Through our bilingual newspaper, El Tecolote, we inform Bay Area Latino communities about the issues that affect their lives.

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Cultural Arts

Each year we produce an array of visual, literary and performing arts events and activities that involve local community members.

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Art Gallery

The Juan R. Fuentes Gallery showcases the talent of established and emerging artists whose work reflects the nuances of Latino life.

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Archival Collections

Our extensive archives, which date back to 1970, provide detailed documentation of Latinos’ unique contributions to San Francisco.

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Erika Carlos named editor-in-chief of...

Erika Carlos poses for a photoshoot at Acción Latina headquarters in S.F.'s Mission District.
Former S.F. Chronicle journalist takes the helm of award-winning bilingual publication as nonprofit publisher Acción Latina expands its digital presence

Bilingual newspaper in Mission Distri...

Excerpt from KTVU: Read the complete article here “SAN FRANCISCO – A bilingual newspaper in San Francisco is celebrating more than five decades of service to the Bay Area’s Latino community. El Tecolote Newspaper, which translates to “the owl” in English, is the longest-running bilingual publication in California, based in the Mission District. The newspaper is under the […]

ABC7 features Acción Latina spreading...

Excerpt from ABC7: Read the complete article here “In San Francisco, for over 50 years the arts and media organization, Acción Latina has also been key for the Latino community. “This is a place where we showcase emerging and established LatinX artists. They can submit a proposal and tell us what story they want to […]

Internship Opportunities

The internship positions we offer are flexible. We can work collaboratively to create an internship that meets your academic/career goals and our current needs.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Unlike internships, there are no time and duration requirements for people who want to volunteer with our organization. We could use all the help we can get.

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The Volunteer Experience

Our volunteers get the chance to connect with an organization that is deeply rooted in the community, committed to values of social justice, and doing cool things in the arts and media.

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