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,America’s Promise – 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.

To schedule an appointment, please contact Jose Cummings at or (616) 742-0200 ext 123

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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
If you need assistance, please contact Daniela Rojas-Cortes
(616) 742-0200 ext 144