Immigration

List of Resources for Hayward & Alameda County (by Mark Salinas)

Attention Hayward and Alameda county! A great share with your friends, families, and neighbors. Please find below an invaluable list of websites, resources, and services for families in Hayward, in Alameda County, and throughout California. If you have questions, message Mark [see bottom] and he will do his best to connect you to the appropriate […]

Farm Workers need protection now!

Grower silence a week after UFW urges real steps to protect farm workers Nearly all local, state and federal shelter-in-place orders exempt farm workers as “essential” employees. The overwhelming response farm workers express to this news, including on the UFW’s popular social media platforms, is anger: “Now they think we’re essential.”     Message from […]

[exhibit] In the Fields of the North: En los Campos del Norte // Los Altos

EVENT CANCELLED. Mar 19, 2020 – Jun 21, 2020 Los Altos History Museum 51 So. San Antonio Road Los Altos, CA 94022. About: Los Altos History Museum’s new exhibition chronicles the lives of contemporary migrant farm workers, on display March 19 through June 21. “In the Fields of the North / En los Campos del […]

Latino Voting Guide: March 3rd, 2020 by Latino Community Foundation

Are you ready to vote! With 7.9 million eligible Latino voters in California, we need to make our voices heard! California’s Primary Election guide, is produced by the Latino Community Foundation, Univision News and Latino Decisions. Please see below new findings and voting guide. On Tuesday, March 3rd, YOU can help set the California Latino […]

Las Cafeteras + Bernie Sanders Rally // San Jose

Rally in San Jose with Bernie Sanders ft. Las Cafeteras Sunday at 12 PM – 3 PM South Hall, San Jose McEnery Convention Center 435 S Market St, San Jose, California 95113. Who are Las Cafeteras? See below their biography and Bay Area shows! RSVP HERE: https://events.berniesanders.com/event/251664/ About: If you vote-by-mail, be sure to bring […]

Mexico Trade Luncheon: Consul General of Mexico // Hayward

Hayward Chamber of Commerce and the California State University, East Bay College of Business and Economics present the seventh Hayward International Trade Luncheon on March 5th. Consul General Remedios Gómez Arnau of Mexico will be the featured speaker on March 5th, 2020.. This event is free to CSUEB students, faculty and staff. 11:30AM at the […]

[postponed] We Have Iré // San Jose

EVENT IS POSTPONED. Dear Community Members, To protect the health of our San José community, MACLA is taking action to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in accordance with the new guidelines issued March 5 from the County of Santa Clara’s Public Health Department in consultation with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to protect […]

[theatre] Culture Clash (Still) in America // Berkeley

Culture Clash Returns with Their Latest Sketch Anthology! The missionaries of mayhem are back with their unique, badass brand of Chicano satire. In this powerful, pointed, and downright hilarious update they turn their razor-sharp wit to everything from pussy hats to MAGA caps, laying down outrageous, biting, and thought-provoking monologues and sketch comedy about the […]

Kobe Bryant loved México; his wife & daughters are Mexicanas

Kobe Bryant was married to a Mexicana named Vanessa Bryant, with whom had 4 daughters. “My Latino fans are very important to me because they were the first ones who embraced me the most when I first got here,” Kobe Bryant said in Spanish in 2016. Kobe expressed his appreciation for Latinos beyond the basketball […]

Las Cafeteras @ SF Jazz Center

Win tickets! Please leave a comment below to enter to win! Beyond Borders Las Cafeteras Feb 08 – Feb 09, 2020 Miner Auditorium, SF Jazz Center 201 Franklin St., SF. “One of the leading bands in the vibrant Chicano roots scene” (Boston Globe), this vibrant six-piece band from Los Angeles has gained worldwide acclaim for […]

[free] Facing Immigrants, Facing Ourselves // San Rafael

You will have the opportunity to share your family’s immigration story, and hear from others, in a safe, intimate setting. Please consider bringing a small artifact (photo, recipe, etc.) that represents your family’s point of origin. Hosted by Osher Marin JCC Taube Center for Jewish Peoplehood and 9 others Sunday at 1 PM – 4 […]