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Partner Highlight – Ramona Urbina (English Version)

When all of her kids moved out, Ramona felt lonely and sad.  Seeing this, her youngest daughter, who has always been active in the community, signed her up for classes to become a Promotora de Salud (Community Health Worker).  Little did she know that this [...]

2021-07-29T17:49:57+00:00August 4th, 2021|Partner Highlight|Comments Off on Partner Highlight – Ramona Urbina (English Version)

Compañera Destacada: Ramona Urbina

Cuando todos sus hijos se mudaron de la casa, Ramona se sintió sola y triste. Al ver esto, su hija menor, que siempre ha estado activa en la comunidad, la inscribió en clases para convertirse en Promotora de Salud. Poco sabía ella que esta clase [...]

2021-08-04T15:28:24+00:00August 4th, 2021|Partner Highlight|Comments Off on Compañera Destacada: Ramona Urbina

DescolonizArte Youth: Joceline Roque

Empowerment Congress sees impressive youth in our DescolonizArte program participants.  We prioritize creating a space to allow these future leaders and organizers to  develop their voice and leadership. This month we would like to highlight one of these fantastic young people. She has shown many [...]

2021-06-15T21:37:01+00:00June 16th, 2021|descoloniz-ARTE, Youth|Comments Off on DescolonizArte Youth: Joceline Roque

Activism & Youth: Tips to Becoming a Youth Activist

As a teen you know that these years are confusing. You might ask yourself how does the world and society work, how do I find my identity, and how do I fit into it all? Our societal norms have told us that you don’t know [...]

2021-02-26T18:26:02+00:00February 26th, 2021|Youth|Comments Off on Activism & Youth: Tips to Becoming a Youth Activist

How Can I Support The Black Community? Las Cruces Edition

The first of February marks the beginning of Black History Month. The originator of Black History Month can be traced back to Carter G. Woodson. He started “Negro Week,” which was later transformed into the Black History Month we know today. This celebration was first [...]

2021-02-04T16:44:23+00:00February 4th, 2021|Community, DAC Colonias|Comments Off on How Can I Support The Black Community? Las Cruces Edition