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Workforce Education and Training
Educación y Capacitación Laboral

Family Empowerment
Desarrollo Familiar

Healthy Families
Familias Sanas

Cultural Enrichment
Enriquecimiento Cultural

Youth Rising
Desarrollo Juvenil


Who We Are

Providing quality, culturally-relevant services, in collaboration with community partners, that address the highest priority needs and aspirations of our families.

Quienes Somos

Proveyendo servicios de alta calidad, en colaboración con los socios comunitarios, que tratan las necesidades y promueven las aspiraciones de nuestras familias Latinas.

Our Mission

Our mission is to empower our Latino families to thrive by creating opportunities for advancement and building bridges that unite and strengthen us all.

Nuestra Misión

Nuestra misión es capaciar a nuestras familias Latinas para prosperar creando oportunidades para progresar y construyendo puentes que nos unan y fortalezcan a todos.


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Latino Fest returns to Sahalee Park in Madras

Live Mariachi music and folkloric dancing will liven up Sahalee Park in Madras on September 14th at the second annual Latino Fest and the Latino Community Association (LCA) invites the entire community to be a part of this special celebration. The free event will happen from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, in the park at SE 7th and C streets. Latino ...
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Welcoming America Week 2019 ~ Call for Donations

Hola and Buenas Dias from the LCA Development Desk! ~ Cynthia L. Jurgensen / Development Manager  As August zooms by with September right around the corner, I am happy to announce I am well into my 7th month. Joining the LCA team has been a rewarding experience thus far.  Working with such a dedicated team that strives to hep Latinos thrive in Central Oregon is a ...
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Don't forget to register for the December 5th Empowering Families Luncheon --- we still have available space!

And when you are out and about - shout out to the following businesses who support this event. Muchas gracias!
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~ Mamá aliviado del estrés económico

~ Low-income mom relieved from the stress of medical debt

~ Carmen Schierling (Villagrana), Business Client

~ Sue Nell, Volunteer and Donor


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