News and Updates

There’s always something new going on for Fiesta del Sol. Here you’ll find news like information about the festival, press releases for related events, and updates on what we’re doing year-round. Check back often because there’s always updates!

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  • Announcements
  • Community News
  • Events

#BeAvoter Fiesta del Sol Poster Giveaway

Show up to our office with your voting bracelet and get a free fiesta del poster tomorrow! Only first 30 people will get one so get to the polls and come visit us! #BeAVoter IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED TO VOTE THERE IS STILL TIME! Click here to find your local election office: https://www.elections.il.gov/Electio…/ElecAuthorityList.aspx  

Scholarship Application Opens Up December 3rd!

The Fiesta del Sol Guadalupe A. Reyes Fiesta del Sol Scholarship opens up on December 3rd! The Guadalupe A. Reyes Fiesta del Sol Scholarship Program has awarded scholarships for over two decades to students from the Southwest side of the city. The Scholarship offers an opportunity for students to receive $1500 for their college expenses.

#MentalHealthAwarenessDay

#MentalHealthAwarenessDay Life can get pretty busy and we are always overwhelmed with information and news that can affect us in the long run. Stop and take a breath once in a while to make sure that you are taking care of your mental health. Here is a guide to help you understand mental health. Click

National Voter Registration Day

Yesterday was National Voter Registration Day. Now, more than ever, your vote matters the most. Registering to vote only takes 2 minutes. Visit this link to register to vote. But don’t just stop there, make sure you go out on election day to vote. This year’s midterms elections are very important, and every election moving

Honorary Street Naming – Inez Loredo

During Labor Day weekend, we celebrated a Fiesta del Sol and life long Pilsen leader, Inez Loredo. Inez Loredo passed away last year on October 7th at the age of 95 years old. Inez was one of most impactful community organizers in the Pilsen Community. Her, along with Teresa Fraga and Mary Gonzales were amongst

Los White Sox Free T-shirt Thursday!

Join us on Thursday, August 30th for Free T-shirt Thursday when the Sox take on the Boston Red Sox! Visit https://bit.ly/2nSea8T and use promo code PNCC for discounted tickets. Compliments of Pilsen Neighbors Community Council and Los White Sox!

12th Annual Pilsen Education Summit

Save the date for the 12th Annual Pilsen Education Summit! This year’s Education Summit will emphasize mental health, social emotional learning, abuse prevention and response resources. More information coming soon. You can register by calling 773-650-4915 or click on the picture below.

Chicago Legal Clinic

Check out some resources regarding expungement from the Chicago Legal Clinic. They are one of the organizations involved in this year’s Fiesta del Sol Expungement Workshop.   Click on the logo below for more information regarding the Chicago Legal Clinic.

THIS YEAR’S EXPUNGEMENT EVENT

Start the process to clear your criminal record! Pilsen Neighbors Community Council & Gamaliel Metro Chicago along with the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court, the Honorable Dorothy Brown will host the 3rd annual community-based, Expungement Workshop. Volunteer attorneys will be on-site to assist with Expungement and Sealing Application Preparation.   Contact garcia.manuel.a@gmail.com with any questions.

White Sox Game Changers: Latinos in Sports Business

Fiesta del Sol is a proud partner of the Chicago White Sox. This year, the White Sox are excited to kick off the Game Changers event series with a pregame panel discussion surrounding “Latinos in Sports Business.” Guests will have the opportunity to engage with White Sox great José Contreras as well as leaders in

News and Updates

There’s always something new going on for Fiesta del Sol. Here you’ll find information about the festival, press releases for related events, and updates on what we’re doing year-round. Check back often because there’s always updates!

  • All
  • Announcements
  • Community News
  • Events

#BeAvoter Fiesta del Sol Poster Giveaway

Show up to our office with your voting bracelet and get a free fiesta del poster tomorrow! Only first 30 people will get one so get to the polls and come visit us! #BeAVoter IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED TO VOTE THERE IS STILL TIME! Click here to find your local election office: https://www.elections.il.gov/Electio…/ElecAuthorityList.aspx  

Scholarship Application Opens Up December 3rd!

The Fiesta del Sol Guadalupe A. Reyes Fiesta del Sol Scholarship opens up on December 3rd! The Guadalupe A. Reyes Fiesta del Sol Scholarship Program has awarded scholarships for over two decades to students from the Southwest side of the city. The Scholarship offers an opportunity for students to receive $1500 for their college expenses.

#MentalHealthAwarenessDay

#MentalHealthAwarenessDay Life can get pretty busy and we are always overwhelmed with information and news that can affect us in the long run. Stop and take a breath once in a while to make sure that you are taking care of your mental health. Here is a guide to help you understand mental health. Click

National Voter Registration Day

Yesterday was National Voter Registration Day. Now, more than ever, your vote matters the most. Registering to vote only takes 2 minutes. Visit this link to register to vote. But don’t just stop there, make sure you go out on election day to vote. This year’s midterms elections are very important, and every election moving

Honorary Street Naming – Inez Loredo

During Labor Day weekend, we celebrated a Fiesta del Sol and life long Pilsen leader, Inez Loredo. Inez Loredo passed away last year on October 7th at the age of 95 years old. Inez was one of most impactful community organizers in the Pilsen Community. Her, along with Teresa Fraga and Mary Gonzales were amongst

Los White Sox Free T-shirt Thursday!

Join us on Thursday, August 30th for Free T-shirt Thursday when the Sox take on the Boston Red Sox! Visit https://bit.ly/2nSea8T and use promo code PNCC for discounted tickets. Compliments of Pilsen Neighbors Community Council and Los White Sox!

12th Annual Pilsen Education Summit

Save the date for the 12th Annual Pilsen Education Summit! This year’s Education Summit will emphasize mental health, social emotional learning, abuse prevention and response resources. More information coming soon. You can register by calling 773-650-4915 or click on the picture below.

Chicago Legal Clinic

Check out some resources regarding expungement from the Chicago Legal Clinic. They are one of the organizations involved in this year’s Fiesta del Sol Expungement Workshop.   Click on the logo below for more information regarding the Chicago Legal Clinic.

THIS YEAR’S EXPUNGEMENT EVENT

Start the process to clear your criminal record! Pilsen Neighbors Community Council & Gamaliel Metro Chicago along with the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court, the Honorable Dorothy Brown will host the 3rd annual community-based, Expungement Workshop. Volunteer attorneys will be on-site to assist with Expungement and Sealing Application Preparation.   Contact garcia.manuel.a@gmail.com with any questions.

White Sox Game Changers: Latinos in Sports Business

Fiesta del Sol is a proud partner of the Chicago White Sox. This year, the White Sox are excited to kick off the Game Changers event series with a pregame panel discussion surrounding “Latinos in Sports Business.” Guests will have the opportunity to engage with White Sox great José Contreras as well as leaders in