Empowering the Latino/ Hispanic community within Michiana by providing educational, cultural and advocacy services in a welcoming, bilingual environment.
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Indiana ● Non-Profit ● ● Founded 1973
|Name||La Casa de Amistad|
La Casa de Amistad is a not-for-profit charitable organization, which functions as a youth and community center on the west side of South Bend. It was founded in October 1973 as a youth outreach program in response to the needs confronting Hispanic teenagers. Founded by Fr. John Phalen, C.S.C., and many other Latino community leaders, La Casa de Amistad offered various programs in an effort to assist Hispanic youth in self-acceptance and appreciation of their culture.