This page is dedicated to the many Latino agencies and organizations in the United States. This connection will build Latino bridges that will open channels of information and resources for our students and others looking or researching issues and concerns on a local, state, and national level. Please help us be recommending Latino groups that should be listed in this Latino resource connection.


MISSION: To fight for the rights of the Latino Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning community by advocating for fairness and equality, and affirming Latino LGBTQ culture.
United States Hispanic Leadership Institute:
MISSION: The mission of the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI) is to fulfill the promises and principles of democracy by promoting education and leadership development, empowering Latinos and similarly disenfranchised groups through civic engagement and research, and by maximizing participation in the electoral process.
Chicago Latino Theater Alliance 
Mission: The Chicago Latino Theater Alliance (CLATA) was created from a need to support local Latino theater companies and emerging theater artists in staging their work. We have to tell our stories – to have our voices heard.
Hispanic American Construction Industry Association
Mission: A 501 (c) (6) organization founded in 1979, the Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA) works to ensure the equitable participation of its constituents in the construction industry, while also promoting the growth, quality of work, professionalism and integrity of these individuals and businesses
Latino Organization of the Southwest
Chicago Hispanic Health Coalition of Chicago
Latino Union of Chicago
Instituto del Progreso Latino
Latino Policy Forum
International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago
Latinos Progresando
Universida de Puerto Rico (UPR)
Administración de Asuntos Federales de Puerto Rico (PRFAA)
Administración de Desarrollo Socioeconómico de la Familia (Dpto. Familia)
Spanish American Merchants Association, Inc. (SAMA)
Comunilife, Inc.
Association Tepeyac de New York, Inc.
Arte Inc.
Alianza Dominicana
Adelante of Suffolk County
The Davidson Community Center, Inc.
The Spanish Action League of Onondaga County, Inc.
Westchester Hispanic Coalition
Community Organization for Parents and Youth, Inc (COPAY)
VOCES Latinas
Centro Civico de Amsterdam
Latino U College Access
Latino Community Services (formerly Latinos Contra SIDA)
Latino Commission on AIDS
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Hispanic Access Foundation 
Latin American Embassies and Consulates in the United States
Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting
Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement
Circulo de la Hispanidad
Coalition for Hispanic Family Services
Committee for Hispanic Children & Families
ASPIRA of New York, Inc.
Dominican Women’s Development Center
Summit of the Americas
Acacia Network Inc.
National Association of Hispanic Federal Executives
Loisaida, Inc.
Dominico-American Society
National Association of Hispanic Journalists
Hispanic Federation
Hispanic Heritage Foundation
National Society of Hispanic MBAa
National Council of La Raza
Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA)
Cuban American National Foundation
NALEO Education Fund
Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration
Latino Justice – PRLDEF
National Council of Hispanic Employment Program Managers
League of United Latin American Citizens
Grassroots Leadership – Helping people gain power
Voto Latino
Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Puerto Rico
Latino Victory
National Image, Inc.
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
Association of Latino Professional for America (ALPFA)
Cuban American National Council Institute
Harvard Organization for Latin America
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
La Fuerza Unida, Inc.
Chicanos Por La Causa
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists / Latinos in Science & Engineers
American GI Forum
United We Dream – Helping Immigrant Youth
MANA, A National Latina Organization
Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility
The National Alliance for Hispanic Health
Hispanic National Bar Association
Hispanic Bar Association of the District of Columbia
Hispanic National Law Enforcement Association
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The  National Organization for Mexican American Rights
Hispanic-Serving Health Professions Schools
Labor Council for Latin American Advancement
National Association of Hispanic Nurses
National Hispana Leadership Institute
National Hispanic Medical Association
The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials Education Fund
Valencia College
United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
United Farm Workers
Community Resource Center (formerly: Hispanic Resource Center)
Ibero-American Action League
MALDEF – Nation’s leading Latino legal civil rights organization
Agencia EFE – Spanish-language news agency
De Colores, Inc – Arts, Culture, & Dance
El Centro de la Raza
Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR)
Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
Institute for Puerto Rican/Hispanic Elderly
INTAR Theatre
Make the Road New York
JUNTA for Progressive Action
La Casa de Don Pedro
Thalia Spanish Theatre Inc.
Betances Health Center
Bridgeport Caribe Youth Leaders
Calpulli Mexican Dance Company
El Barrio’s Operation Fightback, Inc.
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education
Center for Latino Progress CPRF
Community Association of Progressive Dominicans (ACDP)
Dynamic Community Development Corporation
East Harlem Council for Community Improvement (Acacia Network)
El Centro Hispano, Inc.
St. Ann’s Corner of Harm Reduction
20 Puerto Rican Women Everyone should know 

Latino Publishers:

Artepoética Press
Arte Público Press 
Bilingual Review Press publishes
Floricanto Press
Jade Publishing