FIELD’S MISSION IS TO PROMOTE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL PROSPERITY
IN RURAL COMMUNITIES FOR LATINOS, WORKING PEOPLE, AND THEIR FAMILIES.
We provide basic education and skills upgrade training to immigrants, farm workers, & low-skilled workers
in rural communities to give them the confidence to realize their dreams.
Farmworker Institute of Education
& Leadership Development
View the Public Hearing Notice for EPIC de Cesar Chavez's 2015-2016 Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) by clicking here.
View the 2015-2016 Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) for EPIC de Cesar Chavez by clicking here.
View EPIC de Cesar Chavez's 3 year Budget projections by clicking here.
View the agenda for FIELD's Annual Board of Directors Meeting on June 27, 2015 by clicking here.
FIELD is renovating its Shafter Learning Center! This renovation is a prevailing wage project. View the proposed renovation project by clicking here.
Recent immigrant farmworkers have an average of 6th grade education with illiteracy rates as high as 21%.
FIELD's Conservation Corps, our newest program, partners with Tejon Ranch Conservancy for valley community public access. FIELD's high school students participate in the first tour of 2012.