From the Classroom to the Boardroom

Moving to a new home can feel like starting over. There is isolation from not knowing anyone. There is an overwhelming feeling of not knowing the neighborhood. There is that annoying feeling that you should know where the grocery store is but don’t. It’s enough to leave a person feeling lonely and longing for connection and […]

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Cultural Brokers Support Longmont Latino Communities during COVID-19

Silvia Solis, a board member, recently wrote an article for The Longmont Leader titled Cultural Brokers Support Longmont Latino Communities during COVID-19. Norma Fuentes, Intercambio’s Director of Student Services, is quoted. The COVID-19 outbreak has disproportionately affected Hispanic/Latinx communities. Cultural brokers – or those that bridge gaps between the Hispanic/Latinx community and service providers – have provided […]

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Solidarity: Creating Connections to Uplift Communities

Intercambio stands in solidarity with the Black community against racial discrimination, violence, and injustice.  The fight against racism is inextricably linked with  our efforts to create safe and uplifting communities and bonds for immigrants and refugees.  We have seen how racism and systemic oppression unjustly impact our immigrant students, and how COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted […]

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New Live Online Trainings

We were scheduled to present workshops at several big conferences in April and May, and instead of doing that we have hosted 9 live online webinars on a variety of topics (listed at the bottom here). We have been seeing great feedback and seeing way higher attendance at these webinars. Nearly 500 people from 35 […]

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