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Raices Gala celebrates “Las Navidades” in Puerto Rico

The Annual Raíces Gala at The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (NMPRAC) in 2020 was an extraordinary occasion from start to finish: The museum celebrated 20 years since its founding, and the Humboldt Park community celebrated 25 years since the public art project of the steel...

¡WEPA! Mercado del Pueblo: A Path to Community Business Development

By Nadya Henriquez, PRCC’s Economic Development Administrator On Saturday, December 5, 2020, The Puerto Rican Cultural Center’s (PRCC) Business Development program opened the doors of the new ¡WEPA! Mercado del Pueblo initiative and incubator. This innovative platform provides an indoor space to the Paseo Boricua ¡WEPA! Community Pop Up vendors...

HPYEEP Ushers in Youth Workforce Development Program

The Humboldt Park Youth Employment and Empowerment Program is a 12-week workforce development initiative that supports youth ages 16-24 from the Humboldt Park community. This program provides youth with meaningful work experiences, supplemented by work-readiness classes, to prepare them for entry into the professional world. If you have no...

Cong. “CHUY” García sponsors the long-AWAITED “Community Driven Recovery for Puerto Rico Act.”

U.S. Representative for Illinois’s 4th District Jesús G. “Chuy” García will be introducing a bill “To establish the Office for the Equitable, Transparent, and Accountable Puerto Rico Reconstruction, and for other purposes” or the “‘Community Driven Recovery for Puerto Rico Act.” In 2017 Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated the island...



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