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Community members smile behind masks at Holiday party in December 2021

Our Team

Mario smiles with hands clasped in front. He has dark hair and wears a blazer with a DC flag pin
Celestino looks at the camera. He has dark curly hair, a beard, glasses and an embroidered shirt.
Katherine smiles with light hair in a ponytail, blue eyes, a pink shirt, and silver chalice necklace

Executive Director

Immigration Lead and Organizer

Administrative Coordinator

Mario Cristaldo

Celestino León Barrera A

Katherine Longabaugh

Board of Directors
  • Israel Romero, President

  • Fernando Garavito, Secretary

  • Ricardo Gallardo, Treasurer

  • Silvia Martinez

  • Norberto Martinez

Partners & Supporters
  • All Souls/Beckner Advancement Fund
  • American University - Center for Community Engagement (CCE)
  • Ayuda
  • Bread for the City
  • Byte Back
  • CASA
  • Catholic Campaign for Human Development
  • Clinica del Pueblo
  • Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development DC
  • DC Executive Office of the Mayor
  • DC Jobs with Justice
  • DC Office of Human Rights
  • Diverse City Fund
  • Festival Center
  • First Interfaith Worker Justice
  • Humanities Truck
  • IF, A Foundation for Radical Possibility
  • Israel Baptist Church
  • Klein Horning LLP
  • Latino Economic Development Center
  • Mary’s Center
  • Mayor’s Office of Latino Affairs (MOLA)
  • Meyer Foundation
  • National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON)
  • National TPS Alliance
  • Radio Jornalera
  • St. Stephen and Incarnation Church
  • St. Augustine Catholic Church
  • Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars
  • Washington Digital Media
  • Washington Lawyers Committee
All Souls Church Unitarian logo. Above says Est. 1821, 200 years, with colorful sun rays
diverse city fund logo with 3 stars
Government of the DC Muriel Bowser, Mayor logo
HUMANITIES TRUCK LOGO red with 3 stars above
IF, A foundation for radical possibility logo
MOLA Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs Logo
Meyer Foundation, Rooted in Humanity logo with large M above
NDLON National Day Laborer Organizing Network Logo with 3 worker silhouettes in red
National TPS Alliance Blue Retina or Sun Logo
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