In partnership with local universities, businesses, and other organizations, the Hispanic Center of Western Michigan acts as a bridge to provide language accessibility & professional development through a variety of programs.

Vocational Training (Finance, Healthcare, and Skilled Trades)

Looking for employment and/or skill trade training and certification opportunities? Thanks to our partnerships with Grand Rapids Community College, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Grand Rapids Community Foundation, Fifth Third Bank, and CLAI, we are able to help you enroll in a number of programs.

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Spring GR Fall 2019

Spring GR

SpringGR is a business training experience for people with an idea to start and succeed in their own business. We work together one evening a week for 12 weeks, and will give them the tools and confidence they need to turn that idea into a real business.
  • The Hispanic Center serves as a site for the Spanish course
  • The course is offered in the Spring and in the Fall
To apply please visit