Congratulations to our student and part-time employee, Jose Acebedo, who was nominated for a prestigious Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) Outstanding Adult Learner of the Year award. Jose was selected as a runner-up, due to his inspiring story and perseverance in the face of multiple obstacles. He currently works as PODER’s receptionist and is transitioning into a […]
Want to get to know us better? Watch this 6-minute video to learn more about PODER’s programs and the impact we’re having on the Latino immigrant community on Chicago’s southwest side. A big thank you to the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) for the support in making this video.