Updated: Jun 8, 2022
True Ridge works to bring social, educational, legal, and mental health resources to the Latinx community in Hendersonville, NC. Their programs aim to support the various needs of this community. They help Latinx community members that have been deported as well as helping families navigate the legal system and understand their rights as immigrants.
The Abundancia Food Bank provides nutritious foods to Latinx members during times of need or crisis. This program supports over fifty families a week to bring them healthy, cultural food. Additionally, True Ridge has supported the Latinx community during COVID-19 while many work in service positions where they are deemed "essential workers" and put at more risk for contracting the virus.