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Cuauhtemoc Ceremony: last Aztec emperor // San Jose

Cuauhtemoc Ceremony 2019 Saturday at 12 PM – 6 PM Willow Glen Community Center 2175 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, California 95125 Cuauhtemoc was the Aztec ruler (tlatoani) of Tenochtitlan from 1520 to 1521, making him the last Aztec Emperor. See below for history!     About event: Grupo Tezkatlipoka de San Jose welcomes you to […]

2019 Youngest Grammy Nominee was Ángela Aguilar: “Primero Soy Mexicana”!

“Before anything, I’m Mexican, and I’m proud of it!” See below to watch her LIVE performance at Grammys opening ceremony, last Sunday February 10th. Excerpt LatinLive Although 15-year-old Ángela Aguilar, daughter of Pepe Aguilar, is already a two-time Latin Grammy nominee, this is the first Grammy nomination and performance for the high school freshman. Ángela […]

Xavier Becerra is New California Attorney General

Xavier Becerra sues Trump over emergency Border wall

Yesss for Xavier Becerra, our California Attorney General! See photos/videos of his last Bay Area visit here! He will sue Trump over his emergency declaration to fund a wall. Excerpt KQED   Update: Feb. 19th: California Attorney General Xavier Becerra unveiled his latest legal strike against the Trump administration on Monday: suing to block the […]

Julian Castro, who is running for President, visits Bay Area on Feb. 12th, 2019

Photos and videos are arriving in a few hours! Tuesday February 12th 6:30 PM, 111 Minna Street, San Francisco. Presented by SF Young Professionals Fundraiser for Secretary Julián Castro. An immense honor to have met Presidential Candidate Julián Castro at the largest private fundraiser on the campaign trail, so far! In 11 days they got […]

[free] “DOLORES” Movie // Fremont

Raising 11 children while wrestling with gender bias, union defeat and victory, and nearly dying after a San Francisco Police beating, Dolores Huerta bucks 1950s gender conventions to co-found the country’s first farmworkers union. See the film about Dolores Huerta. She is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. See the […]

National Voter Registration Day on September 27

By 2020, 32 million Latinos will be eligible to vote!

Si se puede! By 2020, 32 million Latinos will be eligible to vote! For the First Time, Latinos will be Largest Non-White Share of Eligible Voters. Latinos are on track to make up a larger share of eligible voters in the 2020 presidential election, more than the share of eligible voters who are black, according […]

4th Annual Latinas in Leadership Conference // SF 2

5th Annual Latinas in Leadership Conference // SF

Friday at 9 AM – 3 PM USF – McLaren Conference Center 2130 Fulton St, San Francisco, California 94117 The University of San Francisco’s Stakeholder Community Forum Series presents the 5th Annual Latinas in Leadership Conference on January 25, 2019. This conference spotlights the innovative leadership that inspires, supports, and develops the success of the […]

Mexican Medicinal Herbs Workshop by Elisa Marina Alvarado // Los Altos

Public · Hosted by CasaQ and Los Altos History Museum Saturday at 10 AM – 1 PM Los Altos History Museum 51 S San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, California 94022 About: Mexican Medicine Herbal Workshop Presented by Elisa Marina Alvarado January 26, 2019 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Los Altos History Museum 51 So. San […]

Best Netflix movies to watch! 2019 Golden Globe nominations

The 76th annual Golden Globes recently honored Hollywood’s biggest stars of film and TV. Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg were the hosts of the 2019 Golden Globes, which aired live on NBC on Jan. 6, 2019. Netflix shows and movies received nominations for 12 Golden Globes, including Bodyguard, Roma and more. Roma, widely considered to […]

]free] 2019 State of Latino Entrepreneurship Forum // Stanford

The 2019 State of Latino Entrepreneurship Forum January 25, 2019 | 1:00 — 3:00 pm CEMEX Auditorium | Stanford Graduate School of Business At the event, you will learn key findings from the fourth annual SLEI Latino Business Owner survey. A moderated panel of entrepreneurs will share their experience of growth factors, challenges, and opportunities […]