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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 to help raise funds for the Radio’s broadcasting antenna. The event is family ...

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 that reading this list fills you with the same gratitude I feel for the hard work ...

Monthly Community Meeting

MICOP's monthly community meetings are a great place to get involved and meet the MICOP staff and community members. Each meeting has a theme where we share information that is relevant to the indigenous community. We discuss immigration, driver's licenses, health and education, among other topics. We also incorporate cultural events into the yearly  meetings, including Dia de los Niños, Dia de las Madres, Dia de los Muertos and End of the Year celebration. Food and diapers are distributed to the community at the meetings. Volunteer opportunities include packing food bags and helping children with craft activities. We welcome your ...