News

May 5, 2015

Navy Ceremony Recognizes Veteran César Chávez with Military Honors
- News Release (PDF)
- Photos courtesy of Cesar Chavez Foundation (JPEG1, JPEG2, JPEG3)


Mar. 28, 2014

César E. Chávez National Monument Welcomes New Citizens on
César E. Chávez Day, March 31 (PDF; JPEG)

Sep. 13, 2013


César E. Chávez National Monument Names Ruben Andrade as Superintendent
(PDF, JPEG pg 1, JPEG pg 2; Photo: JPEG)

Oct. 8, 2012

César E. Chávez National Monument Designated as a Unit of the
National Park System - Presidential Proclamation







 
President Obama signs the Presidential Proclamation.

President Obama signs the Presidential Proclamation.

www.whitehouse.gov

President Barack Obama signed a Presidential Proclamation on October 8, 2012, creating the César E. Chávez National Monument in Keene, CA, at Nuestra Señora Reina de la Paz, the national headquarters of the United Farmworkers of America and the home of César Chávez from 1971-1993.

 
Secretary Salazar at La Paz.

Secretary Salazar at La Paz.

The La Paz property was designated a National Historic Landmark on October 8, 2012. This designation, conveyed by the Secretary of the Interior, recognizes the exceptional historic significance and integrity of this site.

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