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Profile of Latino Social Service Agencies, A
Program 902
Original Airdate: 10/27/1978

Subject Keywords
Community development - Urban - Boston - Massachusetts
Hispanic Americans - Services for - Boston - Massachusetts

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Arroyo, Felix
Calderon, Pablo
Cotto, Raul
Cruz, Pable
Filiponi, Rosanna
Hernandez, Jorge
Hill, Cardina
Medina, Lucy
Morales, Salvador
Rodrigues, Angeles
Torres, Ethel

Corporate Names
Alianza Hispana, La
Casa Del Sol
Casa Myrna Vazquez
Centro Del Cardinal Cushing
Club Hispano
Council of Administrators of Hispanic Agencies
Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion
Officina Hispana de Jamaica Plain

Program Description
Program provides an in-depth look at the social services agencies serving Boston's Latino community. Host Sixto Escobar speaks on location with Raul Cotto (Chairman of the Council of Administrators of Hispanic Agencies), Angeles Rodrigues (Executive Director of La Alianza Hispana), staff members of Casa Myrna Vazquez (a shelter for battered women), Pablo Calderon (Director of Oficina Hispana de Jamaica Plain, an agency serving the Hispanic population in Jamaica Plain), Pable Cruz (Director of Club Hispano, a youth recreational center in Jamaica Plain), counselor Ethel Torrres and Director Felix Arroyo of Casa Del Sol (an agency offering educational services to the Hispanic population), Jorge Hernandez (Executive Director of Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion, a Hispanic tenant organization in Boston's South End), Rosanna Filiponi (Administrator of Centro Del Cardinal Cushing, Boston' oldest agency serving the Hispanic population because of its mission to serve Cubans leaving Cuba after the revolution), and Salvador Morales (staff member of Concilio Human Services, a drug rehabilitation agency) about the services they offer, their role in the community, and the problems they face in continuing to operate effectively.
Executive Producer
Barbara Barrow-Murray

Producer
George Rivera

Associate Producer
Melvin Moore

Host
Sixto Escobar

Others
Nancy Carey (intern)
Brian Clarke (assistant director)
Leo Demers (videotape assembly)
Doug DeVitt (videotape recordist)
Doug DeVitt (videotape assembly)
Keith Handyside (video)
Rich Harrison (video)
Harvey Hudson (audio)
Bill Johnson (audio)
Webster Lewis (theme music)
Greg MacDonald (camera)
Gene Mackles (graphic designer)
Milan Merher (videotape assembly)
Joe Pugliesi (video)
David St. Onge (videotape assembly)
Aubrey Stweart (video)
Eileen Yang (production assistant)

Formats
Master (WGBH program) 2" videotape A2-06091
Original footage VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)
Original footage 2" videotape A0-01054
Original footage 1/2" reel-to-reel videotape -1 (item number not yet assigned)
Original footage 1/2" reel-to-reel videotape -2 (item number not yet assigned)
Original footage 3/4" cassette (item number not yet assigned)
Preservation master digital beta cassette AP-01550
Preservation master beta SP cassette AP-01553
Viewing copy 1/2" reel-to-reel videotape 2072-60
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)



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