Centro Campesino empowers families and strengthens communities by providing affordable housing, homeownership support, and economic and educational opportunities. We envision a thriving community that leverages diversity and collaboration to create a pathway to economic opportunity.
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YouthPride provides after-school and summer academic enrichment activities for over 200 children ages 5 to 15. Our program provides project based learning and parent engagement, youth leadership and youth STEAM development.
Home Buyer/Homeowner Solutions
Home Buyer/Homeowner Solutions provides housing counseling in combination with group workshops to educate and prepare clients to make informed and reasonable decisions to achieve their financial and housing goals. The program has graduated over 4,000 households in an "Essentials for First Time Homebuyers Program", with eligibility to access to down-payment assistance fund and foreclosure prevention services.
Improve Your Financial Status!
Centro Campesino provides clients with information and tools that help them take concrete steps to improving their financial lives. In the last 12 months, Centro Campesino has provided Financial and Credit counseling to over 680 clients, and Financial Planning guidance to over 248 clients.
Disaster Relief Services
Centro Campesino provides response for immediate needs after a disaster, and relief services for recovery in low-income affected communities. Centro Campesino has been instrumental in developing and implementing long-term recovery efforts, since Hurricane Andrew devastated South Florida in 1992. The
Emergency Disaster Assistance provided emergency ice, water and food to over 12,000 people and rental and utility assistance. The Long-Term Recovery Efforts provided disaster case management, home repair and home renovation/rebuilding.
MyHome provides weatherization services to low-income families whose homes consume high amounts of energy, utilizing the latest technologies for home energy upgrades. Since the inception of the program, Centro Campesino has weatherized over 6000 homes in Central and South Florida.