In each of the three areas where we focus our work, there are many statistics that indicate the need for our services. Here are just a few.
20% of jobs in Colorado do not pay a self-sufficiency wageSOURCE:
State of Working Colorado 2017 Edition
Only 29% of Latinos in Colorado attain post-secondary credentialsSOURCE:
Guide to Economic Mobility in Colorado
Immigrant Latinos earn 53% less business income than non-Latino whites, despite having higher rates of business ownershipSOURCE:
Latino Business Ownership: Contributions and Barriers for U.S.-born and Immigrant Latino Entrepreneurs
We educate, train, and support youth and adults on their path to success in education, employment, and business ownership. When our participants reach these goals they ultimately increase household incomes, reduce risk for displacement, and generate wealth that transforms families and communities for generations.