Youth Program Launches Academic Success Workshops for Parents

The “Equity and Excellence Project” delivers academic success workshops to empower parents and improve academic outcomes for students. (Left – Right: Yenny Gaspar – Union Graduate 2015, Parent – Jose Rivera, Jeanette Rivera – Godwin Heights Graduate 2015)   By Rachel Lopez Raising kids is a tough job. The Hispanic Center is trying to make it a little easier, at […]

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Mentor Program Connects Students K-College with Resources from 5 Local Organizations

Front right: Juan Mascorro smiles as part of the Promise Partners team.   A criminal justice student in his third year at Grand Rapids Community College, Juan Mascorro sits at a table in the Hispanic Center, sifting through stacks of intake forms, folders and pamphlets. He is the Program Assistant through the Promise Partners collaboration, a peer-to-peer mentoring program. He sits […]

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Festival Details (Spanish)

Vendedores de Festival 2015 Vendedores de Comida A & L Restaurant Arturo’s Tacos D & C Express Pit Stop Tacos el Cuñado 2 Goodtime Ice Cream United Church of Christ Nueva Vida Vendedores de Mercado Guelaguetza – Joyas y ropa Latina Sand Googh – Arte de arena única y pintoresca Mexican Village – Arte Mexicana, artesanías y recuerdos  

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