Programs - What does the Hispanic Affairs Project do?

Provides opportunities for Hispanic leadership development — both for youth and adults — through trainings and active participation in community life.

Works towards social justice through legislative issues affecting immigrants, migrants and refugees.

Supports families affected for the deportation process and other issues concerning their immigration status.

Focuses on community organizing to meet the needs identified by the communities.

Collaborates with other local, state and national organizations on activities and projects that support the immigrant community.

Coordinates the Hispanic Affairs Committees (former JFI committees) and supports the integration of the newcomers.