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Acción Latina es una organización no lucrativa fundada en 1970 y está dedicada a promover artes culturales, medios de comunicación comunitarios y participación cívica como una manera de construir comunidades latinas saludables y empoderadas. Nuestra programación incluye:

  • Publicación de El Tecolote, un periódico gratuito y bilingüe que ofrece entrenamiento laboral continuo en periodismo comunitario a innumerables jóvenes y miembros de la comunidad cada año;
  • El patrocinio de eventos literarios y artísticos, como el Encuentro del Canto Popular y el Festival de Flor y Canto Para Nuestros Niños y Niñas;
  • Operación de la Galería Juan R. Fuentes, el nuevo componente cultural de Acción Latina, el cual busca demostrar arte visual que refleje la matices de la vida y temas latinos; y
  • Administrar una diversa colección de materiales de archivo que documentan la historia de las luchas sociales y movimientos artísticos del Distrito de la Misión en San Francisco en particular, y de San Francisco en general, desde 1970 hasta hoy.

Estamos localizados en el corazón del histórico Distrito de la Misión en San Francisco, en el area ahora designada como el Distrito Cultural Latino de la Calle 24.

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  • Thanks to all who came out to celebrate with us
    2 months ago by accionlatinasf Thanks to all who came out to celebrate with us Saturday night! The 5th Annual Latino Life Photo Exhibition is up now in our gallery, which is open Tuesday through Friday 11am - 5pm. Also, be sure to pick up a copy of the limited edition commemorative booklet “A Photographic Time Capsule 2013-2018”. At only $15 it’s a steal  #latinolife   #photojournalism  galleryexhibition  #communityjournalism   #eltecolote   #ethnicmedia 
  •  At Accin Latina We would like to give respect
    2 months ago by accionlatinasf * At Acción Latina, We would like to give respect where it is due. Our very own  @mabeljmnz  has led El Tecolote’s photography with excellence, compassion and charisma for the last 10 years. Come celebrate Mabel and the rest of the EL TECO PHOTO GANG tonight! Saturday, July 14th 6-9pm The Juan R Fuentes Gallery Acción Latina 2958 24th St, SF CA We are thrilled to present to you the VERY BEST IN TECO PHOTOGRAPHY! The 5th annual “Latino Life: A photo journalistic view of our experience” curated by Mabel Jiménez. Live musical performances by: Dos Bandoleros Join us! The
  • Saturday July 14th 69pm The Juan R Fuentes Gallery Accin
    2 months ago by accionlatinasf *Saturday, July 14th 6-9pm The Juan R Fuentes Gallery Acción Latina 2958 24th St, SF CA We are thrilled to present to you the VERY BEST IN TECO PHOTOGRAPHY! The 5th annual “Latino Life: A photo journalistic view of our experience” curated by Mabel Jiménez. Live musical performances by: Dos Bandoleros Join us! The exhibit runs through 8/24
  • We are pleased to announce the opening of Ode to
    1 month ago by accionlatinasf We are pleased to announce the opening of “Ode to our Barrio”, a painting/photography exhibition by two Latinas that captures the spirit of the Mission District, reclaiming space in a community that has been beset by gentrification • Opening Reception is Saturday, Sept. 1 at 5PM  #odetoourbarrio   #galleryexhibition 
  • Thanks everybody for coming out to and show that Family
    2 months ago by accionlatinasf *Thanks everybody for coming out to and show that Family love  #CA25   #cafamily   #cafamily25  * Love and respect to everyone who came out! It was an honor to host friends and family of SF and CALI styles, 25 Years strong! If you have some— Please post pics tag  @accionlatinasf  and/or use the  #ca25   #cafamily25  hashtag so we can all see!
  • Saturday Sept 1  Ode to Our Barrio A Tribute
    4 weeks ago by accionlatinasf *Saturday, Sept. 1 • “Ode to Our Barrio: A Tribute to the Mission by Dos Centroamericanas.” Acción Latina could not be prouder to present, La Misión’s own Natalie Alemán and Jasmin Cañas as they present The Mission in color 35 mm film photography and Vibrant, Luscious Paint for a visual arts experience like you’ve never seen! Show love to these two powerful, emerging mujer artistas! Join us! Free! Family friendly ! 5pm-9pm Music by Los Compas And Dj Ras Rican Acción Latina Juan R Fuentes Gallery 2958 24th Street SF
  • Repost paseoartistico  Paseo Artstico Presents EVERY CHILD IS BLESSED
    1 month ago by accionlatinasf  #Repost   @paseoartistico  ・・・ Paseo Artístico Presents: “EVERY CHILD IS BLESSED: NIÑOS UNIDOS” A free arts event to raise awareness for children separated at the border, and the children in The Mission community. At participating venues on Calle 24 Latino Cultural District Saturday, August 11, 2018 11AM-7PM All events and activities are FREE for all ages. This month’s event aims to raise awareness about children and their families separated at the US-Mexico border, as well as highlight the value of children in our local community. Live music and dance from Latino, indigenous, Hip-Hop, and tropical artists, poetry and literary arts from
  • This Friday July 6 we host a very special popup
    3 months ago by accionlatinasf This Friday, July 6 we host a very special pop-up street art exhibit showcasing 25 years of art by Bay Area graffiti crew City Art! Stop by and check out a piece of SF history if you’re in the area Friday evening 6:30-9pm  #ca25   #cityart   #graffitiart   #streetart   #accionlatina