Did you know young adults can develop into leaders as they promote early school readiness for Somos Mayfair? Olivia (a volunteer for Somos Mayfair) was shy and soft-spoken when she first joined Somos Mayfair, but blossomed into a confident leader as she helped parents...Read More
The official count is in…over 400 adults and kids joined us for our 2nd Annual Zumbathon on Saturday April 5, 2014 making it the biggest Zumba Party in San Jose! It was a fun-filled day of Zumba, children’s early education and fitness activities, and community...Read More
“It really started for me sixteen years ago in San Jose, California, when I was working on an apricot farm.”-Cesar Chavez said as he was talking about the first time he gathered 30+ farmworkers in a house meetings to talk about poor work and living conditions. “The...Read More
The mission of Somos Mayfair is to cultivate the dreams and power of the people of Mayfair through cultural activism, social services and community organizing.
Somos Mayfair cultivates the dreams and power of the people of Mayfair through cultural activism, social services and community organizing. We are generations of immigrants, rooted in a vibrant community who nurture healthy families and successful students, and who speak out for justice in Silicon Valley.
En Nuestras Manos/In Our Hands Campaign
Somos Mayfair’s work takes form in our En Nuestras Manos (In Our Hands) Campaign. The campaign’s title reveals the primary focus of our work – putting directly into the hands of our community that which we can move forward ourselves and that which we can hold together with allies from across the region.