OUR MISSION AND PROJECT PLAN
We will create jobs in Hartford, Connecticut through small business enterprises started or expanded by foreign born immigrants…
WHAT CAN WE DO FOR YOU!
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In Connecticut, there is no doubt that immigrant entrepreneurs and innovators play an important role. Immigrant entrepreneurs bring in additional revenue, create jobs, and contribute significantly to the state’s economy.
Connecticut would lose $5.6 billion in economic activity and about 24,119 jobs if all unauthorized immigrants were removed.
The purchasing power of Latinos is $13.4 billion.
Asian buying power totaled $8.4 billion.
9,350 foreign students contribute $318.2M to the state’s economy
4.5% of the workforce is unauthorized
Latino-owned businesses had sales and receipts of $2.5 billion and employed 11,872 people
86.2% of children with immigrant parents are U.S. citizens
82.9% of children with immigrant parents are English proficient
82.8% of naturalized citizens have a high school diploma or higher
13.4% of Connecticuters are foreign born
17.7% are Latino or Asian
49.4% are naturalized U.S. citizens and are eligible to vote
11.3% of registered voters
Welcome to International Hartford, a non profit organization dedicated to the creation of jobs in Hartford for immigrants and refugees by helping them become entrepreneurs and build their own business. Through business classes and financial consulting, as well as loan preparation and step by step assistance, our organization is focused on supporting the entrepreneurial initiative of Hartford immigrants. Starting a business in Connecticut will be easier and more feasible with our help!
Connecticut welcomes immigrants and our organization helps them create jobs in Hartford. Regardless of where you come from, if you need help starting a business in Connecticut or finding your way, we are here to assist you in a number of projects. Browse the website to find out what we can do for you!