3 results for month: 05/2019


Oportunidad de Trabajo: Coordinador del Programa de Intérpretes de Lenguas Indígenas/ Job Opportunity: Indigenous Language Interpreter Program Coordinator

Job Title Indigenous Language Interpreter Program Coordinator Reports to Executive Director Organization Summary:  The Mixteco/Indígena Community Organizing Project unites indigenous immigrant leaders and allies to aid and empower Ventura County’s indigenous Mexican community.  We develop community leadership, advocate for greater access and equality, and improve educational and health outcomes. Position Summary:  The Interpreter Coordinator will join MICOP’s central office team as a valuable part of our efforts to promote linguistic access and justice for the indigenous community in Ventura County.&...

Oportunidad de Trabajo: Organizador Comunitario de Labor/ Job Opportunity: Labor Community Organizer

DESCRIPCION DE TRABAJO Titulo:                   Organizador Comunitario de Labor Reportar a:          Organizador Comunitario Pago por hora:   $17/hora - 18/hora +Beneficios (Dental, Seguranza de Salud, PTO, & 10 días festivos) ACERCA DE LA ORGANIZACION: La Organización Comunitaria de Proyecto Mixteco/Indigena fue fundada en el 2001 con la misión de apoyar, organizar y empoderar a la comunidad indígena migrante en el Condado de Ventura a través de la lucha por el acceso a la salud, ...

This California Radio Station Is All About Protecting Indigenous Culture

CulturePosted: April 11, 2019 by HipLatina/ Story by Araceli Cruz Ventura County sits just above the Los Angeles area and below Santa Barbara. It’s a gorgeous place that is made up of beaches, mountains, and fields. It’s also home to 20,000 indigenous Oaxacan people who have planted their roots there since the 1970s. These people work there, go to school there, and cultivate the sprawling agricultural landscape — but for the most part, they are often an overlooked community. While there are various immigration groups to support them, there’s also a radio station that is promoting their indigenous culture and educating the commun...