Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) - Refugee Resettlement (New York, NY) ONLINE options available
CCCS helps refugees, asylees, and other high-risk migrants reunite legally with their families, obtain proper work authorization, learn English and civics, and prepare to pass citizenship exams. CCCS also aids their clients with finding jobs, building resumes, and finding the appropriate clothes for interviews. The primary goal of our department is to help clients feel secure and become self-sufficient members of their new community by finding gainful employment, accessing public benefits, navigating community resources, and pursuing educational goals. Interns are able to work with a diverse, multicultural staff and client population, gain insights into the challenges that refugees/asylees face, provide a service to the office that is integral in the resettlement process, and learn more about non-profit programming and management.
- Phone: (212) 419-3764 (Main), (929) 367-7154 (Volunteer Coordinator)
- Email: Anna DiGiuseppe, Volunteer Coordinator, at Anna.GotterbarnDigiuseppe@archny.org. Email or call with any questions.
El Taller Latino Americano (New York, NY)
The Latin American Workshop is a community-based non-profit arts and education institution founded in New York City in 1979 to bridge the gap between Latin Americans and North Americans through the language of art, dance, and music. It seeks not only to educate, but also to engage and gather diverse groups together culturally and linguistically on the common ground of creativity Latino Art and Education institution. Their vision is to advance the development of a cohesive community by providing exposure to, understanding of and respect for diverse cultural arts through the provision of cross-discipline and cross-cultural collaborations among individuals, artists, and organizations.
Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education (Bronx, NY)
Their mission is to empower youth and their families by creating a culture of learning through high quality social, cultural, and education opportunities. Especially for the children of newly arrived families from Puerto Rico and other Spanish-speaking countries.
The Point (Bronx, NY)
The Point is a non-profit organization dedicated to youth development and the cultural and economic revitalization of the Hunts Point section of the South Bronx. Internships registered on Career Services.
Queen Sofia Spanish Institute (New York, NY)
Queen Sofia Spanish Institute is a not-for-profit corporation established by private American citizens to stimulate interest in the United States about the culture, art, customs, language literature, and history of Spain. Its purpose is also to promote world knowledge and understanding of the ideals, cultures, and customs of the people of the United States among the Spanish-speaking people of the world in order to create ties of friendship, promotion of mutual understanding and the strengthening of bonds of peace.
Instituto Cervantes (New York, NY)
Instituto Cervantes is an institution that was founded by the Spanish government in 1991 to universally promote the Spanish language, its teaching, study, and use, as well as develop the quality and visibility of these, and to spread Spanish and Hispanic-American culture. The central head office of the institution is located in Alcalá de Henares (Madrid). Instituto Cervantes is present on five continents with more than 75 centers spread out across many different countries and is committed to the improvement of the study, the use and teaching of the Spanish language.
- Phone: 212-308-7720
- Email: Ariana Perez, Assistant to Executive Director at email@example.com
Hispanic Access Foundation (Summer Internships across the U.S.)
Hispanic Access oundation is a national nonprofit organization, improves the lives of Hispanics in the United States and promotes civic engagement by educating, motivating and helping them to access trustworthy support systems. HAF's vision is that Hispanics throughout the U.S. enjoy good physical health, a vibrant natural environment, a quality education, economic success and engagement in their communities with the sum of improving the future of America.