Welcome to Latincouver

Latincouver helps you to connect and grow through culture and business.

WE ARE THE SQUARE ONE

for 100,000 Latin Americans making British Columbia their new home.

Regardless of where you are from, Latincouver is here to help bridge the gap.

TOGETHER WE ARE ONE, WE ARE THE PLAZA.

Featured Jobs


Here you can find different opportunities to unreel your potential. Whether a job or a volunteer position, this can be your first step to success. All this opportunities are posted either by our business partners or institutions interested in Latincouver platform to look for new additions to their work team.



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Settling in BC


If you are a newcomer, you may have a lot of questions. Find here basic and useful information to settle in your new home, British Columbia. Like us on Facebook and get in touch with us if you need any other information.



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Connect with the Plaza with our main events of the year

CARNAVAL DEL SOL2
09Jul

Carnaval del Sol

Carnaval del Sol’s aim is recreating a Latin American fiesta experience in Vancouver! Amid exciting

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14Sep

ExpoPlaza Latina

ExpoPlaza Latina is a premier platform for connecting British Columbian and Latin American organi

INSPIRATIONAL AWARD
14Oct

Inspirational Latin

The Inspirational Latin Award is given to outstanding individuals who have made a marked contributio

Latin Live Events in BC

La Fiesta Radio Show 2016 final draft 2
29Feb

Radio Latina " La Fi

Radio Latina " La Fiesta" Let’s get your party started with “La Fiesta”! Tune in every second Sun

Gondwana
04Jun

Gondwana

Chilean reggae band plays the Rickshaw Theatre with guests.


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24Jun

Latin Party

St. James Hall, 3214 West 10th Ave, Vancouver Advance tickets at

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25Aug

Vancouver Latin Amer

VLAFF is a non-profit cultural promoter that strives to entertain audiences, provide insight into

Business Events in BC

Flyer Invitation to send by email
31May

Como Comprar Tu Casa

COMO COMPRAR TU CASA EN CANADA - SEMINARIO GRATUITO Martes 31 de Mayo, 2016 Registro: 6:30 pm

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06Nov

Generate 2016

World leaders are confirming the need to embrace change. Our goal is to explore how the BC Clean

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Latest Post

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Fort McMurray: A tragedy in Canada The latest Wildfire in Alberta’s Fort McMurray it currently sits at 161,000 hectares and could grow to 200,000 hectares; the economic losses has been estimated to 7 billion of dollars. Alberta Premi

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Articles - Our Countries

Puerto Madero - Argentina
From Buenos Aires to Ro...

From Buenos Aires to Romance When traveling to Buenos Aires, it is essential to take a day trip to Uruguay to discover Colonia del Sacramento. Ferries depart daily from Puerto Madero, the new and famous district of Buenos Aires. Fares are r

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Latincouver's Videos

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News About Latin America and Canada

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Olympic dressage dream now a reality for Dominican Republic rider

A dressage rider from the Dominican Republic has become the first from her country to qualify for the Olympic Games in an equestrian sport. Yvonne Losos de Muñiz secure the Rio 2016 Olympic spot available for competitors from Central and South Ameri

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Lessons about coffee, and life, percolate on trip to El Salvador

Jim Holland Diane and Jesse O’Connor traveled more than 2,200 miles to gain a new appreciation for something most people take for granted: a well-brewed cup of coffee. While serious java junkies are known for going well out of their way to find a g

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Timeline

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    2008 - Latin Plaza?

    Paola Murillo arrived in 2005. She used to work for an HR company when her passion was helping newcomers to find jobs. In 2007, she worked for Canadian Heritage. When arrangements were just being made for the Vancouver Olympics, she realized that Latinos did not have a place or voice in the city. Her passion evolved towards creating a common physical space, the Latin plaza, where people can gather, help, support each other and grow, while creating a stronger voice in British Columbia.

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    2009 - Latincouver is born

    We were welcomed within the Latin American communities in 2009 with a huge launch party. Latincouver, the “virtual plaza in BC”, was officially born. We presented our 1st Carnaval del Sol in Vancouver at the Hellenic Community.

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    2012 - ExpoPlaza and Inspirational Latin Awards

    Another special year for Latincouver: we launched two new events. First, ExpoPlaza Latina was created to establish more business liaisons between Canada and Latin America. Later, the Inspirational Latin Awards will see the light of this city to recognize outstanding Latin personalities thriving in our province. In this year, Carnaval del Sol was extended to a 2-day event—one day was no enough for that much fun!

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