Centro Latino of Iowa is a Council Bluffs-based nonprofit in partnership with the United Methodist Churches of Council Bluffs. It strives to empower the Latino community in Iowa.
Among other support services, RISE AmeriCorps members at Centro Latino develop curriculum and facilitate job skills trainings for immigrants and refugees. They also help immigrants search for and secure jobs. Their mission is to help immigrants adapt to the U.S. by boosting their employability and life skills.