Who We Are

HACES Empowers Immigrant to Actively Make our Country a Better Place – HACES Fortalece a los Inmigrantes para que Activamente Hagan de este País un Mejor Lugar HACES has…

DREAMing

I was born in la ciudad de Mexico, to two hard working, motivating and empowering parents that have dedicated their lives to succeeding- despite the odds held against them. Both…

What We Do

Our Programs Our current services focus on keeping families together, civic engagement, linkages to community resources and advocacy. Our programs are: Legalization, Immigrant Family Resource Program, Health Plans Enrollment…

HACES ROCK THE VOTE!

HACES GET OUT THE VOTE CAMPAIGN HACES Get Out the Vote Campaign describes efforts aimed at increasing the voter turnout in this years 2020 election. Our mission during this…

HACES COVID-19 RESOURCE PAGE

Hi there, On behalf of the hundreds of community members served by The Hispanic American Community Education and Services (HACES) thanks you for your continued support to provide the…

Mission and Vision

HACES ensures that every immigrant that walks through its doors gets accurate and useful information that enables them to build successful lives. HACES is the community leader in services…

Team

Our Staff Maria Elena Jonas President & CEO I started serving the Latino Community in 1987 while working for Catholic Charities helping with immigration and in the 90s I…

Yes, it is possible

I am Cindy Ruiz, I work at HACES as the DACA case manager. I was born and raised in Waukegan IL. My paternal grandparents and family including my father migrated…