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Our mission is to contribute to the fullest development of Latino immigrants and their families through education, training and employment that fosters full participation in the changing United States society while preserving cultural identity and dignity. 
At Instituto we believe that education is power!


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2023 Nursing Pinning Ceremony Featured Photo

2023 Nursing Pinning Ceremony

Click the Headline to view our Most Recent Pinning Ceremony! In this intimate celebration only close family, friends, and staff are invited days before graduation. Here the students give beautiful testimony about their time here and the experiences that shaped who they are. They are then pinned by those in attendance in celebration. Congratulations to all the 2023 graduates!
Volunteer with Instituto Today! Featured Photo

Volunteer with Instituto Today!

Volunteerism is at the heart of nearly every service we provide. Volunteers at Instituto contribute to the organization and community in a variety of ways - serving as mentors, educators, supporting staff, and more. Questions on volunteering? Contact us by phone at 773-890-0055 or register online by clicking above!
Instituto's 2nd Annual Community Health and Resource Fair was a huge success! Featured Photo

Instituto's 2nd Annual Community Health and Resource Fair was a huge success!

Over 250 families and community members were in attendance where they were able to access a variety of free services and goods from Immigration Legal aid to employment opportunities, a free health Clinic, and even free household toiletries and goods.

Thank you to all the collaborating organizations and partners who made this event possible:

Canna Equity IL, Coalition Centro de Trabajadores Unidos, Illinois Legal Aid Online,
Chicago Coalition for the Homeless, UI Health, Casa Michoacán Federación De Clubes Michoacános En Illinois, Chicago Workers' Collaborative, & Mujeres Latinas en Accion.

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