Press releases | Esperanza
February 08, 2017

Esperanza Immigration Statement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 8, 2017. Philadelphia, PA. – Esperanza has actively participated in the national push for comprehensive immigration reform for close to two

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August 11, 2016

North Philadelphia Organization Emmy-Nominated for Locally Produced Documentary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 12, 2016. Philadelphia, PA. – Esperanza, Inc., a nationally recognized community development organization, was nominated for a Mid-Atlantic Emmy in two

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July 28, 2016

Local Community Organization Recognized on a National Stage at the DNC

For Immediate Release: July 28, 2016, Philadelphia, PA – Recently naturalized clients from Esperanza Immigration Legal Services (EILS) will issue the “Pledge of Allegiance” before

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July 20, 2016

Local Community Leader Nationally Recognized at Democratic National Convention

For Immediate Release: July 20, 2016, Philadelphia, PA – Reverend Luis Cortés, Jr., Founder, President and CEO of the nationally recognized Latino non-profit organization Esperanza,

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July 12, 2016


For Immediate Release: Philadelphia, PA – On Sunday, July 24, 2016, the historic African American Museum in Philadelphia (AAMP), and nationally recognized Latino nonprofit organization,

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June 24, 2016

Philadelphia Works Opens North Philadelphia Integrated PA CareerLink® Center at Esperanza

Rev. Luis Cortes, Jr. joined Philadelphia Works as well as elected officials, representatives from the PA Department of Labor & Industry and Department of Human

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June 07, 2016

Esperanza Academy Students Exhibit at the National Museum of American Jewish History

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 6, 2016. Philadelphia, PA. – Esperanza Academy Charter High School students will showcase their personal histories in the My Home, My

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March 30, 2016

Esperanza Immigration Legal Services Aims to Help Naturalize Citizens in Time to Vote in the General Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 21, 2016. Philadelphia, PA. –Esperanza Immigration Legal Services (EILS) is hosting an information session about National Citizenship Day 2016.  The information

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