Founded in 1962, the Council of Spanish Speaking Organizations of Philadelphia, Inc. (Concilio) is the oldest Latino organization in Philadelphia. and has a well-established reputation as a leader for the Latino community family services. Concilio is registered as a non-profit, 501© 3 corporation organization. All of Concilio’s program services are free to the community.
Concilio provides critical human service programming to more than 9,000 individuals annually in Philadelphia, through programs such as foster care, adoptions services, housing, youth development and after-school programming, and children’s immunization outreach for the City of Philadelphia. Concilio is also an arts and cultural convener for the community’s most significant and historic events.