Board Member Miguel Alban Transitions to Board Chair 

Congreso is excited to officially welcome Miguel Alban as our new Board Chair! 

Mr. Alban previously served on our board for three years and was recently the recipient of the “40 Under 40” award in 2021 by Al Día News. He is currently the Senior Vice President and Director of Multicultural Banking for Customers Bank. Get to know him below!


Join us at the 2nd Annual Congreso Celebra! 

You’re invited to Congreso’s 2nd annual virtual fundraiser ¡Congreso Celebra! on Thursday, October 14th at 6pm! Join us in recognizing amazing contributors to Philadelphia's Latinx community  and celebrating our agency value of Service and impactful work through the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition, enjoy a cooking display presented by Rivers Casino and be inspired by our corporate and community honorees including amazing Congreso Staff Champions!  

Don't miss out on our celebration as we close out Latinx Heritage Month with this virtual fiesta on Zoom all in support of our mission and ongoing services.   

For questions or comments, please contact Andreina Perez Hein at


Corporate Partner Spotlight – Boeing! 


In honor of Latinx Heritage month, our Education & Workforce Services (EWS) and new partner  Boeing have teamed up! In October, Boeing and EWS will host I Heart Science Day "Steaming through Latin America"  right in our own backyard at our 2800 North American St. parking lot.  Through this partnership, Boeing will help our students gain fundamental 21st century skills relevant to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). There will be food, entertainment, and fun activities that will expose our students to culturally appreciative demonstrations that support their ability to think critically, solve problems, collaborate, be creative, and communicate effectively.  

We value this partnership with Boeing and warmly welcome you to the Congreso Familia! Pa’ Lante! 


Congreso is hiring!

Join the Congreso Familia and a 2021 Top Workplace USA. Enjoy competitive salaries, health benefits, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, and paid holiday breaks. 

Job Fair

Want a chance to speak to be screened on the spot and learn more about our agency? Bring your resume and join us at our Congreso Job Fair on Tuesday, October 12th from 10am-1pm! 

Apply Online

Explore open positions in our career center and apply online today!


Congreso in the Community

For Latinx Heritage Month, the Congreso Familia was presente at the 37th Annual Feria del Barrio and Concilio’s Stroll the Harbor, two popular events celebrating Philadelphia’s Latinx community! Community members enjoyed live music, food, vendors, and community resources; Congreso’s Health Center Team  were also presente offering vaccines to community members! 

Feria del Barrio

Concilio's Stroll the Harbor

Latinx Heritage Month continues until October 15th! Check out the list below for the best ways to keep celebrating around Philly.


Be a lifeline for someone living with HIV!


The 2021 AIDS Walk Philly is taking place on Sunday, October 21st! 

Learn how to participate and read more about the event below.

To join Congreso’s team, use code 0016 when registering! 


Congreso Awarded Direct Relief fund grant 

This month Direct Relief announced 40 organizations nationwide that would be receiving $8.1 million in grants from its Fund for Health Equity. We're excited to share Congreso has been named one of those awardees! 
“We are pleased to bolster the indispensable work of these grassroots organizations striving to reduce disparities and increase equity among vulnerable populations,” said Dr. Byron Scott, MD, MBA, Co-Chair of the Fund for Health Equity and Board Director of Direct Relief and Chair of its Medical Advisory Council. 


Take our 5 minute COVID-19 Vaccine survey and enter our $50 monthly raffle! 

Congreso familia, we want to hear your thoughts on the COVID-19 vaccine regardless of your vaccination status! Complete the 5 minute survey below to enter our $50 monthly raffle and help inform and improve the vaccine outreach in our community. All responses are confidential. Questions? Email


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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