Tag Archive for Youth

Community Organizing will Save our Youth

The sixteen page report released by the Community Service Society in early November on Latino Youth in New York City is cause for alarm in all Latino neighborhoods, especially in the Puerto Rican community. Puerto Rican youth who are concentrated in the poorest areas of this wealthy metropolis are among the most deprived, the most…

Latina leaders speak up for Puerto Rican youth

New York City's future looks Latino

Puerto Rican Civil Rights Groups, Community Leaders and mothers call on NYS and NYC Government candidates and leaders to address Puerto Rican disparities. New York, NY (October 31, 2010) – On the eve of Tuesday’s election, Puerto Rican civil rights groups, elected officials, community leaders and mothers gathered on the City Hall steps today to…