Expenditure change from 2006: +8.37%
Mission: To strengthen Latino communities through social, economic, educational, and health services; leadership development; and advocacy.
Service Area: Greater Philadelphia
Executive Director: Nicholas Torres
Asociacion Nacional Pro Personas Mayores
234 E. Colorado Blvd. Suite 300
Pasadena, CA 91101
Phone: (626) 564-1988
Year Established: 1975
2007 Expenditures: $15,770,000
2007 Revenues: $15,808,000
Expenditure change from 2006: +4.58%
Mission: To achieve social change by focusing on the needs of low-income minority and Hispanic older persons, thus impacting the Hispanic community and the nation as a whole. We believe in the right of each human being to have a decent and dignified life. Because of this belief, we attempt to provide some visible means of achieving such a way of life, especially for low income older persons, many of whom, because of language and cultural differences, are more vulnerable than their contemporaries. In response to the needs of the low-income elderly, we provide programs of employment and training, health, housing, and economic development. Aware of ongoing societal changes, we attempt to remain open and creative in our commitment to the Hispanic community.
Service Area: Nationwide
President/CEO: Dr. Carmela G. Lacayo
United Community Center/Centro de la Comunidad Unida (UCC)
1028 South 9th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Phone: (414) 384-3100
Year Established: 1970
2007 Expenditures: $14,332,234
2007 Revenues: $14,456,250
Expenditure change from 2006: +7.02%
Mission: To provide programs to Hispanics and Milwaukee's near south side residents of all ages, in the areas of education, cultural arts, recreation, community development, and health and human services. UCC assists individuals to achieve their potential by focusing on cultural heritage as a means of strengthening personal development and promoting high academic standards in all of its education programs.
Service Area: Milwaukee
Executive Director: Ricardo Diaz
1850 W. 21st St.
Chicago, IL 60608
Phone: (312) 666-4511
Year Established: 1973
2007 Expenditures: $13,664,276
2007 Revenues: $19,303,035
Expenditure change from 2006: +8.67%
Mission: To support and challenge urban families to achieve excellence and participate fully in community life. Our programs exist to enrich and empower people with disabilities, the disenfranchised, and the underserved.
Service Area: Chicago and surrounding suburbs
President: Vincent A. Allocco, Ph.D
The Unity Council
1900 Fruitvale Ave., Ste. 2A
Oakland, CA 94601
Phone: (510) 535-6900
Year Established: 1964
2007 Expenditures: $12,299,599
2007 Revenues: $12,127,969
Expenditure change from 2006: +2.93%
Mission: To help families and individuals build wealth and assets through comprehensive programs of sustainable economic, social and neighborhood development.
Service Area: The greater Oakland area
CEO: Gilda Gonzales
Latin American Youth Center
1419 Columbia Rd. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 319-2225
Year Established: 1974
2007 Expenditures: $12,128,763
2007 Revenues: $12,332,011
Expenditure changed from 2006: N/A
Mission: To support youth and their families in their determination to live, work, and study with dignity, hope, and joy.
Service Area: Washington, D.C. and Maryland
Executive Director: Lori Kaplan
Asociacion Puertorriquenos en Marcha, Inc.
4301 Rising Sun Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone: (267) 296-7200
Year Established: 1970
2007 Expenditures: $11,150,098
2007 Revenues: $11,166,451
Expenditure changed from 2006: N/A
Mission: To assist families achieve their full potential in life through a network of comprehensive services in housing, education, health care, and human services, thereby building strong families and healthy communities.
Service Area: Greater Philadelphia region
Executive Director: Nilda Ruiz
La Casa de Don Pedro
75 Park Ave.
Newark, NJ 07104
Phone: (973) 482-8312
Year Established: 1972
2007 Expenditures: $10,764,000
2007 Reveneues: $11,021,000
Expenditure change from 2006: +2.57%
Mission: To foster self-sufficiency, empowerment, and neighborhood revitalization.
Service Area: Northern Newark as well as parts of Essex county.
Executive Director: Raymond Ocasio
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)
8415 Datapoint Dr. Ste. 400
San Antonio, TX 78229
Phone: (210) 692-3805
Year Established: 1986
2007 Expenditures: $10,684,296
2007 Revenues: $11,203,183
Expenditure change from 2006: +4.40%
Mission: To promote the development of member colleges and universities; initiate and support measures that improve access to and the quality of post-secondary educational opportunities for Hispanic students; and to meet the needs of business, industry, and government through the development and sharing of resources, information, and expertise.
Service Area: Nationwide, Puerto Rico, Latin America, Spain, and Portugal
President/CEO: Antonio R. Flores
Nuevo Amanecer Latino Children Services
5400 Pomona Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
Phone: (323) 720-9951
Year Established: 1994
2007 Expenditures: $10,474,781
2007 Revenues: $10,768,780
Expenditure change from 2006: +2.45%
Mission: To provide children and their families in Southern California with the best quality family-based treatment services.
Service Area: Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside, and San Diego counties
President: Norma Duove-Acosta
El Concilio/Council for Spanish Speaking
308 N. California St.
Stockton, CA 95202
Phone: (209) 547-2855
Year Established: 1968
2007 Expenditures: $7,571,960
2007 Revenues: $7,639,614
Expenditure change from 2006: +18.28%
Mission: To empower the Hispanic community so that its members can improve the quality of their lives and the lives of their children.
Service Area: San Joaquin Valley, California
Executive Director: Jose R. Rodriguez
Erie Neighborhood House
1701 W. Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60622
Phone: (312) 563-5800
Year Established: 1870
2007 Expenditures: $7,235,499
2007 Revenues: $7,547,218
Expenditure change from 2006: +10.53%
Mission: To promote a just and inclusive society by strengthening low-income, primarily Latino families through skill-building, access to critical resources, advocacy, and collaborative action.
Service Area: City of Chicago
Executive Director: Ricardo Estrada
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