To coordinate efforts regarding the welfare and well being of Latinos in the State of Michigan and help close the gaps between community needs and resources by partnering with community assets; creating alliances for improved institutional research and resources for future opportunities.
The purpose of Michigan Alianza Latina para Mejoramiento y Avance (MI-ALMA) in English translated – Michigan Alliance of Latinos Moving Towards Advancement is to provide informational resources, advocacy to Latino Agencies, employers, employees and other parties a cost effective vehicle to enhance the quality of life in Michigan in the areas of:
- Immigration Rights
- Health and Healthcare
- Civic Engagement and Media Portrayal
- Economic and Employment Opportunities
- Gender Relations
- Civil Rights and Discrimination