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TEC CENTRO A PLACE
OF HOPE, DREAMS AND
A LOT OF HARD WORK
The Hispanic community makes
up 40% of the population of
the City of Lancaster, according
to the Spanish American Civic
Association (SACA), which has
served the needs of the Latino
community since 1971.
Tec Centro works to foster and
perpetuate the cultural, social
and economic well-being of the
Latinos residing in the City and
County of Lancaster, and thereby
contribute to the general wellbeing of the community at large.
It operates El Centro Hispano
Community Center, which
provides a range of human
services, and runs the SACA
Development Corporation, which
for more than 25 years has worked
to deliver affordable housing
and economic development to
Lancaster's historic southeast area.
Tec Centro serves people
from many walks of life. Most
of its students and clients are
Latino, but it also serves AfricanAmericans and Caucasians. Many
are immigrants, and others have
refugee status. Some have served
time in prison and are looking to
rebuild their lives, while others
have received treatment for
addiction. Some of the people
served are highly educated and
worked as professionals in their
To learn more about Tec Centro
and how you can get involved,
visit www.sacapa.org or
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