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La Raza Historical Society is an avenue for the preservation of social, business, political, and

civil rights contributions of La Raza community from

the mid 1800s to present.

La Raza

Historical Society

on Youtube

Subscribe to our YouTube channel where we post content about The History of the Mexican

Civil Rights Movement in

San Jose, California 1940s

to the present.

EVENTS

 Suffrage, Sufrimiento y Corazón: A Chicana TEA Talk

SEP.

10

Join us for Chicana perspectives on women's suffrage by way of an inter-generational panel acknowledging la lucha as it relates to our personal histories in Santa Clara Valley, the political landscape through the times, and the urgency of our present moment.

 Chicana Activism 1960s - 

 LatinX 2019: A Panel Discussion

APR.

24

Chicana Activists from the 1960’s Chicano Movement will discuss their activism and leadership with LatinX activists and leaders of today. Today’s generation has dispensed with Chicano/a terms and identifies itself as LatinX, a gender neutral term which is also inclusive of diverse life styles.  

 The Chiechi Happy Hour 

NOV. 27

Come and be with us for our website launch party and happy hour. Don't miss out!

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Please help us continue the mission to preserve our history. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

La Raza Historical Society

of Santa Clara Valley is a California

Public Benefit Corporation (#3974355) and

is an IRS § 501(c) (3) Public Charity Non-Profit Organization.

Federal ID Tax # 81-3429366. 

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THANK YOU

TO OUR

SPONSORS

Donations $1000 or more

DAVE CORTESE

STATE SENATOR

CALIFORNIA D15

CINDY CHAVEZ

COUNTY OF SANTA CLARA

SUPERVISOR, D3

JOE SIMITIAN

COUNTY OF SANTA CLARA

SUPERVISOR, D5

SUSAN ELLENBERG

COUNTY OF SANTA CLARA

SUPERVISOR, D4

BOB NUÑEZ

CITY OF MILPITAS, VICE MAYOR

HON. SYLVIA ARENAS

CITY OF SAN JOSE

COUNCILMEMBER, D8

HON. RAUL PERALEZ

CITY OF SAN JOSE

COUNCILMEMBER, D3

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ALEXIS (LEX)

M. OROSCO

REALTY ONE GROUP INFINITY

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PETE CARRILLO

PRINCIPAL

BETTY & RAMÓN 

MARTINEZ, Ph.D.

ALCARIO CASTELLANO​

ROSS SNOW 

& HELEN MCCLURE

FERNANDO CECILY ZAZUETA

HERMELINDA SAPIEN

ANONYMOUS

Donations $500 or more

BEA DR. GEORGE

CASTRO, Ph.D.

MARGIE MONTY CARLOS

MARCE MORA

HON. BLANCA ALVARADO

TERESA ALVARADO

MARK SANCHEZ & 

KATHY CAGINIA

SANCHEZ FAMILY PROPERTIES

BETTY HILBERT MORALES

EL OBSERVADOR FOUNDATION

Donations $200 or more

HON. ASH KALRA

CITY OF SAN JOSE

COUNCILMEMBER, D2

HON. MAGDALENA CARRASCO

CITY OF SAN JOSE

COUNCILMEMBER, D5

GLORIA & DAVID SIERRA 

(IN MEMORIAM)

MARY LOU & JOHN ZAMORA

HELEN GABE REYES

GIL VILLAGRÁN

CONSUELO RODRÍGUEZ, Ed.D

JOSÉ POSADAS

VIRGINIA RIVERA

RITA DUARTE & DR. JOEL HERRERA

MR. & MRS. RAÚL A. COLUNGA

MARGARITA GAETA

ALBERTO CARRILLO, SR.

HON. ASH KALRA

CITY OF SAN JOSE

COUNCILMEMBER, D2

HON. MAGDALENA CARRASCO

CITY OF SAN JOSE

COUNCILMEMBER, D5

GLORIA & DAVID SIERRA 

(IN MEMORIAM)

MARY LOU & JOHN ZAMORA

HELEN GABE REYES

GIL VILLAGRÁN

CONSUELO RODRÍGUEZ, Ed.D

JOSÉ POSADAS

VIRGINIA RIVERA

RITA DUARTE & DR. JOEL HERRERA

MR. & MRS. RAÚL A. COLUNGA

MARGARITA GAETA

ALBERTO CARRILLO, SR.

SILICON VALLEY FOUNDATION,

CIRCLE OF GIVING

 

COUNTY OF SANTA CLARA

HISTORIC GRANT PROGRAM

DONOR CIRCLE FOR THE ARTS,

SILICON VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

OFFICE OF WOMEN'S POLICY

DAVID LOPEZ, Ph.D.

FOUNDATION FOR HISPANIC EDUCATION

(FORMERLY NCU)

RAQUEL BURCIAGA

 ALIDA BRAY

HISTORY SAN JOSE

BARBARA JOHNSON

HISTORY SAN JOSE

Email Us: info@larazahs.org

Visit Us: History Park, 635 Phelan Ave., San José, CA 95112

Mail Us: 1650 Senter Road, San José, CA 95112