POSICIÓN DE TRABAJO: Coordinador de Alfabetización y Educación

Posición de Trabajo: Asesor de Plaza Comunitaria (Tutor de Alfabetización) Reporta a: Gerente de Programas Responsable de MICOP: Director Ejecutivo Aplicación: Por favor enviar su currículo vitae y aplicación de trabajo,  a  vanessa.teran@mixteco.org. Haz click MICOP Application  para descargar el documento aplicación de trabajo con MICOP. Fecha límite: viernes, 16 de Septiembre de 2016 Resumen de la Organización: Fundada en el 2001, la  Organización Comunitaria de Proyecto Mixteco / Indígena (MICOP) ayuda, organiza y capacita a las ...

Read More


We’re Hiring: Health Policy Advocate

POSITION DESCRIPTION   JOB TITLE: Health Policy Advocate REPORTS TO: Associate Director ANNUAL SALARY: $$20/hour – Full-time Application: Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@mixteco.org Deadline: August 31st, 2016. Organization Summary: Founded in 2001, Mixteco/Indigena Community Organizing Project (MICOP) aids, organizes and empowers Ventura County’s indigenous immigrant communities through improved access to health and community resources, community organizing and advocacy, education, direct assistance, cultural promotion, and ...

Read More


Night in Oaxaca thanks our Sponsors and Outreach Partner!

  Night in Oaxaca celebrating MICOP’s Quinceañera wishes to thank the following for their kind and generous sponsorship:                     TEQUIO SPONSORS            COMPADRE SPONSORS   & OUR HONORED OUTREACH PARTNER!

Read More


Conserve Energy SoCal

The Energy Providers of Southern California Launch Partnership; Announce “Conserve Energy SoCal” Initiative Natural gas and electric utilities, local government officials join forces to encourage energy conservation across Southern California Los Angeles, June 16, 2016 – With hotter temperatures quickly approaching, the Energy Providers of Southern California – a joint coalition of Southern California natural gas and electric utilities, in partnership with the California Public Utilities Commission, California Independent System Operator, and local city govern...

Read More


We’re Hiring: Project Coordinator

POSITION DESCRIPTION JOB TITLE: Project Coordinator REPORTS TO: Community Organizer ANNUAL SALARY: $16.50/hr x 40hrs per week. Application: Please send your resume and cover letter to arcenio.lopez@mixteco.org Deadline: July 30, 2016   Organization Summary: Founded in 2001, Mixteco/Indigena Community Organizing Project (MICOP) aids, organizes and empowers Ventura County’s indigenous immigrant communities through improved access to health and community resources, community organizing and advocacy, education, direct assistance, cultural promotion, and ...

Read More


Vigilia por los asesinados en Oaxaca

We are inviting all our friends to join us in this vigil to show support to our Oaxacan community. We are asking to stop the use of violence against our community. The Oaxacan government must be open for a dialog with CNTE leaders. -Vigil for those assassinated in Oaxaca- Date: June 24, 2016 Time: 6pm Location: 3151 W. 5th Street & 100 Oxnard, CA 93030   Estamos invitando a todos nuestros amigos a unirse a nosotros en esta vigilia para mostrar su apoyo a nuestra comunidad oaxaqueña. Estamos pidiendo a detener el uso de la violencia en contra de ...

Read More


Radio Indigena via Internet will host a Dance Fundraiser to Celebrate it’s One-Year Anniversary!

 For Immediate Release  Contact: Edgar Vicente Office phone: 805-483-1166 Cellphone: 805-270-9483 Email: edgar.vicente@mixteco.org Date: June 7, 2016 Radio Indigena via Internet will host a Dance Fundraiser to Celebrate it’s One-Year Anniversary! Oxnard, CA- The Mixteco/Indígena Community Organizing Project’s Radio Indígena will host a One-Year Anniversary Baile Fundraiser on June 11th, 2016 from 6:00PM-12:00AM at El Rodeo, 451 W. Hueneme Rd, Oxnard, CA 93033.  The event is meant to celebrate the Radio’s first anniversary on the air via the Internet, and ...

Read More


Announcement: So Cal Gas Company’s Advanced Meter project

MICOP is proud to be outreaching to the indigenous immigrant community about the So Cal Gas Company's Advanced Meter project. Please click here to learn more about the Advanced Meter project. SOCALGAS TO BEGIN INSTALLING ADVANCED METERS Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) customers will soon be able to view their daily gas usage information online as SoCalGas begins installing Advanced Meters in the area. The advanced meters will improve customer safety, help save energy and money for customers, increase customer privacy, and benefit the environment. An Advanced ...

Read More


Happy Holidays and New Year! Last MICOP Newsletter of 2015

Dear Friends of MICOP, As I write to you, I am thinking deeply about MICOP’s first steps as a grassroots organization and how much we are growing.  Nearly 15 years ago, our founder Family Nurse Practitioner Sandy Young and volunteer leaders started MICOP without an office or staff, but with a dream of making a change for our county’s indigenous immigrants. With this last newsletter of 2015, I would like to send you a full list MICOP's current programs and community efforts to give you a sense of how we are making that original dream into a reality.   I hope ...

Read More


Respect is Peace | Respeto es Paz: Mixtec/Indigenous Knowledge Curriculum

Respecto es Paz:  MICOP developed a 6-session multi-age curriculum to teach students about indigenous culture, language art.  Please see the curriculum here.

Read More