Made in the Valley

Elusive Minds| Elusive Minds Productions began as a collaborative effort between two friends as a means to create intelligent, thought provoking, story and character driven films. Our goal was and continues to be to create films which have a lasting impact on its audience.

Tia Chuchas| a not-for-profit cultural arts center and bookstore. We support and promote the continued growth, development and holistic learning of our community through the many powerful means of the arts. The Centro provides a positive space for people to activate what we all share as human beings: The capacity to create, to imagine and to express ourselves in an effort to improve the quality of life for our community.

I Am San Fernando| i am san fernando covers the people and places that make up the city of San Fernando, and surrounding areas of Pacoima, Sylmar, Mission Hills, Sun Valley, Arleta, Panorama City, Van Nuys and North Hills in L.A.’s San Fernando Valley. There’s more to this place than meets the eye, and those who know it best can say, “i am san fernando.”

Guayaba Kitchen| La Guayaba Kitchen aims to recreate the foods of our ancestors while adding our own Chicana flair. Our recipes are simple and accessible to the everyday cook. We feel it is important for people to maintain their personal heritage via their family recipes.