Compañía, Chattanooga's Latino Community Network

Compañía, Chattanooga's Latino Community Network


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What is Compañía (Cõ.)?

Compañía is Chattanooga’s Latino community network, and serves as the La Paz membership initiative, with a focus to build relationships, celebrate and share culture, grow professionally, and make a positive impact throughout the region.

The Three Engagement Levels of Cõ.

Connect through Culture - Celebrate Latino culture through fun, festive social events that provide networking opportunities. 

  • Networking Luncheons
  • Sangria on the Bluff
  • Latino Leadership Awards
  • Semana Latina 
  • and more!

Guide through Leadership – Cõ. will assist to increase your exposure in Chattanooga by connecting you with different opportunities to employ and further develop your skillsets and aptitudes. 

  • Represent La Paz and Compañía's interest on boards and in
    various professional settings
  • Be a speaker/facilitator for business themed workshops 
  • Be part of the Latino community network 
  • and more!

Strengthen in Advocacy – Engage and connect to different philanthropic opportunities of time, expertise and/or money to enrich the lives of Latinos in our community. Represent La Paz’s interest to better the lives of Latinos in different advocacy capacities such as: speaking engagements, representation through meetings, program development, event planning, and fundraising.

  • Inspire a culture of philanthropy for and by Latinos
  • Build and mobilize a citywide network of advocates to transform the Latino community and the city of Chattanooga
  • and more!

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Mark your calendars!  

(See our Event Calendar to register for each of these)

2018 Schedule of Cõ. Activities (subject to change)

  • January 22 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon @ Finley Stadium

  • February 12 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon @ Edney Building

  • February 20 - Latino Professional Workshop at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

  • March 12 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon @ Tennessee American Water

  • May 4 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon @ Tennessee Aquarium

  • May 17 - Sangria on the Bluff at the Hunter Museum

  • June 18 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon @ University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

  • July 9 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon @ EPB (Register Here)

  • August 13 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon @ Atlantic Capital Bank (Register Here)

  • August 23 - Cívica 101 Workshop (en español) - (Info Here)

  • September 17 - Latino Leadership Awards
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m. @ Chattanooga Convention Center
    Buy Tickets

  • October 15 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon

  • November 19 - Cõ. Networking Luncheon

  • December 10 - Cõ. End of the Year Party

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Membership Fees & Benefits

  • Annual Individual Membership: $100 / person
  • Annual Student Membership: $50 / student 
    * Must be enrolled full time as a student.
  • Annual Corporate Membership: $500/company (up to 5 employees)

What your annual membership investment gets you:

  • Be included in the Latino Community Network 
  • You and/or your business will be a priority for Co. workshops and events 
  • Discounts on monthly La Paz Networking luncheons (up to a $60 value)
  • Discount tickets to La Paz's premier Sangria event (up to $15)
  • Discount tickets to La Paz’s signature Latino Leadership Awards Ceremony
    (up to $15)
  • Discounts at partnering businesses
  • Celebrate Latin culture
  • Develop personal friendships
  • Grow your network and make a difference
  • All are welcome!

Compañia believes in the power of community giving. Together we are raising the voice of Chattanooga’s Latino community.

For More Information

Ask us how your organization can get involved in Compañía.

Call Angela García at (423) 624-8414 or email her at

Follow Compañía on Social Media 

Compañía Partners

All Compañía members receive a 10% or more discount from the following partnering businesses:

  • Embargo '62
  • Ceniza
  • Red Sauce
  • Cheese Dip
  • Terra Nostra
  • Carnicerías Loa
  • Gordo's Bakery
  • Conga Latin Foods
  • Tropical Produce

Compañía Sponsors 











Additional Resources

Article: Don't Sell to Me! Hispanics Buy Brands that Empower Their Cultural Relevancy

Article: Allies Not Enemies: How Latino Immigration Boosts African American Employment and Wages