The Lower Columbia Hispanic Council is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving the Hispanic community of the Lower Columbia River region. Our goals include promoting the health, education and social and economic advancement of area Latinos.
- Juntos Program: Astoria, Warrenton & Seaside Spring 2019 A program created in Spanish for Latino families! Juntos is a free program that gives Latino families the knowledge and resources necessary to succeed academically and create goals for their future. Participants can also be part of a Juntos club at their school, attend college visits, monthly activities, and more. The future of higher education is ...Read more
- Support Group for Latinx Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault This support group for Latinx survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault provides participants with a safe environment in which they are able to share and receive support around their experiences of violence. The goal is to provide psycho educational support to survivors in their own language, so they can feel welcome, included and supported ...Read more
News & Events
- Literary Calaveritas Contest In order to keep our traditions alive in regards of the Day of the Dead, The Hispanic Council of Lower Columbia, invites the Latino community to participate in our First Literary Calaveritas Contest. Competition Rules Participants: Spanish-speaking community of the Lower Columbia area community Date: the writings may be delivered from October 15 to October 31, 2019 Basis of ...Read more
- Executive Director Job Opening! Our current executive director, Jorge Gutierrez, will be leaving the Lower Columbia Hispanic Council at the end of July to pursue an exciting new opportunity at another organization. We are very excited for him and we thank him for his work these past six years and wish him all the best. During this transition ...Read more
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