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  • Amigos en Cristo vision casting and strategic planning.

    Strategic Planning To Achieve Vision

    Although it's great to think of our pass successes, it is also important to cast the vision for the future. There are endless opportunities for expansion of the ministry, and to reach more families and impact the community in a greater way, [...]
  • amigos center sewing class

    Education – Empowering Women

    At our Kingston Center in Bonita Springs, Amigos en Cristo church member, Rosi Perez, teaches a sewing class weekly to women and youth. The class is intended to teach them a trade that can help them make clothes and supplies for their family as [...]
  • Immokalee Lutheran and Amigos Center Staff

    Staff in Immokalee

    It wouldn't be possible to serve the hundreds of families served each week in Immokalee without our faithful staff and volunteers. Here's a picture of the staff who makes it happen! Justina Ruiz (Case Worker), Karl Glander (Service Director), [...]
  • Getting Her Freedom – Immigration Success Story

    Today Amigos Center had the distinct joy of handing a client her green card after 22 years in the United States.  The client had been referred to our office ten months ago from Florida Equal Justice Center to file her adjustment of status case [...]
  • Amigos en Cristo Lutheran Church First Communion

    First Communion in Bonita Springs

    First Communion is a very important rite of passage in the Latin and South American countries. Amigos en Cristo strives to serve the needs of the whole person: mind, soul and spirit. On Sunday, October 2, Khamila Pérez-Abrajim, joyfully [...]
  • Amigos Center Board Members Give Back

    Thank You Pat and Al O’Donnell

    Board Member Pat O'Donnell was featured in Lifestyle Magazine's October 2011 issue's article written by Laura Cummings. Read excerpts below or read the full article here. During the thirty-five years Al and Pat O’Donnell have lived in Estero, [...]
  • Immigration Services - Family from Guatemala

    Immigration Help for Guatemalan Family

    Every year the Amigos Center helps hundreds of families reunite and stay united through the low-cost, legal immigration services provided. Pictured here is Gaspar Mejia. Through the help of the Amigos Center he was able to bring his wife and [...]
  • Amigos Center Community Education Class

    Community Education – Dental Care Workshop in Bonita

    Dental Hygienist, Blanca Nelby Grisales, demonstrated good dental hygiene techniques at our Kingston AmigosCenter.  Nelby responded to a recent sermon preached by Pastor Selle calling on all disciples of Jesus Christ to serve others, each [...]
  • Feeding Families in Immokalee

    Social Services Booming in Immokalee Due To Community Partners

    Harry Chapin regularly partners with Amigos Center to serve families in need of food. This September they served nearly 300 families. (pictures below) Also in the past month, Amigos Center partnered with the Mexican Consulate to help people [...]
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    Over 25 Students in English Classes

    Amigos Center in Immokalee is proudly serving over 25 students in our Literacy Program on Monday. Students are arriving early and staying after class to study and practice what they learned so they can move to our Rosetta Stone program. Director [...]
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