WHY LA PAZ?
A connected community is a stronger community.
La Paz Chattanooga is the leading organization in our city with a focus to on elevate the Latino community, connecting with numerous organizations and agencies to provide services, advocating for them in a variety of capacities, and mobilizing leadership for Latinos within their careers and communities.
From celebrating Latinx culture to highlighting local Latinx community leaders, come see how we lift up every voice.
Creating meaningful connections through education, exposure, and community. For English and Spanish speakers alike.
Help our small staff do what we do best: serve the community. Be a part of our amazing team of impactful volunteers.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
Junior Loa, Owner
Carnicerías Loa #6, 7, 9
“I believe that the work they do for the city is of the utmost importance because it’s a support and another pillar that is part of the network for us here in Chattanooga. We all have an important role to play, the government, community members, business owners and an organization like La Paz, assembles perfectly with every need a Latino entrepreneur has in Chattanooga.”
Jorge Parra, Owner
“La Paz Chattanooga’s name carries weight as a connectorand endorser. They have the trust of the Latino community and as abusiness owner, it was important for us to have their endorsement to grow our business. They are consistently supporting the Latino entrepreneur through workshops, panels, networking events, referrals and may otherways. As a Latino business owner, it is invigorating to see an organization whose interest align well with the Latino business community and entrepreneurs.”
Erwin Ovalle, Owner
MCS, Ovalle's Catering
“My experience with La Paz Chattanooga has been
unforgettable and I have seen my business referrals grow substantially
since becoming engaged and involved with them. I was humbled when I was recognized as an honoree in 2016 at the Latino Leadership Awards ceremony and received the Chattanooga’s Choice Award.”