Programs

Road To College - This program enforces the importance of post-secondary education for students in middle school. Introducing the mindset into the youth and parents of our community is an investment for their future. A partnership with Café con Leche, Vernon College, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls ISD, and Southwest Rotary Club of Wichita Falls.

Amo Leer - A campaign to promote biliteracy in collaboration with the Wichita Falls Public Library and the Midwestern State University Bilingual Education Student Organization (BESO) program. We have events in the spring and fall for students and try to encourage parents to be more involved with the material their children are reading.

Zavala Cultural Festival – A music, arts, and culture festival held in the heart of historic downtown Wichita Falls. This celebration wraps up Hispanic Heritage Month that runs from September 15th through October 15th. The festival is our way of sharing the richness of our culture with everyone in the community. Zavala Cultural Festival serves as a fundraiser for scholarships and other educational programming sponsored by Zavala throughout the year.

Dia de Los Muertos/Las Posadas – Cultural events celebrated in partnership with the Midwestern State University Bilingual Education Student Organization (BESO) program.

Hispanic Leadership Banquet – An opportunity to recognize and celebrate Hispanic leadership in Wichita Falls. Scholarships are given to graduating high school seniors and continuing college students. Additionally, the Hispanic Person of the Year is presented. The Leadership Banquet is a time of celebration. We invite you to join us in the festivities.

Zavala International Dancers – A new program allowing anyone interested to learn about the Hispanic culture through traditional dance and music and bringing more exposure of our Hispanic culture to the Wichita Falls community.