César E. Chávez



César E. Chávez Social Justice March

Thursday, March 14, 11am – 1pm

Gathering for the March: Cook Library Center

1100 Grandville Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI

Program: The Potters House Elementary School

811 Chicago Dr, Grand Rapids, MI


Cesar Chavez

Marc Grossman

Thursday, March 21, 1pm - 2:30pm

Grand River Room, Kirkhof Center, Allendale Campus

Marc Grossman knew César Chávez the last 24 years of his life, serving most of that time as his press secretary, speechwriter and personal aide. He currently serves as spokesman for the César Chávez Foundation and the United Farm Workers of America. Marc will discuss the life of César E. Chávez and why his legacy remains relevant today.

Grand Rapids Latin America Film Festival


Friday, April 5 - Sunday, April 7

Wealthy Street Theatre

Event is free to the public and all films will be presented with English subtitles. Following the movies, there will be opportunity to meet and greet with the film directors and local speakers. For more information, please visit www.grlaff.org.


César E. Chávez Celebration Contact:

Adriana Almanza
Office of Multicultural Affairs
Grand Valley State University
Email: oma@gvsu.edu
Phone: (616) 331-2177