President & CEO Carolina DiGiorgio Selected as a Member of Superintendent Transition Team 

Congreso is excited to share that our President and CEO Carolina DiGiorgio has been selected as a member of Philadelphia’s new superintendent, Dr. Tony B. Walington Sr.’s Transition Team. Carolina has been chosen along with 97 other members of the Philadelphia community to support the superintendent in assessing key areas of the School District and setting priorities.  

“I look forward to working with the transition team and am ready to get to work and serve our beautiful children,” shared Carolina.  

Read more about the announcement of Tony B. Walington Sr.’s Transition Team

Learn more about the Transition Team’s Goals & Actions and how you can get involved

Congreso will be hosting a virtual listening session with the new superintendent on August 11th.  


VP of External Affairs & Strategic Initiatives Julia Rivera Honored as AL DIA’S 40 Under Forty

Felicidades to Julia Rivera, VP of External Affairs & Strategic Initiatives, for being nominated and honored as part of the 2022 AL DIA’s 40 Under Forty! 

This third annual list aims to highlight the diverse young professionals in the city of Philadelphia who are doing impactful work in their respective industries. A total of 40 individuals were selected as final honorees. The celebration will take place on Friday August 26th.  

Explore the full list of honorees and secure your seat for the special event


Congreso Hosts Women’s Health Fair 2022

On Wednesday, July 27th, Congreso held our first ever Women’s Health Fair!

Clients and community members alike gathered to enjoy free resources for a healthier lifestyle.

We even had an important Heart Health presentation by Congreso Board Member and Cardiologist Maribel Hernández.  Check out her presentation in both Spanish and English 

Thank you to all who came out to support! 

Special thank you to UnidosUS Esperanza Hope for All mobile tour for joining us and providing much needed bilingual outreach and information to our community members around COVID-19 and vaccines. We’re proud to be a part of these efforts!


Save the Date! Feria del Bario Returns on September 11th, 2022

Since 1979, La Feria del Barrio has celebrated Latino culture, family, and the economic and educational aspirations of the people of North Philadelphia with Live Latin music, Latin food, art and crafts, and more!


Congreso’s Security Team CPR First Aid Certified

In June, Congreso’s security team, front desk staff, and some members of our safety committee attended a CPR First Aid certification course.

The course took place in our medical lab in the 2800 building.  

Red Cross certified all the attendees!

Thank you to the Red Cross and all of our of CPR certified Congreso staff!  

Please consider making a contribution to Congreso as we continue to work towards best practices to ensure our collective safety and the safety of our campus.  

Are you or anyone you know a victim of a crime?  

Connect with our East Division Crime Victim Advocates at 267-968-1813 


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About Us

Congreso de Latinos Unidos, Inc. is a nonprofit organization founded in 1977 with a mission to enable individuals and families in predominantly Latino neighborhoods to achieve economic self-sufficiency and well-being. To learn more about our programs, check out our impact, or read about our leadership and advisory councils, click below!


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