What We Do

The Latino Leadership Council helps struggling Latino families overcome challenges and helps them on their path to become self-sufficient, productive community members. We focus on the areas of health, education and youth development, partnering with other organizations and agencies to ensure that Latino community is being served in an effective, culturally appropriate manner. The video below highlights a few stories that are illustrative of the families whom we serve.

Forum on the Latino Community

Thank you for helping make the inaugural A Forum on the Latino Community, Challenges on Serving a Growing Latino Population in Placer County a great success. We would also like to congratulate the Quetzal Award winners and thank them for all the work they do in the Latino community.






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Many thanks to our Title Sponsor, Wells Fargo, for helping make this event a reality.

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The Latino Leadership Council

The Latino Leadership Council (LLC) is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to advancing the wellness and leadership capacity of Latino populations in Northern California.

We do this by providing education, advocacy, cultural proficiency, and capacity building to Latino communities and public and private partners.

Our membership is comprised of individuals who provide a multitude of services to the underserved Spanish-speaking populations through agencies, non-profits, faith-based organizations, businesses and grass roots initiatives.



Latest Blog Post

Our Kids, Our Responsibility

While meeting with RJUHSD a couple of weeks ago, something they said really surprised me and stuck with me. A large percentage of EL students are actually kids who were born in the United States or have lived here all their lives. They are not immigrants. They have lived all their lives here, speaking English. So how on earth is a life-long English-speaker considered an English Learner? … Continue Reading →