Sones de México Ensemble’s 25th Anniversary Gala

SAVE THE DATE! The Board of Directors of Sones de México Ensemble invite you to join us in Chicago’s historic Pilsen neighborhood to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the founding of the band that became the leading Mexican Folk Music organization in the nation. Enjoy a gourmet Mexican meal, cocktails, good conversation, networking and the […]

St. Benedict Fest

A Catholic School Fundraiser sponsored by the Sánchez family in memory of Gregorio and Josefina Sánchez, a teacher immigrated from Irapuato, Guanajuato in 1914 and whose descendants continue to make a strong impact on the community. All proceeds benefit the students of St. Benedict School. Free Admission Fun for the entire family! Festival starts at […]

Benefit Performance for the Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights

Celebrate immigrant children, their resilience, and their human rights at the annual Chicago fundraiser for the Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights. The Grammy-Nominated Sones de México Ensemble joins Stand Up Comic Meghana Indurti, and Young Center Founder and Executive Director Maria Woltjen. The Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights protects and advances the rights and […]

¡Que Florezca! Sones de México’s 2017 Gala Dinner

Sones de México Ensemble, the nation’s premiere Mexican folk music organization specializing in the preservation and promotion of regional Mexican “son”, will celebrate their growth from an informal group of neighborhood musicians to a multi-faceted educational and performing arts organization on December 9 at 6pm at the National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W. 19th […]

Benefit for Casa Aztlán

Sones de México Ensemble returns to the Pilsen neighborhood for a benefit concert to support community organization Casa Aztlán. The theme of the event is “Re-imagining Casa Aztlan on 18th Street”. Acknowledging the strengths of Mexican families, Casa Aztlán seeks to sustain the strong cultural identity of the Pilsen community by organizing and educating residents […]

Fondo Semillas Fundraiser

The Chicago Semillas network presents a celebration of Mexican women who are transforming their communities. ABOUT FONDO SEMILLAS: Fondo Semillas is a feminist organization that improves the lives of women in Mexico. We dream of a country where all women, indigenous, mestizo, black, young, migrants, heterosexuals, lesbians, mothers, students, have access to health, to decent […]