Land Rights Group in Tucson in August of 2018

The group was a regional delegation from Australia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Timor-Leste and Vietnam here to study land rights.  The opportunity to meet with so many quality presenters made their trip to the desert well worth their time.  The liaison, Marek Kuzman, returned to Tucson with this group, always good to have a friend come back! Read more about Land Rights Group in Tucson in August of 2018[…]

Andrew Selee Event – June 12, 2018

SAZCIV hosted an event with Andrew Selee at the Community Room at Pima Community College District office.  The event had over 124 people in attendance.  At the talk in Nogales, AZ there were 80 people in attendance. Andrew Selee’s book, “Vanishing Frontiers” had just been released and he was here to share his story of Read more about Andrew Selee Event – June 12, 2018[…]

The Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosted the Governor’s luncheon at Star Pass on May 10

“The Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosted the Governor’s luncheon at Star Pass on May 10.  It was a pleasure to be in the company of such a large group of business people from all areas of Tucson and Southern Arizona. Our very own Alma Vanessa Peralta worked hard to help make this event the Read more about The Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosted the Governor’s luncheon at Star Pass on May 10[…]

Punch and Casey Woods hosted the visitors from Cuba

“On May 5, 2018, Punch and Casey Woods hosted the visitors from Cuba, Mr. Juan Carlos Blain Noste and Mr. Hector Jose Naspe Perez from Venezuela,  at their beautiful home.  Great food, great friends and the conversation was stimulating.  The visitors were so pleased to be able to share about their work and their countries. Read more about Punch and Casey Woods hosted the visitors from Cuba[…]

SAZCIV Participated in the April 13, 2018 Health Fair

April 13, 2018 SAZCIV participated in the Health Fair organized by our own Maria Valdez-Cardenas.  The YMCA building on W 33st in Tucson was the hub for the activity and the whole street was lined with booths to encourage people to become involved. SAZCIV was there with current president, Peter Becskehazy (not pictured), Maria Valdez-Cardenas, Read more about SAZCIV Participated in the April 13, 2018 Health Fair[…]

Building Bridges or Building Walls?

Building Bridges or Building Walls? By: Patricia Houston Did you know That San Diego and Tijuana are partners in a cross-border international airport serving passengers from both countries? That Thomas’ English Muffins, Sara Lee, Orowheat, and Entemen’s are brands owned by Mexico’s Grupo Bimbo? That UNAM (the iconic Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México) has a Read more about Building Bridges or Building Walls?[…]