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Take Charge! Lean In Latinas Annual Conference // Newark

Sat, October 13, 2018 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Stanford Health Care 7600 Gateway Blvd, Room 1800 Newark, CA 94560   Summary Lean In Latinas, a worldwide movement, is bringing together Latinas to network and take part in an all-day conference with engaging speakers and interactive sessions. Registration includes a light breakfast, lunch, meaningful networking, […]

Harlem Globetrotters visit SF’s Mission District: “The ABCs of Bullying Prevention”

Big props to “Harlem Globetrotters” for visiting our Children in the Mission district to help spread the Education of Anti-bullying! The Globetrotters are helping to raise awareness for this important cause. More than one out of every five (20.8%) students report being bullied (National Center for Educational Statistics, 2016). See today’s amazing video at Precita […]

[exhibit] Undocumented Heart: Oakland’s Day Laborers Tell Their Stories // Oakland

Undocumented Heart: Oakland Day Laborers tell their Stories is an exhibition that explores the lives of Oakland’s undocumented workers from Mexico and Central America. Immigrant day laborers. By artists Marion Coleman and Ramon Carrillo, who made paintings and quilts that dramatize their journeys, sacrifice, and resilience. A large-scale outdoor exhibit complements these artworks with the […]

[free] Networking Latino @ Linkedin // Sunnyvale

Networking Latino Gratuito en Silicon Valley, dentro de Linkedin Tomorrow at 6:30 PM – 11 PM Linkedin offices, 1000 W Maude Ave, Sunnyvale, California 94085. Register for free tickets here!   About: Evento para conocer otros Latinos y hacer conexiones. Se han hecho anteriormente en diferentes ciudades de Latinoamerica y será el tercer evento en […]

‘We are one’ Multicultural Children picture book // San Mateo

‘We are one’ is an interesting story of multicultural friends including a Latino boy with beautiful illustrations. It’s mission is to instill pride in children in their own food, culture, language and uniqueness. See great reviews below! Reach and Teach Books, Toys, and Gifts 144 W 25TH Avenue, San Mateo, CA, CA 94403 United States […]

Empowering Women Against Cancer: Women Cancers 101 // Campbell

Wed, October 3, 2018 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. American Cancer Society 747 Camden Avenue, Suite B, Campbell, CA 95008. * Spanish below. About: -Learn about local cancer resources -Learn about women cancers -Enjoy HPV Yoga -Learn and Play HPV/Cervical Bingo -Socialize with local women and teens in Spanish and English Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/empowering-women-against-cancer-women-cancers-101-tickets-49157049057   Spanish: […]

[photos] Molcajete Dominguero @ SOMArts // SF

Yesss! ‘Molcajete Dominguero’ is hitting the Bay Area every month! SOMArts is so excited to once again be collaborating with @molcajetedominguerosf!  If you missed it last time, you’ve got another chance to attend this free Latinx vendor market on October 29th. Featuring over 50 curated local artists and vendors, like ‘Chingona Definition’ (pictured above and […]

Families Belong Together Procession // SF

Saturday, September 15th at 8 AM – 1 PM Saint Peters Roman Catholic Church 1200 Florida St, San Francisco, California 94110 Procession will begin at St. Peter’s Church at 8:00 AM starting at 24th & Alabama Street up 24th Street to Valencia Street to Market Street to City Hall and then to St. Mary’s Cathedral. […]

Mexican Independence Day! Facts, Traditions, History And El Grito

“El Grito” Mexican Independence Day

Many people confuse Cinco de Mayo with Mexican Independence Day, but the real date is September 16th! Mexicans will join together to celebrate the day Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla – known as the father of Mexican independence – launched the revolution that led to Spain’s departure from Mexico. Below, you’ll see all Bay Area festivities […]

SF Calle 24 “Fiesta de las Américas” 2018 // SF

  The Calle 24 Latino Cultural District presents the second annual Fiesta de las Américas [on 24th Street], within the Latino Cultural District in San Francisco. See maps below! It is a free and family friendly event for the community. *It is an alcohol & drug free and family friendly event for the community* Location: […]

Feeding Puerto Rico with Chef José Andrés // SF

CANCELLED EVENT: Monday’s live conversation with José Andrés is cancelled, as the chef will be on the ground doing what he does best: activating food relief efforts with the World Central Kitchen team for areas affected by Hurricane Florence, and cannot travel to San Francisco at this time. Folks who purchased tickets will receive refund […]

SF City Hall: Mexican Independence fiesta

Most elegant Mexican Independence fiesta in Bay Area! September 16th – Inside the City Hall of San Francisco. 7 pm to 11 pm. Tickets: adults $60 | children $10 [eventbrite]. MUSIC: Mariachi Mi Tierra Linda Mariachi Cascabelito Jarana Yucateca DiaPason Son Jarocho Banda Nuevos Aventureros. Details: The Consulate General of Mexico in San Francisco cordially […]