A network for the Latino Community in Charlottesville, Virginia

News and Events

Community Symposium: Embracing Transformation

The Community is cordially invited to a Symposium sponsored by Region Ten Community Services Board. Click here to see the flier 

Sanctuary Symposium

Join the VA Interfaith Center for Public Policy. This event is for community members, congregations, organizations, and other interested groups who could mobilize many people advocating for immigrant issues. To sign up click here. To see the flier click here.

When: July 30, 2017

Time: 2 PM-5PM

Where: Ginter Park Presbyterian Church, 3601 Seminary Ave,


Power Summit Pop-Up

Voto Latino is a non-partisan, non-profit organization based out of Washington DC that focuses on engaging millennials and increasing the Latino vote throughout the country.

Voto Latino's Power Summit Pop-Up is a one-day leadership conference held to educate, empower, & engage millennials to organize in their communities, on campus or online. The event is free and includes a full day of local organizing training, the chance to network with local community leaders and both breakfast and lunch.

When:July 29, 2017

Community Mental Health and Wellness Coalition Meeting / Health Literacy Training

Join us for the next Community Mental Health and Wellness Coalition meeting. At the meeting we will learn about the Coalition's Help Happens Here campaign and how you can get involved with our new action plan.

Grits and Gravy

Soul, Funk and R&B Dance Party


When: July 8th, 2017

Time: 10 PM

Where: The Jefferson Theater

Region Ten: Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid helps individuals to support those experiencing mental health problems and aids in getting people professional help and support. It is an interactive 8-hour course that teaches a 5-step action plan to offer initial help to people with the signs and symptoms of a mental illness or in a crisis, and connect them with the appropriate professional, peer, social, or self- help care. For more information on Mental Health First Aid, please visit www.thenationalcouncil.org or www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org. Fee is $25 for adults.

When: July 28, 2017  

Literacy Volunteers Charlottesville/Albermale: July NEW TUTOR TRAINING

Sign up today to change a life through literacy. For more information, or to register, call 434-977-3838. 

When: Our next tutor training will be held Saturday, July 22.

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Where: At the LVCA office.