April is Fair Housing Month

You Have a Right to Equal Housing Opportunities It is against the law to discriminate against a renter or home buyer based on that person’s: Age (older than 40) Color Disability Familial status (having children) National origin Race Religion Sex Veteran’s status A Landlord or Housing Provider May Not Do the Following Refuse to rent […]

Cómo protegerse del COVID-19

El Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos de Carolina del Norte está pidiendo a las personas que recuerden estas tres cosas mientras nos mantenemos fuertes y continuamos aplanando la curva y disminuyendo la propagación de COVID-19. Si sale de casa, practique sus 3 M: Mascarilla: Use una mascarilla de tela sobre su nariz y boca. […]

COVID-19 Fund

COVID19 Crisis Response Fund Application

In response to the COVID19 crisis, El Centro Hispano has created the COVID19 Crisis Response Fund to address the needs of community members and families that: live paycheck to paycheck who have or will lose income due to the closings of places of work; and/or– have multiple children and will be forced to stay home; […]

We couldn’t do it without your support

As the coronavirus continues to evolve, our core mission of strengthening the community and building bridges remains unwavering. This crisis has made one thing strikingly clear: our interdependence. El Centro Hispano is proud to stand alongside you in the effort of helping our neighbors during this pandemic. Here is what we have been doing to […]

Support our community

Support our community during this difficult time!

The coronavirus’ impact on our economy is already being felt. Many local families are facing increased food uncertainty as a result of business closures, layoffs, and lost wages. In response to this crisis, El Centro Hispano has created the COVID19 Crisis Response Fund to assist families who are being impacted due to the COVID-19 outbreak. […]

Lo que sabemos sobre el COVID-19

La enfermedad del coronavirus 2019 (COVID–19) es una afección causada por un virus que se puede propagar de persona a persona. Los síntomas más comunes son fiebre, tos, fatiga y dificultad para respirar. La mejor manera de prevenir el contagio es mantenerse alejado a más de 2 metros de otras personas, lavarse las manos con frecuencia por […]

Free resources for the community

Free Resources for the Community During Coronavirus

In response to the expanding COVID-19 public health emergency, we are compiling lists of various free resources and services to help the Triangle community to cope with the COVID-19 epidemic. This post will continue to be updated. Contact us if you are offering free resources or services because of the pandemic. Please e-mail communications@elcentronc.org to […]

El Centro Hispano Durham

Measures taken in response to Coronavirus

Based on the recommendations of local governments and North Carolina health department authorities, El Centro Hispano is taking the following measures for the well-being and health of our staff and community in general: We are continuously cleaning our offices and making sure that our staff and their families are healthy. We will avoid hugs, handshakes […]

El Centro Hispano

El Centro Hispano is excited to announce the opening of its new offices in Raleigh North Carolina at Villa Latina Plaza, in order to serve the Latino community in Wake County. The grand opening of the new office will be February 22, 2020.  “We are excited for this new chapter in of El Centro Hispano!  This expansion to Wake County […]

FaithAction ID network

A collection of nonprofit organizations, faith communities, and community groups that partner together to establish and host FaithAction ID card drives in several counties throughout North Carolina and Ohio. All partners have agreed to utilize the exact same FaithAction ID drive and dialogue model, and vetting system. Partners also participate in monthly calls to share […]