LATINO SOCIAL WORK COALITION AND SCHOLARSHIP FUND, INC. WELCOMES YOU
At Latino Social Work Coalition and Scholarship Fund, Inc., wellbeing is at the forefront of what we’re working together towards. Our programs and activities are designed to be a catalyst that helps community members reach their goals and fulfill their potential. Learn more about the positive impact we have and join us in bringing about positive change.
"To increase the number of culturally and linguistically competent Latinx social workers serving low income and underserved Latinx community in New York City. These goals are accomplished by providing outreach, mentoring, education, training and financial support through collaboration with non-profit agencies and graduate schools of social work in pursuit of addressing the social needs of Latinx communities"
THANK YOU TO OUR FRIENDS AND SUPPORTERS AT OUR
"18TH ANNUAL AWARDS GALA DINNER"
AT THE COPACABANA
In response to the rapidly changing information and circumstances with respect to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have postponed our 19th Annual Awards Dinner and Gala on April 28th hosted at the Copacabana.
Thank you for your support. We encourage you to take care of your health in the coming days and weeks. We look forward to sharing information soon on a new date for our annual celebration.
“Everything that is done in the world is done by hope”
We are pleased to announce our annual Latino Social Work Coalition Scholarship Program for 2020-2021. Application will be provided by your school.
This program provides scholarships to Latino men and women with significant financial need residing in the New York metropolitan area that has been accepted or is enrolled in a master’s level program at one of the following accredited schools of social work. Please ask your school about the scholarship application:
Adelphi University School of Social Work
Columbia University School of Social Work
Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service
Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work
Lehman College Department of Social Work
New York University Silver School of Social Work
Touro Graduate School of Social Work
Yeshiva University Wurzweiler School of Social Work
The Latino Social Work Coalition and Scholarship Fund (LSWC) based on its past collaboration with the various graduate schools of social work has worked on the development of this scholarship program to increase the number of Latino social workers needed to better serve the increased demand for linguistically and culturally sensitive services to the Latino community.