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spacer Welcome to the Colombian American Coalition’s web page. We are a non-for-profit 501-C-3 organization devoted and engaged in empowering Colombian Americans by fostering civic-engagement, advocacy and cultural initiatives.  
 
While our core mission remains the same, the Colombian American Coalition has undergone a fundamental transformation. We have adopted a “Can Do Attitude” with measurable objectives to ensure our community is well served and well represented. To that end, I am proud to announce the launching of our most important project to date. “La Plaza Colombia.”
 
The Plaza Colombia will be a first of its kind. A plaza built on public land to recognize Colombian American heritage and relevance in South Florida. The Plaza Colombia will be
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I invite you to get involved and learn about the many programs we are undertaking. I look forward to working on behalf of all of you by advancing the mission of our organization.
 
Sincerely,
Marina Araujo

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La Plaza Colombia
The Colombian American Coalition is pleased to announce “La Plaza Colombia” project. The Plaza Colombia will be a first of its kind; a plaza built on public land to recognize Colombian American heritage and relevance in South Florida. - Read More >>
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Coalition chooses Colombian artist “Dario Posada” to carry out Plaza Colombia art work.
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Colombian artist Dario Posada obtained his Masters Degree in Fine Arts at the Universidad Nacional in Colombia. Subsequently he received a Doctorates Degree in Fine Arts from the University of Valencia, Spain where he also directed a fine arts gallery. - Read More >>
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Jorge Celedon and Jimmy Zambrano join Plaza Colombia campaign
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Westwind Lakes Park in Kendall
6805 SW 152 Ave.
For more information please
call 786-366-8795
 
 
The Miami Herald
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Plaza Colombian ground-breaking in West Kendall stirs national pride
Posted on Wednesday, 07-22-09
As millions of Colombians around the world were celebrating their country's 199th Independence Day, those in Kendall had a little extra to celebrate - Read More >>
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The first plaza celebrating Colombian-American heritage breaks ground in West Kendall
Posted on Sunday, 07.19.09
Westwind Lakes in the heart of West Kendall looks like any other park, but on Monday - when the first shovel digs into the ground - the area surrounded by Colombian bakeries and travel agencies will become a symbolic home for Colombian Americans.
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Sun Sentinel
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Colombianos tendrán su plaza
Publicado el 07-18-2009
Constituyen la tercera minoría hispana del estado de la Florida con casi 248,000 residentes y son una de las comunidades más dinámicas y destacadas en todos los campos del quehacer económico y cultural.
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Diario de las Americas
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Plaza Colombia en West Kendall
Publicado el 07-21-2009
La ceremonia de la colocación de la primera piedra de la nueva “Plaza Colombia”, se realizó este lunes 20 de julio, coincidiendo con el Día de la Independencia de Colombia, en el Westwind Lakes Park - Read More >>spacer
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Un Sueño que Será Realidad
Publicado el 06-24-2009
En pocas semanas el sueño empezará a hacerse realidad. La Plaza será erigida en el parque Westwind Lakes en la 6805 SW y la 152 avenida, y la colocación de la primera piedra será el 20 de julio - Read More >>
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Los colombianos tendrán en Kendall su “Plaza Colombia”
Publicado el 05-07-2009
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