Segura Educational Initiative for Children
Iniciativa Educativa Segura para Niņos
mission of the Segura Educational Initiative for Children is to provide
access to quality Catholic school education
for all Latino children in the Diocese of Richmond.
The Segura Education Initiative (la Iniciativa Segura Educativa) from Catholic Diocese of Richmond on Vimeo.
The Segura Initiative for Children was begun by Bishop DiLorenzo in
2010. Its purpose is to increase enrollment of Latino Students in
Catholic schools of the Diocese of Richmond by providing tuition
assistance to Latino families who have demonstrated financial need.
In addition, this Initiative is committed to providing professional
development for Catholic school communities of the Diocese to ensure
that they provide innovative instructional programs that foster a
comfortable, bi-lingual, Christ-centered environment for all
The Segura Educational Initiative for Children is pleased to have
been honored by the Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce with its
2011 Educational Bridge Builder Award.
Accepting the award are Bishop DiLorenzo and Maria Lara-Garcia, the
Chair of the Steering Committee for the Segura Initiative.