Our Core Purpose - To empower the underserved to be self-sufficient
Our Core Values - Integrity, Innovation, Opportunity, and “Si Se Puede” ~ “Yes We Can”
Our Focus - A Continuum of Education and Training: Leads to employee owned social enterprises
STRIVING TOWARDS FIELDS’S VISION
FIELD has served almost 130,000 people since 2002 by making a major investment in an education and training infrastructure as progress towards Cesar’s VISION of social and economic prosperity. FIELD specifically serves in geographical regions that are among the most economically, socially, culturally, and disproportionately impacted communities. These communities are located in 8 counties throughout the northern and southern regions of California, ranging from Butte, Nevada, Monterey, Merced, Tulare, Kern, Los Angeles, to Riverside county.
These efforts have made improved social and economic prosperity in the households of hundreds of thousands of farmworkers, immigrants, Latinx, poor non-Hispanic Whites and African Americans in rural communities a reality.
To foster economic & social prosperity through a continuum of educational and workforce development programs.
- EPIC de Cesar Chavez Charter High School - serving 18+ year old adults on campuses across California
- English as a Second Language (ESL) - offering free classes to English learners since 2000
- Career Technical Pathways (CTE) - 7 career technical pathways that train students in Social Business Enterprises
- Cesar Chavez Environmental Corps (est. 2017) - 2 divisions including Natural Resources and Recycling