News & Publications

Event

"A New Era of Women in Politics:" A panel discussion

Centro Presente holds ‘A New Era of Women in Politics,’ a panel discussion to explore ways to increase civic participation and equal political representation of women in politics.

When: Thursday October 28th 2010 at 10:00 A.M.

Press Release

VICTORY for Somerville Youth! The Somerville School Committee Pass Resolution in Support of the Dream Act.

Somerville, MA- This Monday night with a unanimous vote, the Somerville School Committee passed a resolution that supports the concepts of the Dream Act which is currently before both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

Press Release

Press Advisory: Immigrant Family members of Centro Presente Denounce Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) tactics of intimidation‏

Press Advisory

WHAT: Immigrant Family members of Centro Presente Denounce Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) tactics of intimidation

Media Contact: Patricia Montes
Centro Presente- (617) 959 3108

Event

Voter Registration Drive

Voter Registration Drive

As part of ‘Our Voices, Our Vote,’ a civic participation campaign, Centro
Presente is hosting a Voter Registration Drive

Press Release

Centro Presente counters ICE's Secure Communities Program - Campaign launched to educate public about the effects of dragnet policies on immigrant families -

PRESS RELEASE

Centro Presente counters ICE’s Secure Communities Program
- Campaign launched to educate public about the effects of dragnet policies on immigrant families -

Event

Dream Act Information Session

Come and learn What is the DREAM Act?
Why is the DREAM Act needed?
What is the DREAM Act’s current status?

Event

ICE/Secure Communities Program Information Session

SAVE THE DATE!

Do you want to know what is the Secure Communities Program that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is implementing?

Do you want to know how this Program is affecting immigrant communities?

Do you want to take action and support a campaign that seeks to educate people abut the effects of this Program on the immigrant community?

Come to Centro Presente and participate in an informative session about the Secure Communities Program.

Event

SAVE THE DATE! Get to Know your elected officials in Somerville

As part of our on-going civic participation campaign, ‘Our Voices, Our Vote,’ Centro Presente is organizing an ‘ENCUENTRO’ with our local elected officials. This will be an informal and bilingual space for the Latino immigrant community to meet and interact with their elected officials and discuss issues relevant to the people of Somerville. For more information please contact: Patricia Montes at (617) 629 47 31 ext. 211 Lindsey Hoemann at (617) 629 4731 ext. 229

Press Release

This Summer Centro Presente is Offering Classes of Spanish for Social Change!

Come to Centro Presente and learn to speak, write and understand Spanish within a political, social and cultural context.

Through our Spanish classes students will learn about Latin American culture and history, and the story of the Latino immigrant experience in the Unites States.

We encourage and involve students in solidarity activities through a variety of programs, and provide a first-hand opportunity to encounter the reality of the Latin American immigrant community.

Event

Centro Presente's Annual Family Cruise

SAVE THE DATE! YOU ARE INVITED TO CENTRO PRESENTE’S FAMILY CRUISE

Come support us and be part of the movement for social and economic justice.

Join us for our annual Family Cruise.

Enjoy a fun summer evening on Boston Harbor with family, community and friends. Try a bite of delicious Latino food, dance to the beat of live music, and participate in our raffle!

Where & When

Boston Harbor

One Long Wharf

Sunday, August 15, 2010

From 4:00 PM to 7:00PM

Tickets

General Admission: $30

Members: $25