Hispanic Center in the News

“This Space is Not Abandoned” made ArtPrize shortlist

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The venue is open until October 9, 2016, Monday -Thursday from 5 p.m.- 8 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays from 12 p.m.- 8 p.m. and Sundays from 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.. Performances are held at varying times Friday’s through Sunday’s and Tuesday’s.

Community partnership helps close education gaps

September 26, 2016

Traffic stop study hears from Hispanics

WZZM 13,  August 29, 2016

Hispanic Center of Western Michigan helps Latino community thrive

State of Exception wins Artista Latina award at ArtPrize

Varnum invites students from Hispanic Center program to learn about the law

Legal News, July 29, 2016

The Hispanic Center of West Michigan with KCAD students and Cook Arts Center worked on a mural

. The KCAD students and alumnus worked with the Cook Arts Center and the Hispanic Center of West Michigan to help the teens design and complete the large project at 912 Grandville Avenue which promotes unity, identity, and respect in the neighborhood.

July 2016

 “Conversaciones honestas sobre una dura realidad”

SA Flyer June Event

Baseball Latino Day

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“Support for the community is strength for the community”

Rapid Growth, June 6, 2016

“La Licencia de conducir me cambio la vida”

Univision, April 14, 2016


HCWM and Amway are building a playground!

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Students to host neighborhood forum for Grandville Avenue mural project

The Rapidian, February 23, 2016

Supreme Court to hear DAPA immigration case in spring, while Justice Scalia’s death raises concern

Fox 17 West Michigan, February 15, 2016

La Ciudad Habla, Season 2 Episodes

Youth Program Launches Academic Success Workshops for Parents

National Council of La Raza, November 24, 2015

Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointments, reappointments to Hispanic/Latino Commission

Michigan.gov, November 12, 2015

How area Latino teens are finding their voice

Rapid Growth, November 12, 2015

Promise Partners Mentoring Collaborative on the Morning Show

WGVU, November 10, 2015

Hispanic Festival

104.5SNX, September 11, 2015

Hispanic Festival this weekend in Downtown Grand Rapids

WZZM13, September 11, 2015

Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Janet Jackson, Hispanic Festival, Allegan Co. Fair

MLive, September 10, 2015

Hispanic Festival this weekend

Fox17 West Michigan, September 10, 2015

iHeartMedia West Michigan’s Weekend

iHeartMedia, August 13, 2015

New executive director of Hispanic Center of Western Michigan brings economic expertise

MLive, January 15, 2015

Hispanic Center names executive director

Grand Rapids Business Journal, January 13, 2015

Hispanic Center of Western Michigan helps Latino community thrive

W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Hispanic Center of Western Michigan helping Latino youth get to college

Voxxi, October 20, 2014

2014 What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education

Excelencia in Education September 30, 2014

Hispanic Festival takes over downtown Grand Rapids

WoodTV 8  September 5, 2014

37th annual Hispanic Festival brings eats, beats, culture back to Calder Plaza

The Rapidian September 3, 2014

Celebrate culture at the Hispanic Festival

WoodTV 8 September 5, 2014

Mario Alfaro: Helping youth in Grand Rapids

The Rapidian August 20, 2014

Ricardo Martinez: Advocating for youth

The Rapidian August 20, 2014

Supporting Our Leaders: preparing students for the future

The Rapidian July 28, 2014

Surge in ‘Unaccompanied Minors’ Crossing the Border May Impact West Michigan 

Fox 17 June 30, 2014

West Michigan in need of Interpreters 

WoodTV 8 June 15, 2014

Carlos Sanchez named interim executive director for the Hispanic Center of Western Michigan

MLive, April 17, 2014

Hispanic Center of Western Michigan graduates largest GED class

MLive January 15, 2014

Mario Alfaro: husband, father, leader

The Rapidian October 21, 2013

Hispanic Center youth group solving important teen issues at Steelcase University 

MLive August 17, 2012

New reporters explore media tools to express leadership in action

The Rapidian July 12, 2012

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