E.J. Salcines elected to the Board

The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that the Honorable E.J. Salcines was elected to the Board.  Welcome E.J.  Here is a brief biographical sketch of our friend. Emiliano José (E.J.) Salcines was born in Tampa, Florida to immigrants from northern Spain.  His...
Ribadeo Indiano

Ribadeo Indiano

By John A. Rañon Our nation has grown accustomed to an on-going discussion and debate about immigration.  Emotions are raw, perspectives skewed by personal experience and background.  Yet, despite the rancor, we continue to celebrate the mere act of becoming a...

Centro Español Video Introduction

Centro Español Presents This video presentation highlighting the origins and history of El Centro Español de Tampa and our plans moving forward to further our mission was originally prepared for our Second Annual Founders’ Day Banquet held at the Columbia Restaurant...