Fall 2016 - Latinos-helping-Latinos USA @ FDU Petrocelli Puerta al Futuro
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Fall 2016 - Latinos-helping-Latinos USA @ FDU Petrocelli Puerta al Futuro

Fall 2016 - Latinos-helping-Latinos USA @ FDU Petrocelli Puerta al Futuro

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150 Kotte Place

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Hackensack, NJ 07601

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Latinos-helping-Latinos USA

Latinos-helping-Latinos USA

As a targeted networking meeting group of the internationally successful Neighbors-helping-Neighbors USA ( www.nhnusa.org) meeting and networking group, Latinos-helping-Latinos USA ( www.lhlusa.org ) is an all volunteer led a group of facilitator/leaders from the hispanic community who have established themselves and are working to ​add additional skills and college degrees and credentials to allow them to advance in their careers and in the community.

They are extremely passionate of their culture and heritage and are contributing back to their hispanic communities through their leadership and volunteerism.

Conducting in english Neighbors-helping-Neighbors USA meetings and building a leadership group to expand the spanish language Vecinos ayudando a Vecinos USA ( www.vavusa.org ) to help others from their community who need help with job search and other related issues.


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Puerta al Futuro ofrece a estudiantes hispanos con limitaciones de inglés la oportunidad de obtener una carrera profesional a la vez que aprenden o perfeccionan su inglés. La Universidad dispone de becas y préstamos para aquellos estudiantes que llenen los requisitos. En Octubre del 2016, el programa tenia una matricula de 620 estudiantes adultos a tiempo parcial y tiempo completo.
Respondiendo a la necesidad de distintas Corporaciones interesados en ofrecer a sus empleados latinos mayores oportunidades educativas laborales, Fairleigh Dickinson University, diseñó programas académicos para aquellos adultos Latinos que estén interesadas en obtener una Licenciatura y Maestría realizando así sus sueños y mejorando ampliamente su potencial laboral.
Las clases tienen lugar en nuestras sedes en Hackensack, Dover, Elizabeth y Perth Amboy.

Gateway to the Future enables Spanish speaking adults to learn English and earn a college degree through progressive all Spanish to all English coursework. Grants and loans are available for those that meet financial aid criteria. As of October 2016 the program had an enrollment of 620 full and part-time adult students.
In response to the increasing number of employers interested in providing educational opportunities to their Latino employees, Fairleigh Dickinson University designed undergraduate degrees for Spanish speaking adults with the possibility of progressing into gradual degrees which allows students to achieve their dream and realize their potential.

​Classes are offered in Hackensack, Dover, Elizabeth, and Perth Amboy.


See more at: http://view2.fdu.edu/academics/petrocelli-college/academic-units/puerta-al-futuro/#sthash.SkseOUyu.dpuf

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16 percent of the US population are Hispanics; it means that there are about 50.5 million Hispanics in this country, plus 4 million residents of Puerto Rico. In total, there are approximately 54 million of Latinos in The United States; where 17.1 million of that population are 17 years old or younger, also they are enrolling in kindergarten, elementary, middle, and high school programs in American public schools. It suggests the importance of educating the Latino community. Therefore, Latino success in the Job Market and Education plays an important role in the American Economy. According to the recent Census Bureau and PEW Research Center, Latinos between 18 to 24 years old, 79% had completed High school.



A targeted networking meeting group of the internationally successful Neighbors-helping-Neighbors USA ( www.nhnusa.org) meeting and networking group, Latinos-helping-Latinos USA ( www.lhlusa.org ) is an all volunteer led a group of facilitator/leaders from the hispanic community who have established themselves and are working to add additional skills and college degrees and credentials to allow them to advance in their careers and in the community.

They are extremely passionate of their culture and heritage and are contributing back to their hispanic communities through their leadership and volunteerism.

Conducting in english Neighbors-helping-Neighbors USA meetings and building a leadership group to be able to also expand the spanish language Vecinos ayudando a Vecinos USA ( www.vavusa.org ) to help others from their community who need help with job search and other related issues.

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