Centro Rendu of St. Vincent de Paul: Best Starts for Kids Out-of-School Time Grantee Profile
SOWA is excited to work with the many amazing organizations funded through the King County Best Starts for Kids Out-of-School Time (BSK OST) investment! These organizations, funded either as stand alone People of Color-Led organizations or Place-Based Partnerships, are all working hard to maximize their positive impact on King County youth.
Learn more about Centro Rendu of St. Vincent de Paul, funded as one of the organizations involved in a Place-Based Partnership Grant.
CENTRO RENDU OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
Centro Rendu is the Latino Services and Program Center of St. Vincent de Paul. They are in a Place-Based Partnership with the City of Renton and Techbridge Girls at the Highlands Neighborhood Center. Centro Rendu “exists to protect, support, and defend Latino immigrant families through education, social services, legal advocacy, and leadership development that strengthens healthier communities and future generations.” In their BSK OST-funded partnership, Centro Rendu provides academic supports for all youth and also recognizes the importance of cultural identity for Latino students, who make up more than half of all youth at the Highlands Neighborhood Center.