Promoting Latino education, employment, and culture in the Springfield Area

CIELO - Cultually Integrated Education for Latinos Organization

We are a culturally integrated organization dedicated to promoting the education, employment, and culture of Latino Americans in communities that lay within about a 60 mile radius of Springfield, IL.

We promote education by:

  • Supporting educational scholarships for Latinos
  • Offering appropriate training opportunities to enhance Latino entrance to and advancement in employment
  • Referencing verifiable facts and statistics about the Latino community

We support diversity and parity in employment through:

  • A clearinghouse for both public and private employers seeking to diversify their employee base by hiring qualified Latinos
  • A clearinghouse for Latinos seeking employment opportunities within the community

We support culturally integrated events such as: