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Binational Institute of Human Development (BIHD)

ABOUT US

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The Binational Institute of Human Development (BIHD) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to empower and integrate the immigrant and other disintegrated communities  into mainstream society, by serving as a bridge between governmental agencies and our communities.  

Through advocacy, we build the bridge to equality in education and healthcare and above all, equality in human rights and economic development.

Our main programs are: Immigration & Legal Center; Casa Mexico-USA; Small Business Development Center

VISION

Our vision is to empower and integrate the immigrant and other disintegrated communities  into mainstream society, to achieve the transformation towards a better quality of life, within an environment of trust, inclusion, values, roots and binational citizenship participation.

Binational Institute of Human Development

BIHDOBJETIVES

Empower and integrate the immigrant community in society in general, facilitate the transition and serve as a bridge between communities, through the development planning and implementation of programs that ensure their development within this society in the areas As well as promoting equality in education, access to health, and above all, access to justice and economic development.

Implement programs and services that serve as a bridge between linking citizens and their communities of origin with their target communities.

To create, promote and implement development programs based on the consolidation of Human Development in the social, legal, political, cultural and educational areas, gender sensitive and working for a better environment.

Develop and promote international agreements and alliances that lead to achieve the above programs.

Promote the cultural, educational and social services that local governments of origin offer to their migrant citizens within their communities of destination.

BIHD Board

  • President: Rosa Gaytan
  • Vice-President: Tatyana Vaskanich
  • Secretary: Silvia Bilancia
  • Treasurer: Pedro Cabrales
  • Board member: Mark Perez
  • Board member: Jack Weinrauch, J.D.
  • Board member: Fanjua Rivas

ABOUT US

Who We Are

BIHD is a 501c3 non-profit organization is dedicated to promoting and strengthening relations between Latino communities and other institutions that share our vision of global improvement through building strong relationships. BIHD through its program, Casa Mexico-USA (CMUSA), restores disintegrated communities by initiating and promoting programs in education, health and medical access, legal assistance, advocacy, socio-economic development and language skills. BIHD plays a leadership role in advocating for immigrant integration initiatives with community leaders. Keeping families connected successfully when living in a different country can be challenging. We empower communities, families, and individuals so they can integrate themselves to the American society, by becoming productive and active members of society.

Our Mission

The Binational Institute of Human Development (BIHD) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to empower and integrate the immigrant community into mainstream society, ease transition and serve as a bridge between communities, through advocacy, equality in education, healthcare and above all, economic development.

Our Vision

Strengthen the presence, influence and impact of Binational Institute for Human Development in the political, economic, cultural and educational arenas. Keeping families connected successfully when living in a different country can be challenging. We empower communities, families, and individuals so they can integrate themselves to the American society, by becoming productive and active members of society. Our goal is to influence and contribute to the local  municipal, state and federal governments to provide a smooth path to community integration.