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Universidad Popular



Universidad Popular (UP) Universidad Popular opens its door and provides the resources for community residents to become actively engaged in community empowerment. UPsmission is to reach community empowerment through participatory learning. UP is dedicated to teaching within context that facilitates growth as human beings and contributes to the movement for social justice in Chicagos Little Village and the world. Volunteering at UP provides a unique learning and hands-on educational experience. Ourvolunteers enjoy the exposure to the local cuisine, opportunity to practice Spanish, and participation in many cultural events.

Mission: Universidad Popular's mission is community empowerment via the praxis of participatory learning or popular education; Universidad Popular (UP) has become known as a place where community residents come to learn with, by and from one another.
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CausesChildren & Youth Community Computers & Technology Education & Literacy Women

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