Upcoming SCACED CDI training Connecting with Latino Communities

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 10:07:00 AM

Expanding the Reach: Connecting with Latino Communities

South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development invites county staff and officials to participate in their training program, Expanding the Reach: Connecting with Latino Communities.

Latinos represent one of the many diverse communities in South Carolina. Even though they bring a wealth of knowledge and culture, they continuously miss opportunities to participate in economic development opportunities. According to PEW Research Center, 5 percent of South Carolina’s population is Latino, with a median annual income of $20,000; 41 percent of Latinos under the age of 17 live in poverty. Attend this training to learn how community-based organizations can better meet the needs of Latino families in a linguistically and culturally appropriate way. PASOs, a statewide organization, helps the Latino community and service providers work together for strong and healthy families.

Trainer:
Mike Young, Director of Capacity Building, PASOs

In celebration of SCACED's 25th anniversary, SCACED is offering a discount for each additional ticket purchased (staff and board members are encouraged to attend):

  • SCACED Members: $75 ($25 each additional SCACED Member)
  • Non-SCACED Members: $150 ($50 each additional Non-SCACED Member)

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