• Celebrate 50 years of a movement

    Commemoration of 1966 Farmworker Melon Strike @ Edinburg, TX

  • Victory in Birth Certificates Case

    Immigrant mothers and State of Texas reach agreement on birth certificates case

  • VICTORY: Court Rules Texas Voter ID Law Discriminatory, Illegal

  • Apply for DACA

    Apply for "Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals" with LUPE

Who we are

César Chávez founded LUPE, a community union, rooted in the belief that members of the low-income community have the responsibility and the obligation to organize themselves. Through their association they begin to advocate and articulate for the issues and factors that impact their lives. Further, César Chávez believed that for people to have ownership of this endeavor, they have to invest of themselves, their efforts and resources, to sustain it. The membership, and the responsibility that comes with it, form the base that is the power of the organization.

#FightForFamilies Rally in RGV

On Monday, April 18, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument on President Obama’s deferred action initiatives, DAPA and expanded… Read More

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Petition: Tell the State of Texas to Stop denying birth certificates to children of immigrants

UPDATE: VICTORY! http://lupenet.org/2016/07/victory-birth-certificates-case/ After a year of litigation, local actions, and over 48,000 petition signatures calling on the state to… Read More


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