Urgent Notice – A Temporary Move to
14 Manning Avenue, Leominster, MA 01453
SAC Offices and Community Food Pantry
Due to urgent construction activity at our main campus, the Leominster Spanish American Center is moving to temporary quarters at 14 Manning Avenue in Leominster, First Floor. Moving will take place on Wednesday morning, February 25th.
Telephone and mail contacts will remain unchanged.
There is parking and handicap access at the Manning Avenue location.
The Center would like to extend thanks to the United Way of North Central Massachusetts, The Community Foundation of North Central Massachusetts, and to Mr. Peter Bovenzi for their generous outreach and assistance during this winter emergency.
Por emergencia causado por las tormentas, tenemos que hacer una construcción urgente a nuestro edificio. Hasta que se termine esta construcción, el Centro Hispano Americano estará hubicado temporeramente en la “14 Manning Avenue, primer piso, Leominster. Continuaremos ofreciendo todos los servicios allí.
La mudanza comienzará el miércoles, 25 de febrero de 2015..
Los numerous de teléfonos y el personal serán los mismos para reciibir mensajes y correspondencias.
Hay estacionamiento y acceso adecuado para personas impedidas.
El Centro Hispano Americano le da las gracias al “United Way of North central Massachusetts”, The Community Foundation, y al Sr. Peter Bovenzi por su apoyo generoso a nosotros durante esta emergencia.
Welcome to the Leominster Spanish American Center’s web page. The Center is a non-profit social service agency in Leominster, Massachusetts, a city of diverse ethnic and linguistic traditions. The Leominster Spanish American Center is a registered, tax exempt 503 © agency. We receive funding through private donors, grants, some government programs such as CDBG (Community Development Block Grants) and The United Way.
Our vision is that every person would live in a safe, healthy, peaceful, and prosperous community in order to enjoy the full benefits of our society.
Our mission is to respond to the social, health, educational and cultural needs of the Leominster community and surrounding areas with special focus on the Hispanic /Latino community, limited by language, poverty and access. We foster economic self-sufficiency, equal opportunity, and active participation in community related activities for better quality of life.
The Spanish American Center is committed to providing assistance to Spanish-speaking residents to overcome language barriers, promoting the development of our young people, fostering community involvement and leadership; increasing relationships with partners, and connecting clients to available community services, which represent and advocate for the community.
In keeping with Latino traditions and being mindful of the historical principles of American democracy, the Spanish American Center adheres to the values of inclusion, and acceptance and embracing one another in collaboration and celebration of hope for a more prosperous future.
Our programs: include (ESL) English as a Second Language classes, our Leominster community food pantry, summer meal programs for children in Leominster, Fitchburg and Gardner, elder programs, legal clinics, domestic violence intervention, after school programs for middle and high school students, advocacy, and occasional mobile consulates for our Uruguayan-American community. In addition, the Center has begun, this past year, intervention with families in transition who are temporarily housed in local motels by providing hot meals two nights per week, which are prepared at the Center and delivered and served on-site at the motels. Our newest service for the community is mediation training for interested volunteers, and the provision of mediation services for our clients.