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Black Lives Matter!

As a Latino mother, raising three young adults, leading a Latino serving organization, I am heartbroken as I reflect over the past two weeks. Processing my feelings not because of the continued injustice and unrest in our country, but for the continued disregard of…

Learn about El Centro’s Efforts During Covid-19

El Centro is proud to play an active role in softening the impact of the current pandemic by helping the Latino community. Learn about our efforts during Covid-19 and join us!  Over 8,500 people fed 220 applications for unemployment, SNAP or Kancare benefits Utility…

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Health Navigation Newsletter, April – September 2017

Health Navigation Newsletter, April – September 2017

Check out our Health Navigation Newsletter for Quarter 3! Need Health Insurance? Don't forget Open Enrollment starts November 1! Want to know more? Simply call us at 913-677-0100 and ask for “Health Navigation”. There is a Health Navigator at both El Centro’s Kansas...

Join Rainbow Car Wash in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month!!!

Join Rainbow Car Wash in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month!!!

Give your car a bath!!! Take it to Rainbow Car Wash, mention El Centro and a portion of the sale will be tallied for donation to our organization. Rainbow Car Wash is located at 4504 Rainbow Blvd., Kansas City, KS 66103. Valid until October 15th, 2017. The more car...

El Centro: 40 years shaped by Head, Heart, and Hands

El Centro: 40 years shaped by Head, Heart, and Hands

As we come to the end of our 2016, we stand ready to embark on the next 40 years and beyond! However, before we sprint off into the future, we take time to reflect on our beginnings and how El Centro was shaped through the use of “Head, Heart, and Hands”. Father Ramon...

El Centro’s Annual Clothing Drive and Give Away

El Centro’s Annual Clothing Drive and Give Away

Last Sunday, in the midst of the hustle and bustle of the giving season, El Centro held our annual clothing drive and giveaway event. As you can see in the picture below, 200 heads of household waited patiently in line at our Academy for Children. For their patience,...

Today is Giving Tuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday

El Centro celebrated our 40th anniversary this year and has been a vital part of the Kansas City, Kansas community since its beginning. We work diligently to meet our mission “to strengthen families and improve the lives of Latinos and others through educational,...

El Centro 40th Anniversary Event Recap

El Centro 40th Anniversary Event Recap

We enjoyed our evening celebrating El Centro’s Past, Present and Future! Thanks to all who joined us, and for any of you that weren’t able to celebrate with us on November 19, 2016 we are recapping the event here. The evening began with a cocktail reception where...

Join Us For Our 40th Anniversary Celebration!

Join Us For Our 40th Anniversary Celebration!

Join Us on November 19, 2016 for a celebration of El Centro's Past, Present and Future! The evening will begin with an open bar cocktail reception where guests will have a chance to mingle, bid in the silent auction, explore our history and enjoy music by Trio Azlan....