Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

*Chicano Studies

Guide to books, articles and other research materials for Chicano Studies

Colorado Chicano Movement Archives Advocates

Colorado Chicano Movement Archives Advocates (CCMAA)


The CCMAA is a volunteer organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the invaluable history and legacy of the Colorado Chicano Movement.

The Mission of the Advocates: To further the goals of the Colorado State University-Pueblo University Archives in acquiring, preserving, and making accessible records, films, photographs, and other items relating to the history of the Colorado Chicano Movement; in promoting the Colorado Chicano Movement collections; and in educating the wider community about the history and significance of the Chicano Movement in Colorado.

Specifically, the group will:

  • Assist the Archives to acquire important documents, films, photographs, and other records that are important to the understanding and interpretation of Chicano Movement in Colorado;
  • Assist the Archives to raise funds for the preservation and digitization of acquisitions;
  • Sponsor events that celebrate and educate the community about the Chicano Movement in Colorado;
  • Provide voluntary services under the direction of the University Archivist

Organization: The CCMAA, a volunteer group, will be organized in the following manner.

Membership: New members would be proposed by the current leadership of the group and the final membership approved by the Dean of the Library.
6 members of the community
2 members of the University community
University Archivist
Dean of Library Services (ex-officio)

The members of the Advocates would elect a Chair and Secretary each year.

Non-Profit Status:
As a volunteer group, this committee would not have any official non-profit status. Any funds raised could be received under the auspices of the CSU-Pueblo Foundation on behalf of the Archives.