Bilingual Financial Literacy Workshop
Los Hermanos Familia invites individuals and families who need guidance to build confidence and understanding of their personal finances to join this (4) part series. In partnership with local companies, we hold a workshop series that improves your financial security in English and Spanish held in April!
The next workshop series is scheduled for Tuesdays in April 2023.
Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros, Children's Day/Book Day
Los Hermanos Familia is proud to observe the celebration of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30. The celebration emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds.
The common goals of our Día observance are to:
Celebrate children and connect them to the world of learning through books, stories, and libraries.
Nurture cognitive and literacy development in ways that honor and embrace a child’s home language and culture.
Introduce families to community resources that provide opportunities for learning through multiple literacies.
Recognize and respect the culture, heritage, and language as powerful tools for strengthening families and communities.
Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros observance is on April 30, 2023.
Los Hermanos Familia inaugurated the Adelante Awards Recognition Program in 2015 to showcase and honor Hispanic men in the Lubbock community who excel in their careers and volunteer efforts. Nominations are now being accepted.
The 7th Annual Adelante Awards will be held on May 5, 2023!
Cinco de Mayo Parade
Los Hermanos Familia welcomed about 110 floats and participants (triple since 2014), and drew a crowd of almost 7,000 on historic Broadway! This promotes cultural awareness, art, and engages the community.
LHF's 11th Annual Cinco de Mayo Parade of Lubbock will be held Saturday, May 6, 2023. The 2023 theme is: !Somos la Fuerza de Nuestra Comunidad - We are the Strength of our community!
Vamos a Pescar, Let's Go Fishing
Los Hermanos Familia fulfilled the last request to go fishing with family from an area farmer. After a bypass, he said to his son and daughter-in-law, "Let's Go Fishing, Vamos a Pescar." He died the next morning but his request to bring the family together lives on.
The 2023 14th Annual event will be even more exciting and even more appreciated. So gather the family and let's go fishing! Vamos a pescar!
The is a FREE fishing event with no fishing license required that will be held on Saturday, August 5, 2023, and from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.
West Texas Latino Artist Show & Día de los Muertos Celebración
Los Hermanos Familia believes that cultural awareness through art helps to build confidence and understanding of culture. This year because of COVID-19, we've adjusted our plans and hope you will join us! TBD
Hispanic Heritage Month Outdoor Concert
This free outdoor concert will observe Hispanic Heritage Month. Please consider joining us as an attendee, food truck, vendor, or sponsor! We will showcase local talent, as well as present the Hispanic Heritage Month Flags.
The Hispanic Heritage Month Outdoor Concert will be held on Sat., October 8, 2022. register to be a Vendor or performer
Veteran's Day Parade
The Veteran’s Day Parade is an event designed to pay tribute to ALL veterans and all that have served in Lubbock. We appeal to families and bring the community and region together. The first Lubbock Veteran’s Day Parade was first held in Lubbock, Texas in 2015. Please consider joining us at our next parade!
The 7th Annual Veteran's Parade will be held on November 5, 2022, register your float, team, school, band, organization now!
Veteran's Day Project
Because of the pandemic, Los Hermanos Familia has temporarily replaced The Veteran's Reception with projects to recognize these men and women. Last year, we held the "A Proud Veteran Lives Here" Sign project. This year, we will be holding the Operation FlyBy Flag Project. Veterans will receive a military branch flag.
Update your contact info. ASAP for further details!
Charity Golf Tournament by LHF
Los Hermanos Familia will be holding its 2nd Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Monday, May 9, 2022!
Make plans to participate and enjoy a great game of golf and a fiesta for the after par-tee! The purpose is to have a great time, network, and raise funds for our programs and efforts. Pre-Register Your Team Now!
Latinas for a Cure
Latinas for a Cure Lubbock is committed to building awareness about good health and a quality way of life. With our partners, Latino Lubbock Magazine, and Los Hermanos Familia we hold events to allow us to gather, share, get involved, support, and have a great time! Moreso, remind other women to be aware of Breast Cancer & Heart Disease.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month Click here for more info and to join our efforts to share information and provide support. Visit our Facebook Page, read the October issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine
Digital Library Read to Lead, Read to Grow!
Los Hermanos Familia is committed to literacy. That said, to assure that all students have access to reading material, a partnership between Los Hermanos Familia, MyOn, and Latino Lubbock Magazine, offers students K -12 access to over 7,000 digital books in their FREE DIGITAL LIBRARY!
The goal is to help students sustain and even improve their reading skills using daily technology like tablets, PCs, cellphones, etc. READ NOW!
"Read to Lead, Read to Grow" Little Libraries
Visit Los Hermanos Familia's Little Library and take a book, leave a book!
Our Little Library is a free book-sharing box where anyone may take a book or share a book. The goal is to help children have access to books despite access to technology, and complement public library services, and increase access to books in neighborhoods far from public libraries and in low socioeconomic neighborhoods.
Warm Hearts Program
In Lubbock, one out of every 5.1 residents lives in poverty. Los Hermanos Familia recognizes the growing poverty rate - in the state of Texas -16 %, and in Lubbock - 19.8%, indicating that Lubbock has a higher than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Texas.
As such, Los Hermanos Familia with its community partners and volunteers annually will identify areas of need and offer hope and a warm heart by answering the call. Donate Today
FORE Women Golf Tournament by LHF
Los Hermanos Familia is proud to hold its FORE Women Golf Tournament on Rescheduled tentatively in February 2022!
A friendly tournament promoting breast cancer awareness encouraging women and men to participate and enjoy a game of golf and support a great cause! Make plans and join us! TBA
22nd Annual César E. Chávez People’s March and Day of Service
Join us as we pay tribute to American hero and civil rights leader, César E. Chávez, during Lubbock’s 21st Annual César E. Chávez People’s March and Celebration.
Drop off car at N. University and César E. Chávez Drive in Lubbock, Texas at Canyon Lakes/Buddy Holly Recreational Area (Shuttle service will begin at 12:30 p.m. from l (Drop spot for cars) to Cavazos Middle School parking lot, 210 N. University Ave. (Starting point of the march), the march will end at Buddy Holly Lake, followed by the inaugural Day of Service. 2023 Theme: TBA
The 22nd Annual César E. Chávez People’s March will be held Saturday, March 25, 2023. Please RSVP.
Become a Member of LHF
Los Hermanos Familia, 501(C) (3), is a collaborative group of men, women, and youth committed to "Strengthening Families, Building Community". All are welcome!
Mini Pinewood Derby
The Mini Pinewood Derby's 2022 is now being planned. The objective of this project falls in line with part of LHF’s mission of promoting family engagement and encouraging awareness about social issues like STEM. We combine building mini derby cars, engineering, STEM awareness, and how college is necessary to obtain a STEM career. All that in one event, and, IT'S FUN!
Los Hermanos Familia is proud of our project committed to the community health, the placement of outdoor fitness equipment referred to as HealthBeat, which is located at Buddy Holly Lake for the communities use!
LHF recognizes that there are numerous benefits that can be realized through outdoor fitness equipment including physical health, mental health, social function, youth development, environmental and economic impacts.
The equipment was designed to fit seamlessly into space which is near other park elements such as the walking track or path like the one surrounding Buddy Holly Lake, at North University and Cesar E. Chavez Drive. In this case, the equipment is lakeside, by a cluster of trees. We hope that you will make time to experience our commitment to your good health. For all ages, and, it's FREE!