PCUN works closely with a wide variety of other local organizations, including eight “sister organizations” brought together under the umbrella of Allianza Poder. Allianza Poder is a movement-building collaborative fostering relationships, cross-training, plus more shared sense of vision and scale.
The eight Allianza Poder network organizations have combined staff totaling seventy. Like PCUN, four other Allianza Poder network organizations are based in Woodburn:
CAPACES Leadership Institute- Prepares leaders to lead and support social justice work
Farmworker Housing Development Corporation: Develops and manages farmworker housing units in Marion and Polk County
Mujeres Luchadoras Progresistas- Promotes economic and leadership development for farmworker women
Four other Allianza Poder network organizations are based in Salem:
CAUSA-Oregon’s statewide immigrant rights coalition
Latinos Unidos Siempre (LUS)- Develops Latino youth leadership
Mano a Mano Family Center- Helps Latino families become self-sufficient and active members of the community
Salem-Keizer Coalition for Equality- Empowers Latino families to take an active role in their children’s education and in advocating for equity in the public education system.