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The story of a special run to the border

El Futuro's mission is to nurture stronger familias to live out their dreams. We do this by receiving people here in North Carolina who are hurting, often from the effects of traumas suffered in their home country or on a dangerous migration to our community. We...

Durham Community Organizations Arrange Caravan to The Mexico Border

El Futuro, Scrap Exchange, Catholic Charities and the Cole Mill Road Church of Christ taking clothing donations to families at the border, organizing vigil  [DURHAM, NC—DEC. 19, 2019]  El Futuro, Scrap Exchange, Catholic Charities and the Cole Mill Road Church of...

El Futuro highlighted in Chatham News + Record

As part of the News + Record’s commitment to the community, they've partnered with the United Way of Chatham County to help provide insight into the work of the agencies the program helps fund with a series of local agency profiles! Recently, they did a profile of El...

El Futuro turns 15 years old!

On November 14 of this year, we officially turned 15 years old! That's 15 years of providing bilingual, culturally-responsive therapy, psychiatry, case management and more to Latino families in North Carolina -- 15 years of nurturing stronger familias to live out...

El Futuro Quoted in USA TODAY Article

El Futuro Executive Director Luke Smith spoke to USA TODAY about the need for more Spanish-speaking, culturally responsive behavioral health care specialists in North Carolina and across the county. Read more here: http://bit.ly/318qhjO Habla Español? Hispanics face...

The votes are in: Thank you Durham for helping us expand our clinic!

After the Durham City Council pledged almost $2.4 million for community projects, more than 10,000 eligible voters made their opinions heard on what projects should be funded. We are so incredibly happy to announce that the expansion of our Durham clinic in Lakewood...

Join us at our Siler City clinic Open House!

You are invited! We’ve moved! Join us for an Open House at our new clinic location in Siler City. WHEN:  Thursday, May 30, 5-6:30pm (drop-in anytime) WHERE:  401 N. Ivey Avenue, Siler City, NC 27344 WHAT:  Light refreshments, tours, meet-and-greet with staff, learn...