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National Comadres Newsletter #13 (June 2021)

National Comadres Newsletter #13 (June 2021)

Greetings Mujeres! I hope you and your families are doing well at this time. However, if you are in a time of challenge, I pray that Creator strengthens you and gives you what you need to confront the challenge and push through.  As we approach the summer it is time for tending the garden.  It […]

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  August 13, 2021   No comments
Comadres Newsletter #12 (May 2021)

Comadres Newsletter #12 (May 2021)

Greetings Beautiful Mujeres from Maestra Susie! As we are all about to be graced with the opportunity of transitioning out of sheltering in place, we are also being given the gift to re-connect with all of our relationships and all those who we love most. This is also a powerful opportunity to decide and to […]

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  August 13, 2021   No comments
Comadres Newsletter #11 (April 2021)

Comadres Newsletter #11 (April 2021)

Greetings! We truly hope you all are doing well and managing the tumultuous ride we have experienced with COVID. As we begin to see a light at the end of the tunnel, it brings hope that a sense of movement is finally coming. However, this opening up does not erase the devastation we have endured […]

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  May 6, 2021   No comments
Standing with our Asian American Relatives

Standing with our Asian American Relatives

To all our friends and relatives, Unfortunately, the current attacks on the Asian-American community are not new, but they are just now being recognized by the broader community.  The attacks on our Asian community, elders, brothers, and sisters MUST STOP! The National Compadres Network (NCN) recognizes that the racial animus that influences these attacks are […]

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  March 18, 2021   No comments
Honoring National Women’s Day

Honoring National Women’s Day

Good Day Familia, Annually as we come to this month of March, we land in a time and place that reminds us to celebrate and recognize women throughout the history of our country.  As time progresses just as our awareness, we acknowledge that the role of women within society’s fabric is much more intrinsic to […]

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  March 15, 2021   No comments
Comadres Newsletter #8 (January 2021)

Comadres Newsletter #8 (January 2021)

Greetings! Happy New Year 2021! We are excited to begin this new year with much hope, faith, and expectation of new things to come!  Yes, it is true that there are many concerning things currently happening in our Nation. But, at the same time, it is also true that there continue to be many stories […]

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  March 15, 2021   No comments
Comadres Newsletter No. 7 (December 2020)

Comadres Newsletter No. 7 (December 2020)

Greetings Comadres, As we are now approaching the end of 2020, we want to begin by thanking you for who you are, all you do, and the many blessings that you bring to the world. We acknowledge that this year has brought many challenges, obstacles, and uncertainty that has caused all of us to dig […]

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  December 22, 2020   No comments
Comadres Newsletter No. 6 (November 2020)

Comadres Newsletter No. 6 (November 2020)

Bendiciones to all you Comadres, your families, and your communities. As we continue to move in this time of challenges and transitions, let us also take note of the many blessings. As Comadres we reach out again with this newsletter, not because you need something else to read, but as a reminder of the sacredness of […]

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  December 22, 2020   No comments
Comadres Newsletter No. 5 (October 2020)

Comadres Newsletter No. 5 (October 2020)

Greetings Comrades! As we enter fall or autumn, it’s a great reminder that life is all about movement or changes, like the saying, “The only constant is change” – Heraclitus. The beauty of movement is the opportunity to grow and let go.  However, it can be challenging with movement not to get lost.  Like a […]

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  October 19, 2020   No comments
2020 José Montoya Scholarship Recipients

2020 José Montoya Scholarship Recipients

This year marked the 6th time the National Compadres Network has honored Maestro José Montoya with the Flor y Canto Scholarship. Maestro Montoya dedicated his life to acknowledging and lifting up the beauty and power of culture through art, poetry, music, activism, and spiritual ceremony. His life from the mountains of New Mexico and the fields […]

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  October 14, 2020   No comments