Figueroa Corrrido Community Landtrust in company of closest allies, Esperanza and SAJE, united this past weekend with the community at the “Estrella Block Party”. The main purpose of this gathering was to bring to community residents different resources in the following areas: Health, Housing, and Legal services.
The event was uniquely celebrated with different activities such as live music, dancing, and very talented singers. Inside the park, children and adults played delighted music at the beat of the drums-face-painting bringing a smile to all the kids, and a group of talented ladies delighted the audience with an exercise routine filled with excitment and energy.
The “Estrella Block Party” brought an opportunity for family members and neighbors to united and fight against displacement. In addition, the participation from many promotoras/es made an enourmous impact on the event by representing with great honor each of their programs.
Our community is conscience about the displacement problem in our area and we decided to be united and fight for our neighborhool and declare it a displacement free-zone” said Monic a community promoter.