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  • La Conexion de las Americas La Conexion de las Americas

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(44.95282,-93.258804)
 

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Mission Statement

La Conexion de las Americas is a merger of two former Minneapolis non-profits; La Conexion and the Resource Center of the Americas.

Together, the merged organization will continue to work to accomplish the following:

  • Create a two-way learning experience to develop reciprocal understanding, respect and adaptation between established residents and Latino immigrants;
  • Create educational programming on Latin America, the Caribbean, and the U.S. relationship with the region;
  • Empower the Latino community throughout the Twin Cities by providing and connecting participants with resources and educational, economic and community engagement opportunities;
  • Utilize our knowledge and experience as educators and service providers to transform underlying system problems that result in inequalities of power and resources

Description

La Conexion de las Americas is a merger of two former Minneapolis non-profits; La Conexion and the Resource Center of the Americas.

Together, the merged organization will continue to work to accomplish the following:

  • Create a two-way learning experience to develop reciprocal understanding, respect and adaptation between established residents and Latino immigrants;
  • Create educational programming on Latin America, the Caribbean, and the U.S. relationship with the region;
  • Empower the Latino community throughout the Twin Cities by providing and connecting participants with resources and educational, economic and community engagement opportunities;
  • Utilize our knowledge and experience as educators and service providers to transform underlying system problems that result in inequalities of power and resources

Website

http://www.americas.org

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