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CNC to Host Annual Health, Safety and Wellness Fair at Marlins Park

07/15/2014

The CNC Health, Safety and Wellness Fair is the tenth fair organized by CNC in Miami-Dade County informing communities about the connection between nutrition, fitness, safety and wellbeing.

Taking place on September 27 at the Marlins Park from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.this fair is a free family event, open to the public  and is attended by an average of 700 individuals. The Fair serves the needs of the underserved local community and aims to facilitate healthy living to all families through education. Save the date for this family-fun packed event!

Visit our Fan Page: www.facebook.com/cncorg for 2013 event photos.

 

First Time Home Buyers Workshop

07/09/2014

Get Closing Cost Assistance Toward the Purchase of Your Next Home. Complete CNC’s FREE, HUD approved, homeownership education series of workshops, and you will receive a coupon offering 3 percent in closing cost assistance toward the purchase of an eligible Freddie Mac-owned home within one year of completing the workshops.

Don’t miss this FREE opportunity to learn more about how to purchase an affordable home in your neighborhood. Space is limited, reserve your seat today. Call 305-642-3490.

Saturday, July 19th, 2014, 8:30am – 3:00pm CNC 1223 SW 4th Street, Miami, Florida, 33135

A Special Thank You From CNC President, Sonia Lopez

07/01/2014

Dear Friends:

On behalf of CNC and our Board of Directors, THANK YOU for joining us at our 17th Biennial National Conference “Latinos and the Americas: Engagement and Opportunity” this past June in Washington, D.C.

This year’s conference featured two full days of enlightening conversations, business luncheons, an opening reception, a pre-banquet reception, and an awards gala banquet. We had the privilege of hosting high caliber moderators and speakers, who displayed their expertise, provided meaningful insight, and provoked engaging plenary dialogue. We honored leaders for their outstanding and tireless service to improve our communities, and paid tribute to the five branches of the United States Armed Forces, who protect our freedom every day. 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Congressman Joe Garcia

U.S. Representative 26th District of Florida

Dr. Joxel Garcia, Director

District of Columbia, Department of Health

Senator Robert Menendez

United States Senator for New Jersey

Ambassador Neil Parsan

U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and Mexico

Mrs. Teresa Rodriguez

Anchor – “Aquí y Ahora”, Univisión Communications Inc.

      

GALA HONOREES

Ron Blackburn, President & CEO, Aspira Lifetime Achievement Award

Ana Colomar O’Brien, Chief of Protocol, OAS Public Service Award

Arturo Estopiñan, Chief of Staff, Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Café con Leche Award

Felice Gorordo, CEO, Clear Path Immigration Community Service Award

 

My heartfelt gratitude to our CONFERENCE SPONSORS who support our programs and believe in our mission. This successful event could not have been possible without your unwavering commitment!

TO OUR MODERATORS, SPEAKERS, AWARDEES, PUBLIC OFFICIALS, ARMED FORCES AND PARTICIPANTS: THANK YOU for enriching our conference program and making our conference such a memorable event!

 

Until next time, ¡Un afectuoso saludo!

Sonia Lopez

President & CEO

 

To access conference photos, please click here: https://www.facebook.com/CNCorg/photos_stream?tab=photos_albums

To access the CNC Conference booklet, please click here: http://www.scribd.com/doc/229081041/CNC-Conference-Events

CNC Celebrates Hispanic Leadership at 17th National Conference

06/23/2014

On June 11-12, CNC convened its 17th Biennial National Conference in our nation’s capital at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel. In its usual fashion, the conference hosted four plenaries that embodied this year’s theme, “Latinos and the Americas: Engagement and Opportunity.” The conference also recognized prominent Hispanic community leaders at its signature awards gala banquet.

See more event photos here: http://washingtonhispanic.com/index.php?secc=gente&desp=0&id_gente=383

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Making Homes Affordable

12/06/2013

Free mortgage help is available to homeowners in Miami.

 
CNC and the Making Home Affordable Program are hosting a FREE community event at the West Dade Regional Library 9455 Coral Way Miami, FL 33165 on Friday, December 6 and Saturday December 7, from 10:30am to 5:30pm.
 
Come prepared to meet face to face with one of our HUD-approved housing experts, who will help you prepare your application for mortgage assistance and submit it to your mortgage company.
 
To expedite the application process, please bring your monthly mortgage statement, you two most recent pay stubs, and your last two bank statements.
 
For more information, please visit CNC at 1223 SW 4th Street
or call 888-532-3021.

HomeSteps Buy-A-Home Workshops

10/19/2013

Get Closing Cost Assistance Toward the Purchase of Your Next Home.  Complete CNC’s FREE, HUD approved, homeownership education series of workshops, and you will receive a coupon offering 3 percent in closing cost assistance toward the purchase of an eligible Freddie Mac-owned home within one year of completing the workshops.

Don’t miss this FREE opportunity to learn more about how to purchase an affordable home in your neighborhood.  Space is limited, reserve your seat today.  Call 305-642-3484, ext. 129.   

Saturday, October 19, 2013, 8:30am - 3:00pm

CNC 1223 SW 4th Street, Miami, Florida, 33135

Health, Safety & Wellness Fair

10/05/2013

The CNC Health, Safety and Wellness Fair is the ninth fair organized by CNC in Miami-Dade County informing communities about the connection between nutrition, fitness, safety and wellbeing. The CNC Health, Safety, and Wellness Fair is a free family event open to the public and is attended by an average of 700 individuals. The Fair serves the needs of the underserved local community, this year providing information on the new Obamacare “Affordable Care Act.”  Univision 23 “Ahora en Nuestra Communidad” interviews CNC: http://bit.ly/1aq6QlM.  Visit our Fan Page: www.facebook.com/cncorg for 2012 event photos!

Promoting Homeownership

07/12/2013

Promoting Homeownership, Friday July 12th at 10:00am – 12:00pm at the West Dade Regional Library 9445 Coral Way, Miami 33165.  Obtain information about home buying opportunities in Miami-Dade.  Up to 3% possible closing cost assistance may be available for qualified buyers.  Don’t miss the Free opportunity to lean more about how to purchase an affordable home in your neighborhood.  For more information call 888-669-0379. Photos available online: www.facebook.com/cncorg

CNC and Freddie Mac

01/17/2013

CNC and Freddie Mac have joined forces to reach out to the Miami-Dade community focusing on foreclosure prevention and creating homeownership possibilities by expanding the Take Root South Florida initiative to Miami-Dade.  Breakfast kick-off, January 17th at 8:30a.m. at United Way of Miami-Dade. For details, visit: www.takerootsouthflorida.com