Chicanos Por La Causa
50 Years of Empowerment

50 Years of Empowerment

In 1969, Mexican-American activists in Phoenix formed CPLC to fight for their rights. Today, we've become one of the largest nonprofits in the Southwest, serving people of all backgrounds and creating stronger, healthier communities.

To learn about our 50th Anniversary Celebration, including a free concert by Sheila E. open to the public:

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We provide direct services in four Areas of Impact


We impact more
than 306,000 lives
every year across
the Southwest