15-Year-Old’s Mural Depicting Inspirational Women Unveiled in Boyle Heights

15-Year-Old Isabel Peinado’s mural depicting inspirational women was unveiled in Boyle Heights. She spent about 600 hours preparing and painting “Empowerment.”

Latino Sororities, Fraternities Create Community for Students on College Campuses

Shout out to all the Latino Fraternities and Latina Sororities that become a family away from home for many college students. We love ❤️the stepping and strolling showing spirit, cultural and college pride!!!

Ysabel Duron to Address Health Care Needs of Latino Cancer Patients at a National Level

Founder Ysabel Duron leaves Latinas Contra Cancer at the end of September 2017 to launch the national Latino Cancer Institute. In this new role, she will work to amplify and leverage the voices and needs of agencies around the country working in the Latino cancer space. On September 28, 2017, Latinas Contra Cancer will host a fundraising event to celebrate the milestones of Latinas Contra Cancer and say a fond farewell to Ysabel.

Cheech Marin’s Vision to Create the Nation’s First Chicano Museum

In collaboration the city of Riverside and the Riverside Art Museum, Cheech Marin will be sharing his art collection to create the nation’s first Chicano art center. Supporters for this project need to raise $3 million to transform the future home of the art gallery complete with space for art classes, lectures and programs.

Cine+Más SF Presents the 9th Annual San Francisco Latino Film Festival

Cine+Más SF presents the 9th Annual San Francisco Latino Film Festival from September 15 – 30, 2017.

Date Night at Sabor del Valle

Sabor del Valle makes for the perfect date night complete with wine tasting, live music, fine cuisine and so much more.

Raggedy Tiff & Alicias Delicias Pop-Up Shop 8/5/17

We can’t wait to shop the Raggedy Tiff & Alicias Delicias pop-up shop happening this Saturday, 8/5/17 at Chacho’s in Downtown San Jose from 12:00-5:00 pm. Be sure to get there early because these unique pieces will sell out pronto!

DOLORES: Rebel. Activist. Feminist. Mother.

Dolores comes to theaters this fall, sharing the story of Dolores Huerta through rare footage and personal accounts of her life. The Watsonville Film Festival will host a regional premiere of the documentary film DOLORES and a Q&A with legendary organizer and activist Dolores Huerta will be in attendance.

Five Reasons to Attend the 8th Annual Sabor del Valle Event

There is still time to get your ticket for the 8th Annual Sabor del Valle Event on July 21, 2017 at the Mexican Heritage Plaza, San Jose. Here are five reasons to grab your friends or you hubby, get on your best outfit on and head out to this year’s Sabor del Valle event. 1)  … [Continue Reading]

Teen Girls Stage Incredible Quinceañera Protest at Texas Capitol Against Vile Anti-Immigrant Law

On Wednesday, a group of 15 teenage girls, dressed in brightly colored gowns, stood in front of the Texas State Capitol to participate in one of Latin American culture’s most cherished traditions: the quinceañera.