(From left to right: Courtesy San Ysidro Health, Courtesy John Nelson/The San Diego Union-Tribune, Courtesy Teatro Mascara Majica)

The Latino Legacy Foundation

Welcomes You

Our Mission:
Preserving our rich Latino history and recognizing our accomplishments that contribute to the betterment of humanity.

We are excited to announce our Signature Project!

Bill Virchis, Co- Founder Teatro Mascara Majica

Segregated classroom (Courtesy SD History Center)

Laura Rodriguez, Founder Family Health Centers

Join Our Journey

We use multimedia as a powerful storytelling
tool to build knowledge, foster understanding
and to bring us together.

San Diego Latino Legacy
Timeline – Milestones – Stories

Our multimedia online book chronicles San Diego’s Latino experience, including our historic roots, civil rights that highlight the Chicano movement and current momentous events.

Support Us

Your donation is a gift to our community. Our online book will be accessible to schools and the public.

Stay in Touch


Ann Parode Dynes

The McGrory Family Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation

Toni G. Atkins
Senate President pro Tempore