Socially Distanced Turkey Drive 🦃

Congreso welcomed State Representative Danilo Burgos and Senator Tina Tartaglione on November 19th to host their socially distanced Thanksgiving Turkey Drive! The event took place in the parking lot of our Education and Workforce center and over 100 turkeys were distributed to community members including 50 Congreso families.  

A special gracias to State Rep. Burgos and Senator Tartaglione for their ongoing support of our community during this challenging year! 


Judy Emmons Recognized by Family Planning Foundation

Congratulations to Judy Emmons, Director of Primary Care at Congreso’s Health Center, for being chosen as the National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association’s (NFPRHA) Family Planning Champion for November! 

“Her strong commitment to providing access to family planning services in her community is an inspiration,” said NFPRHA. We’re truly lucky to have her as part of our Congreso Familia! Pa’lante! 


Congreso Hosts Mobile COVID Testing Event

With the rise of COVID cases city and nation-wide, Congreso partnered with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health and Latino Connection on November 18th to bring a mobile testing site to North Philadelphia. Thank you for helping us bring a critical service to our community! 


Congreso Participates in BoricuaVota Caravan

Did you see us around North Philly on October 31st as part of the BoricuaVota Caravan? Members of Congreso’s Civic Engagement  Working Group joined partner organizations and took to the streets to honk, smile, and remind the community one last time to make a plan to vote as Election day approached!

Gracias to all of the community members, organizers, and partners that worked so hard to get out the vote this year! 


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United Way Campaign

Congreso is proud to announce another successful year for our internal United Way campaign! Over 80% of Congreso staff participated with more than $8,500 being raised and $6,000 coming back to Congreso! Gracias to the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey for their support.

Does your employer host a United Way campaign? To select Congreso as your organization of choice, use code 4210!

PHL Employees' Combined Campaign

Are you employed by the City of Philadelphia? If yes, please consider participating in the City of Philadelphia 2021 Employees’ Combined Campaign. Use code 30-0026 to select Congreso de Latinos Unidos as your charity of choice! 

This annual campaign is a charitable giving program conducted through the workplace and has raised more than $38 million for impactful nonprofits since 1983. 


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!

Congreso relies on the support of generous individuals, foundations and corporate partners who support our mission. Your contribution helps us continue to provide innovative programming while growing our influence as an outcomes measurement thought leader.

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