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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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  • This Saturday were hosting the Arhoolie Foundation for a very
    4 weeks ago by accionlatinasf *This Saturday we’re hosting the Arhoolie Foundation for a very special presentation of rare archival Mexican and Mexican American music, vintage recordings taken from their massive “Frontera Collection.” If you’re a fan of Mexican music or a history buff, you definitely don’t want to miss this! — For more about Arhoolie & Frontera Collection, see the El Tecolote story (link in bio) original poster illo by our very own: Valeria Holguin  #arhoolierecords   #fronteracollection   #mexicanmusic   #traditionalmexicanmusic 
  • This Friday July 6 we host a very special popup
    2 weeks 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 
  • Pssst! Were really excited that the artwork is starting to
    3 weeks ago by accionlatinasf *Pssst! We’re really excited that the artwork is starting to arrive for the  #CA25  pop-up art exhibition! Join us for a unique graffiti/Urban Art show 25 years in the making. We look forward and look back to the SF scene since 1993! SAVE THE DATE! Friday, July 6th 6:30-9pm Juan R Fuentes Gallery 2958 24th SF CA 94134
  •  At Accin Latina We would like to give respect
    1 day 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
  • Were super excited about our next gallery exhibition! We are
    3 weeks ago by accionlatinasf We’re super excited about our next gallery exhibition! We are celebrating 5 years(!) of producing the “Latino Life” photo exhibit, the Bay Area’s only ongoing photography event dedicated to highlighting the Latino experience. This year we will feature a retrospective of the best if years past as well as all new photos taken by the very talented photojournalists of El Tecolote. Please come out and celebrate with us on this very special night!  #latinolife   #elteco   #eltecolotenewspaper   #photojournalism   #galleryexhibition 
  • Vero Majano aka DJ Shorty and her print of Ted
    1 month ago by accionlatinasf *Vero Majano aka DJ Shorty and her print of Ted Pushinsky’s “Approach.”  #accionlatinasf   #latinoculturaldistrict 
  • Thanks everybody for coming out to and show that Family
    1 week 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 July 14th 69pm The Juan R Fuentes Gallery Accin
    2 days 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
  • The lovey Elida and her Ted Push Print
    1 month ago by accionlatinasf *The lovey Elida and her Ted Push Print ❤️