Michigan Education Association

Hispanic American Organizations

Association of Hispanic Arts (AHA)
173 E. 116th St., New York, NY 10019
212/860-5445
Dedicated to advancing Latino arts, artists, and art organizations.

ASPIRA Association Inc.
1444 Eye St. NW, Washington, DC 20005
202/835-3600
Provides youth leadership development, community service opportunities, and educational counseling for high school or college students. Sponsors numerous programs such as ASPIRA Mathematics and Science Institutes, ASPIRA Parents for Educational Excellence, and National Health Career Program.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Inc.
504 C St. NE, Washington, DC 20002
800/EXCELDC
A nonpartisan educational organization established to develop the next generation of Hispanic leadership.

Foundation for the Advancement of Hispanic Americans
P.O. Box 66012, Washington, DC 20035
703/866-1578
Dedicated to enhancing the role of Hispanic culture, extending educational and economic opportunities and increasing participation in civic and social affairs.

Hispanic Policy Development Project
36 E. 22nd St., New York, NY 10010
212/529-9323
The nation's only policy analysis group that focuses on the special needs of Hispanics ages 12-24.

LULAC National Educational Services Centers Inc.
2100 M St., NW, Washington, DC 20036
202/408-0060
An educational organization dedicated to advancing the education of Hispanics and disadvantaged youth.

Julian Samora Research Institute
MSU, 112 Paloucci Bldg.
East Lansing, MI 48821-1110
517/432-1317

Mexican American Legal Defense Fund (MALDEF)
2221 Penobscot Building, Detroit, MI 48221
313/961-8522

Michigan Association for Bilingual Education
Department of Bilingual Education, Kalamazoo Public Schools
1220 Howard St., Kalamazoo, MI 49008
616/337-0199

Michigan Education Association
Contact Joy Stack, Staff Liaison for Hispanic Concerns
P.O. Box 2573-48826
East Lansing, MI 48826
800/292-1934

National Education Association
Human & Civil Rights
1201 16th St. NW, Washington, DC 20036
202/822-7065

National Association for Chicano Studies
Eastern Washington University
Monroe Hall 202, Cheney, WA 99004
A clearinghouse that promotes Chicano political, cultural and educational awareness.

National Council of La Raza
1111 19th St. NW, Washington, DC 20005
202/785-1670
A national nonpartisan organization founded to reduce poverty and discrimination in the U.S. and to improve education, health, housing and community development opportunities for Hispanics.

National Latino Communications Center
3171 Los Feliz Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90039
213/663-8294
A media arts and production center that provides quality programs on Latinos to the national public television audience.

REFORMA: The National Association to Promote Library Services to the Spanish-Speaking
c/o American Library Association, 50 E. Huron St., Chicago, IL 60611
915/837-8124
Promotes the development of library collections and Hispanic materials and seeks to recruit more bilingual and bicultural library professionals to develop library services to better meet Hispanic needs.

Updated: February 12, 2009 12:09 PM