Community Resources

Chicanx/Latinx Organizations
Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley

A philanthropic organization dedicated to educational achievement, economic advancement, and leadership development.

1922 The Alameda, Suite 201 San Jose, CA 95126/(408)216-7612

Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley

Provides civic leadership and development for Latinas in Silicon Valley.

1346 The Alameda, Suite 7-293 San Jose, CA 95126/(408)260-3779

Latinas Contra Cancer Nonprofit

Community health organization formed to create an inclusive health care system that provides services to the unserved Latino population around issues of breast and other cancers.

127 North 4th Street, Suite B San Jose, CA 95112/(408)280-0811

Mexican Heritage Corporation of San Jose

Operating group of the Mexican Heritage Plaza, aimed at developing and maintaining a center for Mexican cultural heritage in San Jose.

1700 Alum Rock Avenue San Jose, CA 95116

Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana

A contemporary arts space located in San Jose with programs aimed at creating interaction between traditional audiences and new art forms and artists.

510 South First Street San Jose, CA 95113/(408)998-2783

Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library

921 South First Street 95110/(408)294-1237

Immigrant Resources 

Immigrant Rights, Responsibilities and Resource Guidebook

A guide to civic rights and participation compiled by the County of Santa Clara and offered in 12 different languages including Khmer, Russian, and Amharic.

2310 North First Street, Suite 104 San Jose, CA 95131/(408)792-2300 

SIREN (Services, Immigration Rights, and Education Network)

Provides direct services, community education, leadership development, and policy advocacy.

1425 Koll Circle, Suite 103 San Jose, CA 95112/(408)453-3003

Health Care Organizations 

Planned Parenthood San Jose Health Clinic

Reproductive healthcare and family planning provider for men, women, and teens.

1691 The Alameda San Jose, CA 95126/(408)287-7526 

Gardner Health Clinic

Non-profit community health center network providing medical, dental optometry, pharmacy, nutrition, health education, family planning, and prenatal care.

195 East Virginia Street San Jose, CA 95112/(408)918-5500 

Civil Rights

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Works to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of the rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and intolerance.

NAACP National Headquarters 4805 Mt. Hope Drive Baltimore, MD 21215/(410)580-5777 

La Raza Roundtable

A civil rights and advocacy organization for the Latino Community of Santa Clara County. 749 Story Road San Jose, CA/(408)529-1900 

Community Centers & Family Resources

Billy DeFrank Community Center

Developing diverse resources for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and their allies.

938 The Alameda San Jose, CA 95126/(408)293-3040 

Bill Wilson Center

Strengthening the community by serving youth and families through counseling, education, housing, and advocacy.

3490 The Alameda Santa Clara, CA 95050/(408)243-0222

Center for Employment Training

A non-profit organization providing job training opportunities to the neediest members of the community, including farm workers, high school drop-outs, welfare recipients, and immigrants.

Sobrato Center 701 Vine Street 2nd Floor San Jose, CA 95110/(408)534-5360