“Una Voz, Juntos y sin Miedo” (“One Voice, United and Without Fear”)
The Hunterdon County Latino Access Coalition is a community-driven organization dedicated to promoting and enhancing the well-being and opportunities of the Latino population in Hunterdon County.
Our mission is to advocate for the rights, needs, and aspirations of Latinos, fostering a supportive and inclusive environment that empowers them to thrive and contribute to the community's growth.
We recognize that a diverse and inclusive community is the foundation for a stronger and more vibrant society. Through our efforts, we envision a future where the Latino community in Hunterdon County thrives, becoming an integral and valued part of the county's fabric.
Key Pillars of Our Mission
We advocate for the Latino community's interests and rights, ensuring their voices are heard in decision-making processes, policy development, and public forums. Through active engagement with local government, institutions, and stakeholders, we seek to address systemic barriers and work towards a more equitable and just society.
We strive to improve access to vital resources, including healthcare, education, housing, employment, and social services. By partnering with various organizations and agencies, we work to bridge the gaps that hinder equal opportunities for the Latino community, fostering a thriving and self-reliant population.
We celebrate and promote the rich heritage and cultural diversity of the Latino community while also encouraging integration and understanding between diverse groups. By organizing cultural events, workshops, and educational programs, we aim to foster mutual respect and appreciation among all residents of Hunterdon County.
We are committed to empowering individuals within the Latino community by providing access to educational and skill-building opportunities. By nurturing leadership potential, we seek to cultivate a generation of empowered leaders who can effect positive change within their community and beyond.
We recognize that unity and collaboration are essential to achieving our goals. Therefore, we actively seek partnerships with local organizations, businesses, and allies who share our vision of an inclusive and prosperous Hunterdon County.