served over 14,000 unduplicated individuals in FY12, and 59,175 unduplicated individuals over the last 5 years, 33,615 (57%) of whom were youth ages 9 to 24 at time of service.
“I love my job because what we do is meaningful for our youth. ”
“I love working with my community.”
“It allows me to continue gaining knowledge on a career choice I am passionate about.”
“We are taking the right path towards helping the community.”