A network for the Latino Community in Charlottesville, Virginia

Community Events

Rebuilding Your Professional Career in the U.S.

What: A workshop for skilled immigrants with prior learning from abroad. 

When: July 1, 2015, 9am-12pm or 6pm-9pm

Where: NOVA Woodbridge and NOVA Manassas

Contact: glc@nvcc.edu 

Southwood Back to School Festival

What: Southwood Back to School Festival 

When: Wednesday, August 12th, 5om – 7:30pm

Where: Southwood Mobile Home Park

Contact: Gloria Rockhold, grockhold@k12albemarle.org

College Aid Seminar for Latino Families

What: College Aid Seminar for Latino Families

When: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Where: Arlington Central Library, 1015 N Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22201

Contact: Scholarshipsharing@gmail.com or call 804-577-8513

Court Interpreter Workshop: Oral Exam Preparation

What: 2015 Court Interpreter Workshop: Oral Exam Preparation, sponsored by the Court Interpreter Trainers, a private Court Interpreter training agency

When: Friday, August 21 – Saturday, August 22, 2015, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday and 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday

Where: Prince William County Judicial Center: 9311 Lee Ave, Manassas, VA 20110

Contact: merenciointerpreteting@yahoo.com

Community Resource Fair

What: The Feria de la Oportunidad brings together community service providers, Embassies/Consulates from Latin American countries, governmental agencies, nonprofit organizations and corporations that impact the Latino community, and invites attendees to learn about various services and resources available to them

When: Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10am-3pm

Where: Richmond International Raceway, 600 E. Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA 23222

Contact: https://vahcc.com/page/FeriaCommunityResourceFair

The 8th Annual Latin Jazz & Salsa Festival

What: The 8th Annual Latin Jazz & Salsa Festival

When: Saturday July 11, 2015, 3:00pm – 8:00pm

Where: Dogwood Dell Amphitheatre, Richmond, VA


CJ Education Work Group Meeting

What: CJ Education Work Group Meeting

When: Wednesday, August 26th, 3:30pm-4:30pm

Where: County Office Building McIntire

Contact: CJ Program Coordinator

CJ Mental Health Work Group Meeting

What: CJ Mental Health Work Group Meeting

When: To be determined

Where: The Women's Initiative, 1101 E. High Street

Contact: Ingrid Ramos, iramos@thewomensinitiative.org

Literacy Volunteers New Tutor Training

What: New Tutor Training

When: July 11, 2015, 9:30am-4:00pm

Where: Jefferson School City Center, 233 4th Street NW

Contact: info@literacyforall.org / 434-977-3838