For the HWC, Civic Participation means:Training and information dissemination on federal and state laws related to workplace, family, voting rights and immigration. Since the political climate is ever-changing, it is important to keep workers and leaders informed in what is going on with the community.
The HWC also has trainings on the following subjects:
-Right to Vote
-Immigration Trainings workshops and assistance with related issues
At the end of 2010, the HWC took the initiative to meet with several new Latino/a organizations, to learn and apply collective ways to act in terms into issues toward the community the most. In January of 2011, around 28 of the organizations met to build OLA- Allied Latino Organizations