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Te begining: Planting the seeds.

In 1960 the Puerto Rican Family Institute was established as a volunteer effort by a group of twenty Puerto Rican social workers. Led by Agustin Gonzalez, they shared a dream: to establish a service program to prevent the disintegration of Puerto Rican migrant families who lived in New York City. The Institute was incorporated in 1962 as an anti-poverty program.

In 1964 their vision became a reality with a demonstration grant from the Office of Economic Opportunity which established the “Program to Preserve the Integration of the Puerto Rican Migrant Family.” The Institute became one of the first citywide agencies to start serving the Puerto Rican community. During this period, paths were forged to broaden service delivery to other Hispanic groups.

“Respect, Integrity, Compassion, Excellence, Costumer Service, Cultural Sensitivity, Response to Community Needs.”

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Marcus BURGHART

Executive Director & CEO
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Diane LEILANI

Director of Communications
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Chris WILKINSON

Project Coordinator
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Oroma KUMBATA

Executive Assistant

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