Blog post by SD Foundation CEO, Mark Stewart about Casa Familiar´s work.

Read original post: ENHANCING OUR GATEWAY COMMUNITY – FOREVER! 30 July 2019 | by Mark Stuart Recently, I had a chance to visit with the leadership of Casa Familiar in San Ysidro. The team is led by Lisa Cuentas, who is a dynamo. Lisa has a deep and profound vision for the organization and this community’s future. Established […]

Casa Familiar 33rd Annual ABRAZO Awards Gala

Click here to get your tickets ART AS THE SEED OF DEVELOPMENT For almost 40 years, Casa Familiar has understood that art and culture exist in community and it has been thorugh this understanding that it has been able to weave and integrate spaces for creativity by and for residents of this border community. We […]

Opening Reception: 12th Annual Dia de la Mujer exhibit at The Front

Curated by: Mely Barragán. #rrrr REDUCED, RESTRICTED, RESERVED BUT RESILIENT includes various visions and approaches of what is feminine. Feminization to transgender to masculinity viewed from the crumbling and dehumanizing perspective through the border relations of our times. Always being inspired by the history of woman who earned their place in the world by overcoming […]

Living Rooms Project

PRESS RELEASE                                                      December 12, 2018  Contact:Susana Villegas CasaFamiliar to Break Ground on Living Rooms at the Border a New Markets Tax Credit Project  San Diego, CA – Casa Familiar is pleased to announce the groundbreaking ceremony for Living Rooms at the Border at 9:00 a.m. on December 13th, at 114 West Hall Avenue, San Ysidro, […]

Evento: Dia de Todos Santos Nov 1.

Acompáñanos en este evento donde recordaremos a nuestros muertitos. Habrá actividades para la familia, música, danza y al final cerraremos con una procesión alrededor del barrio. Puedes Traer tus fotos, veladoras, maquillaje o títeres para participar en la procesión.

Job Opening – AmeriCorps

Download Application : Casa Familiar 1700 SD Casa Familiar 1700 GW   Casa Familiar and Local Initiatives Support Corporation are seeking a full-time AmeriCorps member to serve as a Job Placement Assistant. The candidate will ideally begin service on October 1, 2018 and serve a minimum of 1700 hours though the end of his/her term […]

Open Call to artists: Winter Exhibition – Dreams, Daydreaming & Dreamers

Open Call to artists: Winter Exhibition – Dreams, Daydreaming & Dreamers dreams daydreaming dreamers ———— Printable Guidelines & Application Form dreams daydreaming dreamers fillable  Fillable PDF Application Form     Casa Familiar Arts & Culture presents Winter Exhibition at The Front Dreams, Daydreaming & Dreamers Art Exhibition Entry Agreement & Guidelines (Note: applications will only be […]

Senator Hueso Recognizes Casa Familiar as 40th District Nonprofit of the Year

South San Diego community development agency selected for its “history of working with the people, for the people” June 06, 2018 Sacramento, CA – June 6, 2018 – The third annual California Nonprofits Day was celebrated today at the State Capitol in Sacramento, honoring organizations statewide as Nonprofits of the Year. Senator Ben Hueso (D-San Diego) […]