Centro Latino

Planting the Seed, Growing the Future

1208 S 10th St
Tacoma, WA 98405

Phone: (253) 572-7717
Fax: (253) 572-7837
Mon-Thu, 10:00-3:30

Serving Pierce County's Latino community since 1984.

Adrian Ordoñez Tostega teaches computer literacy in Centro Latino's computer lab.

Centro News

The Real Meaning of Cinco de Mayo (updated)

March 8, 2016 | Articles

Antonio Sanchez, Ph.D, Centro board member and Assistant Director of Government Relations at Central Washington University, has written an article explaining the true origins of the Cinco de Mayo holiday. If you have ever been curious, download the essay here (DOCX) to find out what it's all about! The article is available in both English and Spanish.

Latino Experience in Tacoma Panel Discussion

March 8, 2016 | Special Events

On Feb. 18th, 2016, The University of Puget Sound hosted a panel discussion between members of Latinos Unidos and individuals affiliated with Centro Latino. The complete video of “Exploring the Latino Experience in Tacoma: A Panel Discussion” is available at this Vimeo link, and more information about the event is ...

Centro Latino's mission is to create an environment in which the rapidly growing Latino community has opportunities allowing them to effectively participate in and contribute to the success of Pierce County.