Liliana ParedesDirector of Business Opportunity Center and Workforce Programs(206) 957-4636 Seattle, Federal Waylparedes@elcentrodelaraza.org Victor CerdenetaBusiness Opportunity Center Specialist(360) 986-7022 Federal Wayvcserrato@elcentrodelaraza.org Ivette AguileraBusiness Opportunity Center Specialist(206) 883-1981 Seattle, Federal Wayiaguilera@elcentrodelaraza.org Pete RowlettBusiness Opportunity Center AmeriCorps Position(360) 986-7019 Seattle, Federal Wayprowlett@elcentrodelaraza.org Yadira AlvarezBusiness Opportunity Center Assistant (AARP)(206) 957-4620, Seattleyalvarez@elcentrodelaraza.org Oliver ContrerasFinancial Empowerment Supervisor(206) 717-0085 Seattle, Federal … Continue reading Business Opportunity Center
The Business Opportunity Center (BOC) has expanded its workshop offerings to Mukilteo and Kent, in partnership with Business Impact NW, Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises, and public libraries. Between these two locations, 82 participants are enthusiastic about growing their own businesses. Program participants, ranging between the ages of 30 and 60, undergo a seven-week training … Continue reading Business Opportunity Center Grows outside of Seattle
Growing the small business community.
Rent Seattle’s latest event space: The Centilia Cultural Center! Centilia is a popular term in the Nahuatl (Uto-Aztecan) language meaning “to join together, to become one.”
Sol, Sonrisas y Aventuras! Youth Scholars venture into Summer Hybrid Learning Programs at El Centro De La Raza With the glorious Pacific Northwest summer as our backdrop, the youth of the Summer Learning program were eager to venture on field trip excursions. Mask in hand and social distance guidelines in place, youth participated in four … Continue reading Cuentos From Our Programs and Community: September 2021
Sixty nine students graduate from the José Martí Child Development Center! We are proud to announce that a total of sixty nine children successfully completed their final year of preschool and graduated from the José Martí Child Development Center (JMCDC)! This was an especially challenging year with the pandemic. Still, the students worked hard all … Continue reading Cuentos From Our Programs and Community: August
Plaza Roberto Maestas After School Program & Federal Way Totem After School Program, 8th Grade Promotions! Since the beginning of 2021, families of the Totem After School Program and Plaza Roberto Maestas After School Program have been participating in the ‘Padres Preparados’ workshops series. The workshops provide an opportunity for interaction among different households to … Continue reading Cuentos From Our Programs and Community: July
Basic technology training classes for parents.
Modern job training for the banking workforce.
Training people for the workforce and advancing their technology skills