MISSION & PURPOSE
The Centro de Comunidad y Justicia (CCJ), formerly the Council on Hispanic Education is a non-profit community based organization founded in September of 1996.
The mission of the Centro is to improve the educational, economic, and social status of Latinos and low-income immigrants in Idaho.
CCJ is a private not-for-profit corporation organized under and pursuant to the Idaho Nonprofit Corporation Act, Chapter 3, Title 30, Idaho code. The organization is exempt under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
The primary focus of our work is targeted towards local Idaho communities with high concentrations of low income Latino families in need of health, education, and immigration related services.