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Honoring Black History Month

Honoring Black History Month

Good Morning LCC Network, We wanted to take a moment and acknowledge, uplift, and stand with our African-rooted relatives, neighbors, colleagues, and advocates for social justice and racial healing.  As Baba Kweli Tutashinda reminds us, that although this month is dedicated to Black History month, that we should learn, appreciate and celebrate Black History every day of the year. […]

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  March 15, 2021   No comments
Holiday Vibes

Holiday Vibes

Dear NCN Familia,  With the holiday season upon us, National Compadres Network thanks you for being a part of our familia. We want to spread some positivity and holiday cheer, so we want you to have a little of our teams at home with you as you begin to celebrate the holidays. We hope you will […]

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  March 15, 2021   No comments
Teaching Children Virtue-Really: La Educación

Teaching Children Virtue-Really: La Educación

(Originally published September 1, 2020) Covid-19 has challenged us all in many ways but especially in educating our children.  Parents, teachers, and children are all struggling with how to do this education thing and stay safe.  Besides the lack of access and ability to manage the virtual platforms teachers are pressured to teach the same subject matter in […]

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  October 14, 2020   No comments
Healing Generations Podcasts

Healing Generations Podcasts

Healing Generations is a podcast that addresses and focuses on what is needed to transform and heal generations of trauma and inequity in our society today. The podcast is a part of a larger effort of the Healing Generations Institute, co-created by the National Compadres Network and The Brotherhood of Elders Network, where we invite the insights of […]

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  October 14, 2020   No comments
Sacred Fatherhood

Sacred Fatherhood

(Originally published June 19, 2020) Bendiciones to all, 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, […]

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  October 14, 2020   No comments
Honoring Our Graduates

Honoring Our Graduates

(Originally published May 21, 2020) High school graduation for many is a major accomplishment, not only for the graduate but for family and friends as well. That special day along with prom, grad night, and all the other senior activities are what students look forward since their freshman year. Although many may not, due to […]

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  October 13, 2020   No comments
Care for the Children

Care for the Children

(Originally published April 10, 2020) Bendiciones to all, Embracing the Health and Wellbeing of Children: Offering blessings to you and all your relations. One can tell the well-being of a family or community by how they take care of their elders and their children. This difficult time has reminded us of the importance of Caring […]

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  October 13, 2020   No comments
Papa Sol

Papa Sol

(Originally published April 3, 2020) As our Maestra shares the song of Papa Sol, we want to encourage you to greet the beautiful sun throughout the day and take in all the blessings that it offers us. We encourage you to take your shoes off and feel Mother Earth under your feet as our bodies are […]

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  October 13, 2020   No comments
A Time for Health and Healing

A Time for Health and Healing

(Originally published March 18, 2020) Bendiciones to all, We wanted to share a message today of hope and healing for all. This is a time of uncertainty that can trigger many uncomfortable feelings in all of us.  At times like this, we need to listen to all our sources of information:  the medical professionals who […]

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  October 13, 2020   No comments
4th Annual National Day of Racial Healing

4th Annual National Day of Racial Healing

(Originally published January 21, 2020) The National Compadres Network (NCN) has been working for over 30 years to promote Transformational Healing and healing within all communities. NCN bases its work on the philosophy of La Cultura Cura which proposes that “Within the collective Dignity, Respect, Trust and Love of all people, exist the wisdom, practices, […]

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  October 13, 2020   No comments