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Esperanza Center

Listing Last Update: September 25, 2017

Location

430 S Broadway
Fell's Point
Baltimore, MD 21231
www.catholiccharities-md.org/immigrants/english-language-program.html

Primary Contact

Diana Siemer

(667) 600-2908

dlsiemer@cc-md.org

Educational services

  • English language
  • How to use Computers/Technology
  • Volunteer at a Program
  • Citizenship Classes

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • Instruction in Spanish

Program Overview

We are located in the Esperanza Center and are part of the community services arm of Catholic Charities of Baltimore. In addition to English Language, we teach Computer literacy and Citizenship classes. Other programs in th Esperanza Center are Health Services, Legal Services and Client (social) Services.

Hours of operation: Morning, Afternoon, and Evening classes available

Cost info: Students pay per semester to attend an unlimited number of informal class sessions as well as a regular formal class if they are able to commit to regular attendance. Teachers in the informal program commit to teach 20 hour minimum per semesters and are trained volunteer-teachers. The teachers and come from all walks of life, and many are college students who receive service-learning hours for their work. Our formal classes are held through community academic partnerships and are taught by professional ESOL teachers. We also hold Spanish classes for both our teachers and the community.

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Program Status:
Active