English In Action and Writ Large Bring Local Immigrant Stories to the Willits Stage

On Thursday, November 30, 2017, English In Action and Writ Large team up to present Immigrant Voices, a live storytelling experience. The program takes place at The Temporary in Willits, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. This event brings seven local immigrants to the stage to tell their stories of coming to the Roaring Fork […]


English In Action, the Roaring Fork Valley’s premiere organization building cross-cultural bridges, hosts its annual Fiesta de Tamales Saturday, October 14, from 5 – 8 pm at Eagle Crest Nursery in El Jebel. This joyful family-friendly event draws together hundreds of community members from different backgrounds. An authentic celebration of the diverse cultural traditions that […]

International Superstar Fernando Allende to Appear in Concert at English In Action Benefit

Aspen, Colorado  (June 23, 2017) – Fernando Allende, the internationally renowned recording artist, visual artist, film and television star, will appear in concert in a benefit for English In Action, the Roaring Fork Valley’s premier nonprofit organization working to build cross-cultural bridges in our community. The reception and concert will take place Wednesday, July 12, […]

Fun in the Snow

This spring, two dozen tutors and students and their families joined English In Action staff for our 7th annual snowshoeing tour on the top of Aspen Mountain. Many of our students have worked in and around Aspen for years but had never been up the gondola. They were deeply impressed by the vast beauty of […]

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Video: How English In Action Changes Lives

Watch this inspiring video about how English In Action has changed the life of student, Gloria Castillo as well as the life of her tutor, Lynn Nichols. Without you, English In Action’s work would not be possible! Annually, we rely on the support of more than 300 individuals, grant makers and local businesses. Nearly half […]

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