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VIVA Quad Cities’ 25th anniversary is set for September 8 in Davenport, IA

  VIVA Quad Cities and LULAC Quad Cities invite you to attend the Quad Cities largest celebration of Hispanic culture with food, dancing, live music, a Fiesta Queen contest, merchants and more. Celebrate the 25thContinue reading…

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“I ask all of you, regardless of any political affiliation, to do what’s right and stand against the separation of families”

  Jazmin Newton-Butt’s remarks for the 2018 LULAC Iowa State Convention against the policy of separation of families   LULAC Council 10 would like to thank LULAC Iowa for bringing the 2018 State Convention toContinue reading…

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“Struggle Beyond the Decade” one man’s commitment in finding real solutions for veterans struggling with PTSD

  He is telling stories from behind his camera. He is hoping that his documentary called, “Struggle Beyond the Decade” will educate and even lead to real solutions for veterans struggling with PTSD. According toContinue reading…

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Mental Health Awareness and the Latino Community

  The month of May is Mental Health Awareness month   “Latinos are no different when it comes to prevalence of mental health conditions when compared to the rest of the population. However, your concernsContinue reading…

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Guadalupe Chavez of Davenport – An Outstanding Student at the UI College of Pharmacy

  First year PharmD student Guadalupe Chavez has known she’s wanted a rewarding career since high school. After several volunteer experiences and exploring options throughout high school, she discovered how many opportunities there are withContinue reading…

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Charros from Rancho El Carretero together with Escaramuza Las Zacatecanas will represent their Mexican culture at the Iowa Horse Fair

  Charros from Rancho El Carretero together with Escaramuza Las Zacatecanas showcase their  beautiful Mexican equestrian traditions at the Iowa Horse Fair, which will be held from April 6 to 8 at the Iowa StateContinue reading…

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Immigrants’ Rights advocates disappointed by advancement of anti-immigrant proposal, vow to continue organizing

  4/5/18 – The Republican-controlled legislature has advanced a bill that threatens public safety by encouraging cooperation between local Iowa law enforcement and the federal agency, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The bill, SF481, nowContinue reading…