The Latino Policy Forum is the only organization in the Chicago area that facilitates the involvement of Latinos at all levels of public decision-making. The Latino Policy Forum conducts analysis to inform, influence, and lead. Its goals are to improve education outcomes, advocate for affordable housing, promote just immigration policies, and engage diverse sectors of the community, with an understanding that advancing Latinos advances a shared future.
CPS Latino advisory committee members quit over budget cuts
sixteen members of a Chicago Public Schools Latino Advisory Committee, including Forum Executive Director Sylvia Puente, resigned to protest school budget cuts.
Immigration Forum - Spanish
The Forum, Univision Chicago and Que Buena jointly hosted a digital town hall to discuss Trump's immigration policies and their impacts on Illinois.
The Forum supports this statement by the Latino Advisory Committee
Forum Statement: Illinois Needs a Budget Now!
Governor Rauner and the Legislature have yet to agree to a fully funded, year-long operating budget since he took the oath of office in January 2015.
Chicago and Illinois Leaders Share Their Experiences Partnering with BCG
BCG’s deep understanding of the social and public sectors—along with our tailored approach, rigorous analysis, and focus on long-term enablement—has helped nonprofit organizations of all sizes address their most pressing challenges.