MADISON, WI – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Mark Pocan (WI-02) joined Joe Parisi, the Dane County Executive, and Karen Menéndez Coller of Centro Hispano of Dane County to announce federal funding for Centro Hispano of Dane County. This important center received $200,000 in funding through the recently passed government funding bill.

Rep. Mark Pocan said, “I was proud to work with Dane County and advocate for Centro Hispano of Dane County, securing $200,000 for this organization. Centro Hispano provides key services to the Latino community and these funds will help them serve a growing population with even more support. I want to thank County Executive Joe Pariso and Karen Menéndez Coller for bringing this project to my attention.”

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi said, “Centro Hispano is a key partner for Dane County because we know their community-first focused mission works. These investments to expand their programming are critical to the success of our county. The new facility will ensure they can meet the needs of the fastest growing population in Dane County so people have a place to gather and connect to services, employment and community.”

Rep. Pocan joined Dane County Executive Joe Parisi and the Executive Director of Centro Hispano Karen Menéndez Coller to announce $200,000 in new federal funding for Centro Hispano.

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