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4 12, 2019

Father Miguel Bafaro

2019-12-04T16:05:24-05:00December 4th, 2019|News and Events|

Father “Miguel” Bafaro was received into the arms of his Father on Thursday, November 28, after a long convalescence. The Latino community of Worcester, along with the whole of our city, and the thousands of lives he touched in Central, South American, and everywhere he spent any significant amount of time, are in mourning this [...]

20 11, 2019

2019 Best of Fitchburg Award

2020-12-29T17:28:42-05:00November 20th, 2019|Community Support, News and Events|

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Centro Comunal Hispano De Worcester Receives 2019 Best of Fitchburg Award Fitchburg Award Program Honors the Achievement FITCHBURG November 5, 2019 -- Centro Comunal Hispano De Worcester has been selected for 2019 Best of Fitchburg Award in the Nonprofit Institutions category by the Fitchburg Award Program. Each year, the Fitchburg [...]

25 07, 2019

CARF Accreditation Press Release

2019-12-04T10:34:17-05:00July 25th, 2019|News and Events|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Centro Las Americas earns Three-Year CARF Accreditation Worcester, MA — 07/25/19 — CARF International announced that CENTRO, Inc. has been accredited for three years for its Host Family Program (Adult Foster Care Program). This is the first accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has given to CENTRO. This accreditation decision represents [...]

20 06, 2019

CENTRO Emergency Food Pantry

2019-06-21T12:37:21-04:00June 20th, 2019|Community Support, News and Events|

June 20, 2019 By: Merari Alvarado | Assistant Director of Community Support   Centro Las Americas (Centro, Inc.), Foodbank provides area residents with emergency food provisions. The goal of this program is to reduce hunger among Worcester families and increase their chances of self-reliance by distributing quality food provisions and making appropriate referrals to other [...]

30 01, 2019

Volunteer Services

2019-01-30T14:10:25-05:00January 30th, 2019|Community Support, News and Events|

Four Students from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine visited Centro recently to help reorganize one of our Food Pantry’s storage area. They are from left: Harris Fitzgerl, Olivia Pea, Jay Sheintop and Hannah Kim. They are all second-year students and members of the Tufts Veterinary Council on Diversity. Jay Sheintop explained that they chose [...]

4 01, 2019

1st Hispanic Arts Gallery

2019-01-04T15:39:48-05:00January 4th, 2019|Community Events, News and Events|

Join us at our 1st Hispanic Arts Gallery next February at the Worcester PopUp We are looking for Hispanic artists who would like to showcase their art pieces. This is an opportunity for local Hispanic artists to showcase their work.     If you are interested in having your work presented, contact Stephanie Puente [...]

5 10, 2018

1st Hispanic Heritage Breakfast 2018

2019-01-03T11:24:27-05:00October 5th, 2018|News and Events|

  You're invited!   Join Us on our Hispanic Heritage Breakfast on Friday, October 12, 2018, from 7:30 AM  to 9:30 AM at the Tsotsis Family Academic Center, Assumption College.   Don't miss the fun and festivities! Reservations are sure to fill up fast!   Featuring Keynote Speaker, Reinaldo Lopez (Rey) Founder of Resource Management, Inc., (RMI)   Call us [...]

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