To organize and build the capacity of members of the Hispanic community to participate in participatory processes of community action for social change and the collective benefit of Hispanic and the general community, while contributing to social unity in a context of multicultural diversity.
TO HAVE A UNITED, ORGANIZED, AND PREPARED COMMUNITY.
Progreso Community Center will be led by Hispanic immigrants
Progreso Community Center will be democratic, egalitarian, and realistic
Progreso Community Center will maintain an environment of respect, honesty, and solidarity
To develop leadership among members of the Hispanic community
To build the capacity of Hispanics to identify problems and solve them
To support the improvement and well-being, health, and education of Hispanics
To advocate for structural changes that improve the lives of members of the Hispanic community