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Oral Histories

New Roots/Nueva Raíces

Latino migrants have put down new roots in the United States South and opened up a distinct chapter in the long history of Latin American migration.
Visit New Roots here.

Community Planning


Since 2010, the statewide BIC initiative has partnered with seven cities and towns to create and implement action plans for improving…
Learn about BIC here.

Language Access

Language Access Collaborative/La Colaborativa de Acceso Lingüístico

The Language Access Collaborative is an initiative that brings together teams of North Carolina local governments and community-based organizations to build bridges of communication. Learn about the Language Access Collaborative here.

Student Training


The LMP has fostered bi-national relationships with migrant families, secondary schools, and foundations in Latin America, resulting…
More on Training here.

The Spotlight

New BIC Partnerships in Carrboro and Marion Make Language Access a Priority
Two new Building Integrated Communities partnerships are underway in the Town of Carrboro and the City of Marion, and both places will soon have new language access plans as a result.
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City of Marion and Centro Unido Latino-Americano experiencing a simultaneous interpretation demo.