Gainesville City is comprised of 41.3% Latino population. Latinos in Hall County are largest minority living below poverty line, living in neighborhoods of 50% or more in poverty.
English, English Workplace and Fastrack Spanish GED help our community integrate, improve communication and job performance in workplace and increase opportunities for better paying jobs and education.
Our health outreach and focus continues to be on COVID vaccinations, testing, education and outreach. In partnership with GMFB and Brenau nurses, we will additionally hold a preventive health screenings for our community. On an ongoing basis, we continue to refer our uninsured community to local clinics or DPH that can assist at lower cost or free for care.
Basic needs- Culturally appropriate food box-Public benefits applications & outreach- referrals
Access to lower cost and probono legal and Immigration services. Helping our community have access to information and services to help our community become Naturalized Citizens.
Latina women in Georgia are starting businesses at six times the National rate.
Women supporting other women with Leadership and Empowerment.
Increasing support network for new business owners and other women in the community.
Foster Culturally vibrant community by supporting local artists through education, support and network opportunities thus providing underserved community access to the Arts through the NE Artist Coalition.
Latino fest GVL
We highlight local bands, local Latino artists, folklore dancing, food and art. A colorful, vibrant celebration of our heritage, culture and contributions that make our community unique.
Access and Education on key issues in helping civic engagement and participation. Voter registration. Translation and Transportation to polls. Census participation and assistance for full count.