César Chávez founded LUPE, a community union, rooted in the belief that members of the low-income community have the responsibility and the obligation to organize themselves. Through their association they begin to advocate and articulate for the issues and factors that impact their lives. César Chávez also believed that for people to have ownership of this endeavor, they have to invest of themselves, their efforts and resources to sustain it. The membership, and the responsibility that comes with it, form the base that is the power of the organization. Learn more>>>