Celebration of Cultures
We celebrate the cultures and traditions of the people of Latin American heritage, most of them first or second-generation immigrants. This includes collecting stories, celebrating traditions, and providing a space for cultural and artistic expression.
Some of our recent cultural activities are the following:
Casa Latinos Unidos participated in Open Streets Corvallis 2023, with piñata and flowers workshop taught by members of the Latinx community, danza folclórica, and danza azteca. It was a great event that brought together the Corvallis community around the culture...
On Saturday August 12th we ended the four-week summer program. This year theprogram included yoga and relaxation, arts, entertainment for children withpiñatas and a clown, financial education, and nutrition education through apartnership with OSU Extension. Verano...
We collected oral histories through short interviews with 13 members of the Latinx community and published the interviews in our Youtube channel. This project had the support of Oregon Humanities, the Corvallis Public Schools Foundation, and the Corvallis...
We support the community comprehensively through a wraparound and system navigation program that assists individuals and families meet their basic needs and find resources across the social determinants of health.
Reflecting our mission of strengthening the Latinx community together, we implement programs that aim at building resilience and capacity through leadership development, education, social connectedness, and arts.