Immigration Is a Win for Everyone

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Immigration continues to be a tense but important subject for policy makers and citizens alike, especially immigration over the Mexican American border. Border apprehensions are the lowest they’ve been in years. Twenty years ago, each Border Patrol agent was apprehending about 261 crossers. But in 2017, each agent apprehended only about 16. This is largely because those immigrants seeking to …

ICYMI: WELCOME TO FLORIDA CAMPAIGN HELPS NEW ARRIVALS

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(Tampa, FL) – The Welcome to Florida campaign of The LIBRE Institute was covered by the Associated Press. The program teaches job hunting skills as well as English as a second language courses to new arrivals to the state from Puerto Rico and elsewhere. Read the full article here. “At least 450,000 Puerto Ricans moved to the U.S. mainland over …

THE LIBRE INSTITUTE WELCOMES ESL STUDENTS

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(Milwaukee, WI) – The LIBRE Institute celebrated the Winter ESL Class completion on March 26, 2018. The LIBRE Institute is proud to be providing valuable tools to the Hispanic community through the offering of English courses. Graduates of the Winter ESL courses will continue into the Spring course series beginning on April 9th. Date: April 9 – May 28, Mondays …

This Mom Is Leaving a Legacy of Education and Freedom for Her Children.

The LIBRE Institute Arizona

Carmen Lopez is excited to be leaving an inheritance behind for her children – the inheritance of a good education.  In a new video, Lopez says of her children, “with education, they will have their doors open and the opportunity to do whatever they want in this life.” Lopez is providing her son and daughter with access to their American Dream.  Lopez’s family lives in Arizona, where her children can take …

Esta Madre le deja un Legado Educativa y Libertad a sus Hijos

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Carmen López está orgullosa de dejarle una herencia a sus hijos- la herencia de una buena educación. En un nuevo video, López habla sobre sus hijos y dice:  “con una educación, tendrán nuevos caminos abiertos y la oportunidad de lograr cualquier cosa en esta vida.” López está asegurándoles un camino a sus hijos para lograr el Sueño Americano. La familia …

Boston Globe Reports on The LIBRE Institute's Tax Law Awareness Efforts

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(Orlando, FL) – The Boston Globe published an article on the efforts The LIBRE Institute to inform the Hispanic community on the benefits of the new tax law. The organization’s “Tax Ready” workshop – which is being rolled out in several states across the nation – is tailored to educate the Latino community on the benefits and impact of the new tax law …

ICYMI: The LIBRE Institute 'Welcome to Florida' Program Assists Newcomers to the State

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(Tampa, FL) – This week, the ‘Welcome to Florida’ effort of The LIBRE Institute was profiled in The Weekly Standard. The program seeks to provide the instruments for success to new arrivals from Puerto Rico and elsewhere. The LIBRE Institute currently offers free English courses, resume building workshops, and other services to expand access to the resources to build a …

Welcome to Florida: Offering Job Training, Housing Guidance and Education Enrollment to Displaced Puerto Ricans in Orlando

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The LIBRE Institute has launched a new program in the Orlando area aimed at helping those seeking refuge in Florida after historic hurricane damage in Puerto Rico last year. “Welcome to Florida” offers resources to Hispanics to assist with job training, housing and education enrollment. Puerto Ricans have suffered life-changing devastation after Hurricanes Maria and Irma. Thousands are now making new lives in Florida. The LIBRE Institute empowers them with the tools they need to succeed and thrive in …

Celebrating Student Success on National School Choice Week

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Hispanics, like all Americans, know that a quality education is the key to a brighter future. And the best education is one that’s personalized to a child’s unique needs, learning styles and abilities. That’s why every family should be able to choose the right school for their students, whether it’s public, private, charter or homeschooling. Every child is different, and …