Centro Latino launches new website

Council Bluffs, Iowa, March 25, 2024

Press Release

Centro Latino of Iowa Launches New Website: www.sucentrolatino.org to Enhance Community Engagement and Access to Resources.

Centro Latino of Iowa is thrilled to announce the launch of its new website, aimed at providing a user-friendly platform for community members to access resources, stay updated on events and programs, and engage with the organization’s mission to serve the Latino community in Iowa.

The newly redesigned website (www.sucentrolatino.org), offers a modern and intuitive interface, making it easier than ever for visitors to navigate and find the information they need. Key features of the website include:

  • Comprehensive Information: Visitors can explore detailed information about Centro Latino’s programs, services, and initiatives, including educational workshops, cultural events, and advocacy efforts.


Resource Hub: The website serves as a centralized hub for accessing resources relevant to the Latino community, including educational materials, social services, immigration support, and more.


Events Calendar: Community members can stay informed about upcoming events, workshops, and celebrations hosted by Centro Latino and its partner organizations through the interactive events calendar.


Get Involved: The website provides opportunities for individuals to get involved with Centro Latino’s mission through volunteering, donating, or becoming a member of the organization.

“We are excited to launch our new website as part of our ongoing commitment to better serve the Latino community in Iowa,” said Walter García Rodríguez, Executive Director of Centro Latino of Iowa. “Our goal is to create a welcoming online space where community members can easily access information, resources, and opportunities to engage with our organization and each other.”

The launch of the new website (www.sucentrolatino.org) reflects Centro Latino’s dedication to enhancing accessibility, transparency, and community engagement. Whether individuals are seeking assistance, looking to get involved, or simply want to stay informed, the website serves as a valuable tool for connecting with Centro Latino and its mission.

Visit the new Centro Latino of Iowa website at www.sucentrolatino.org to explore the latest resources, events, and opportunities to get involved.

Centro Latino of Iowa | Welcome

Central Latino of Iowa | Our mission is to educate and empower Hispanic/Latino individuals and families towards thriving, self-sufficient, and healthy lives.



For media inquiries or more information about Centro Latino of Iowa, please contact:

Walter Garcia Rodriguez Executive Director Centro Latino of Iowa

[email protected] / Office: (712) 256-6009 Mobile: (712) 318-8751

About Centro Latino of Iowa: Centro Latino of Iowa is a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering and enriching the lives of Latino individuals and families in Iowa through education, advocacy, and community-building initiatives. Since 2002, Centro Latino has been a leading voice for social justice, cultural preservation, and equitable access to resources for the Latino community in the city of Council Bluffs, Iowa.

For Immediate Release: Walter Garcia Rodriguez selected as Executive Director of Centro Latino of Iowa

For Immediate Release: Walter Garcia Rodriguez selected as Executive Director of Centro Latino of Iowa

Centro Latino of Iowa (CLI), the premier bilingual and bicultural Hispanic/Latino center in Southwest Iowa, announced today that Walter Garcia Rodriguez has been selected as the Executive Director effective August 1, 2023.

Walter has been working with non-profit organizations since 2007. He holds a Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership from Eastern University, Saint Davids, Pennsylvania.

As Director and Community Coordinator with Omaha Bridges Out of Poverty, Inc. Walter was responsible for recruiting, initiating, and nurturing partnerships with Community Services Agencies, Businesses, Churches, schools, and other organizations by ensuring all resources are available for childcare, food, education, and technologies.

With his knowledge to develop and create new strategies to expand services to improve communities economically in Southern California and Omaha. The Centro Latino of Iowa is very excited to have him as the new Executive Director.

It is with great pleasure that the Board of Directors for the Centro Latino of Iowa announces the selection of Walter Garcia as the new Executive Director. Please welcome him and we thank you for your patience as we transition through this leadership change.


Centro Latino of Iowa formalized operations in 2012 and continues to work to educate and empower Hispanic/Latino individuals and families toward thriving, self-sufficient, and healthy lives. Activities and services including Family Support, Civic Engagement, Legal Assistance, Adult Education, and Cultural Education will continue to be made available to the public. Visit sucentrolatino.com for more information.

CONTACT: Mr. Hector Santiago, Board Chair of Centro Latino of Iowa