Service Area: East/Northeast Los Angeles
President/CEO: Richard S. Amador
Center Home for Hispanic Elderly
1401 N. California
Chicago, IL 60622
Phone: (773) 645-2300
Year Est.: 1982
1999 Revenues: $4,888,112
1999 Expenditures: $4,845,299
Mission: To provide long-term skilled and intermediate care, giving special attention to the cultural and bilingual needs of the residents. Healthy living and the importance of the family and community are emphasized in order to improve the quality of life of residents.
Service Area: Metropolitan Chicago
President/CEO: Ann R. Alvarez
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
634 S. Spring St.
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Phone: (213) 629-2512
Year Est.: 1968
1999 Revenues: $6,303,793
1999 Expenditures: $4,805,649
Mission: MALDEF is a national civil rights organization that protects and promotes the civil rights of Hispanics through advocacy, community education and outreach, leadership development, higher-education scholarships, and, when necessary, the legal system.
Service Area: Nationwide
President/CEO: Antonia Hernandez
Coalition for Hispanic Family Services
315 Wyckoff Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11237
Phone: (718) 497-6090
Year Est.: 1989
1999 Revenues: $4,782,599
1999 Expenditures: $4,782,599
Mission: To empower children, youth, and families through opportunities for success and self-reliance while reinforcing their sense of cultural and self-identity.
Service Area: North Brooklyn and adjacent communities
President/CEO: Denise Rosario
Council for the Spanish Speaking Inc.
614 W. National Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Phone: (414) 384-3700
Year Est.: 1964
1999 Revenues: $4,117,895
1999 Expenditures: $4,246,177
Mission: To empower the Milwaukee Hispanic community and the community at large by providing education, housing, and social services to help families and individuals overcome social, economic, and cultural barriers to self-sufficiency and productivity.
Service Area: N/A
President/CEO: Filiberto Murguia
Niņos Latinos Unidos
10016 Pioneer Blvd., #123
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
Phone: (562) 801-5454
Year Est.: 1994
1999 Revenues: $5,100,000
1999 Expenditures: $4,200,000
Mission: To meet the cultural and linguistic needs of the dependent population of greater Los Angeles.
Service Area: Los Angeles County
President/CEO: Fahir Milian
United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
2175 K St. N.W., #100
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: (202) 842-1212
Year Est.: 1979
1999 Revenue: $3,629,751
1999 Expenditures: $3,999,360
Mission: To advocate, promote, and facilitate the success of Hispanic businesses.
Service Area: Nationwide
President/CEO: George Herrera
Hispanic Federation Inc.
84 William St., 15th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Phone: (212) 742-0707
Year Est.: 1990
1999 Revenues: $4,000,000
1999 Expenditures: $3,900,000
Mission: To build and strengthen community-based organizations that provide Hispanics with a host of services, including immigration services, health care, economic development, job training, AIDS prevention, youth services, leadership development, and housing.
Service Area: Throughout New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut
President/CEO: Lorraine Cortes-Vazquez
Hispanic Health Council Inc.
175 Main St.
Hartford, CT 06106
Phone: (860) 527-0856
Year Est.: 1979
1999 Revenues: $3,889,000
1999 Expenditures: $3,626,000
Mission: To improve the health and social well-being of Puerto Rican/Hispanic and other underserved communities through research, service, education, and advocacy.
Service Area: Greater Hartford, Connecticut
President/CEO: Rolando Martinez
National Hispanic University
14271 Story Rd.
San Jose, CA 95127
Phone: (408) 254-6900
Year Est.: 1981
1999 Revenues: $4,100,000
1999 Expenditures: $3,600,000
Mission: To enable Hispanics, other minorities, women, and others to acquire an undergraduate degree or certificate through a multicultural educational experience and to achieve a career in business, education, or technology.
Service Area: Students from across the nation
President/CEO: Roberto Cruz
Latin American Youth Center
1419 Columbia Rd. N.W.
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 319-2225
Year Est.: 1974
1999 Revenues: $3,740,580
1999 Expenditures: $3,497,860
Mission: To support youth and families in their determination to live, work, and study with dignity, hope, and joy.
Service Area: Washington, Columbia Heights, Mt. Pleasant, Adams Morgan
President/CEO: Lori M. Kaplan
California Hispanic Commission
2101 Capitol Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95816
Phone: (916) 443-5473
Year Est.: 1975
1999 Revenues: $3,400,135
1999 Expenditures: $3,438,536
Mission: To provide counseling services to the Hispanic community in California for overcoming alcohol and drug abuse and domestic violence and abuse.
Service Area: East LA and Orange County
President/CEO: James Z. Hernandez
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