About Barelas Community Coalition

Contact:    Cristina M. Rogers at info@barelas.net – please email if seeking a copy of the organization’s Form 990.

The Barelas Community Coalition (BCC), a certified non-profit 501(c)3, is a community-based planning and advocacy organization dedicated to limiting the negative effects of gentrification and development on historic communities like Barelas. 

Our Mission

The Barelas Community Coalition’s mission is to create sustained partnerships with nonprofit/for-profit organizations and government agencies to bring needed services and resources to the community which:

  • enhance education, promote economic development and job opportunities.
  • advocate for permanently affordable housing and housing rehabilitation,
  • ensure the responsible redevelopment of the historic Barelas Rail Yards
  • preserve the community’s heritage and historical resources

2021 Board of Directors

Alejandro Saavedra

President

Keith Romero

Vice President

Paulette Baca

Treasurer

Michael Garcia

Secretary

Eric Griego

Member

Julianna Silva

Member

Ketan Bharatiya

Member

Tim Nisly

Member

Sandra Castro

Member

   

Robert Vigil

Member

Francisco Uviña

Member