La Cultura Cura
We welcome you to the National Compadres Network. We offer you a glimpse into work that is being done around the country based our philosophy of La Cultura Cura or Transformational health and healing. This philosophy continues the teachings of our ancestors who reinforced the importance of sacred values, traditions and interconnected relationships as the foundation of cultural strength. We invite to visit this website often to see the amazing work being done by our staff, local and national partners. We look forward to serving as a resource to support and share the work you do. Bendiciones

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Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day!

As we approach Father’s Day we want to acknowledge and offer blessings to all those fathers, grandfathers, mothers, tios, big brothers, mentors and others who have filled the role of FATHER in a child’s life. For those who have walked this journey of guiding, caring for, protecting, loving and worrying about your children, it comes […]

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  September 10, 2018   No comments
Stand Up & Speak Up

Stand Up & Speak Up

NCN is announcing a national campaign, inviting men to Stand Up and Speak Up against relationship violence, harm and disrespect towards women and children and to Sit Down to play, read and nurture their children and relationships in a positive way. The campaign, first initiated in 2006, also invites organizations and the boys and men they work with to include […]

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  June 4, 2018   No comments
¡Feliz Dia de las Madres!

¡Feliz Dia de las Madres!

Happy Mother’s Day! Celebrating Original Healers There are few people who recognize and understand who we actually are at our core. Mothers, grandmothers, and tias are gifted with knowing our needs and worked tirelessly to provide that needed medicine. How could they know without having attended a conference or being trained on evidence-based practices?! They […]

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  May 17, 2018   No comments
Flor y Canto  José Montoya Memorial Scholarship

Flor y Canto José Montoya Memorial Scholarship

This year, the National Compadres Network marks its 30th year anniversary when in 1988, a group of Chicano, Latino, Native and Raza men gathered for three days in a Círculo. Through sharing, reflection, laughter, and ceremony, the men reignited a generations-old fire and made a commitment to heal themselves, live as Hombres Nobles (Honorable Men), and to pass […]

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  April 18, 2018   No comments

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