Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción

Begun in 1967, Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción (Puerto Rican Tenants in Action) is a community development corporation whose mission is to guarantee residents of the Villa Victoria community long term control over their housing by offering programs in community organizing and development, human services, and art and culture. ETC Development Corporation, IBA's for profit affiliate, develops new affordable housing in Boston's neighborhoods.

The digital records in this collection are predominately from the Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción’s Board of Directors, ETC Management, programs, and administrative files. Also in the collection are images of Inquilinos staff, programs, properties, and events including Festival Betances. These digital records are 21.5% of the entire collection. For additional Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción records, please consult the Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción finding aid (http://www.lib.neu.edu/archives/collect/findaids/m111find.htm) or visit the Archives and Special Collections Department.

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The Hispanic Youth festival, initiated in 1982 and organized by the Youth Unit of La Alianza, celebrates the youth who participated in the agency's summer youth programs.

Hosted by Villa Victoria Center for the Arts, Festival Betances celebrates Latino art and culture.

The festival celebrates the young adults who particiapted in the La Alianza's summer youth programs.

Hosted by Villa Victoria Center for the Arts, Festival Betances celebrates Latino art and culture.