Our Sister Organizations

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. Is also the coordinator of Alianza Poder.




Farmworker Housing Development Corporation: Develops and manages farmworker housing units  in Marion and Polk.





Mujeres Luchadoras Progresistas- Promotes economic and leadership development for immigrant and farmworker women. During the holiday season, the women sell special edition wreaths, that promote women’s economic security, and social and gender justice in the immigrant rights movement.



Four other Allianza Poder network organizations are based in Salem:

CAUSA-Oregon’s leading statewide immigrant rights organization. Fighting defensive and offensive fights to make immigrant lives better in Oregon and Nationally.



Latinos Unidos Siempre (LUS)- Develops Latino youth leadership, and serves many youth in the Salem-Keizer area around issues affecting their daily lives. From school to prison pipeline issues, to reproductive justice, to environmental justice, youth leading the way on the issues of today and the future.




Mano a Mano Family Center- Helps Latino families become self-sufficient and active members of the community. With multiple centers in Salem, MaM supports Salem families with direct services like food pantries, and citizenship classes.





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.