Legacy into Acción

  A letter from our CEO Vanessa Calderón-Rosado, Ph.D.   In 1968, when our Inquilinos set out in organizing a fight to stop the displacement they were facing, they could never have imagined what they would set into motion. They set out to share their beliefs about the importance of …


Make the Holidays both Educational & Fun for Your Children

We’re all thankful to spend more time with family over the holidays – we can enjoy delicious meals together, see distant relatives, and spend more time with our children while they’re on vacation for a few days. A great idea for making memories during this time is to read together …


Youth Program Wins the 2016 NAHYP Award!

You could feel the burst of joy, appreciation, and excitement spread throughout the room when First Lady Michelle Obama presented us with one of the 2016 National Arts & Humanities Youth Program (NAHYP) Awards. Many gathered for our live viewing party to celebrate all of the hard work of our …


A More Intimate Performance with Gregorio Uribe

¡A rumbear! Returning to our Villa Victoria Center for the Arts after last year’s sold out show, Gregorio Uribe is bringing you another rumba colombiana – this time it with a more intimate twist. Last October, Uribe and his Big Band celebrated the release of their debut album, “Cumbia Universal” …

Affordable Housing

Rebuilding a Home for those Who Need it Most

In our constant efforts to improve the lives of our community, we unveiled the new & improved Residencia Betances with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the property last Wednesday. The ceremony marked more than just the completion of renovations to the building, it celebrated the improvements that will help us …