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Latino Expo
WA L&I Presents Worker Safety Instructions
Here is a review of presentations made by the WA Labor and Industries group during the Latino EXPO 2016 (South Snohomish County Latino Safety and Health Fair). See titles below and follow (click) the links to the L&I Power Point Presentations (in English):
Occupational Asthma
Ergonomics and WMSDs
Common WMSD* Hazards in Your Workplace and Some Solution Ideas
Fire Safety
Using a Fire Extinguisher
First Aid
First Aid for General Industry
Job Safety Analysis
General Safety Analysis
Ladder Safety
General Ladder Use Hazards
Motor Vehicle Safety
Distracted Driving ?
Working Alone
Working Alone Safely
Latino Expo 2018 Vendor Information Released
Prospective vendors at Expo Latino 2018 should complete their application and submit it before July 5 to enjoy a reduced booth fee.

Vendors: Please join Latino Educational Training Institute, Las Americas Business Center, Edmonds Community College, and Verdant Health Commission for Latino Expo 2018, to be held on August 4, 2018 at Edmonds Community College.

The purpose of this event is to promote and create a network of support within the Latino community and provide information regarding health and safety, financial issues, government services, and offer free health screenings to our community members. The event will also include music, cultural dance, food, and a supervised children’s area.

Become a Sponsor: To make a real impact you can sponsor this event. Sponsorship levels include:

The categories of sponsorships are as follows: (Please circle desired level)
? Diamond $5,000
  • You will be recognized as a Prime Sponsor of the Expo.
  • Your name and logo will be added to all marketing and PR materials including: announcements on Spanish radio programs, TV shows, and newspaper articles. (Content submission due dates apply.)
  • Exhibitor table and banner display.
  • Full Page Ad in the printed program plus full page with graphic in our online directory* and sponsor list.
  • Opportunity to address the audience about your company and expertise.
 Ruby $2,500
  • Your logo will be added to all marketing and PR materials.
  • Exhibitor table and banner display
  • 1/2 Page Ad in the printed program; full page in our online directory*
 Emerald $1,500
  • Logo on event poster
  • Exhibitor table and banner display
  • 1/4 Page Ad in the printed program; full page in our online directory*
? Community Support $500
  • Logo on event poster, listing in our online directory
  • Exhibitor table
Complete information for sponsors (PDF) is here.


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Confirmation of your booth will be mailed upon receipt of your application and fee. Booths will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.


Vendors must read and agree with all fees and regulations contained in this Booth Registration document and agree to abide by all conditions.

Make check payable to LETI, and mail correspondence to: 6605 202nd St. SW, Suite 300, Lynnwood WA 98036. Payments must be received no later than July 14, 2018.


PERMITS: Food vendors must have a temporary permit to serve food on Saturday, August 4, 2018 from the Snohomish Health Department. For more information contact the Environmental Health Division. At all times during the event, there must be a person at the food booth with a valid food-handler’s permit.

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT 14 DAYS PRIOR TO THE EVENT. Otherwise, food permit may be delayed and a late fee will apply.

ELECTRICITY: Please indicate on the front of your booth application if you will need electrical hookup. It is the responsibility of all vendors to bring their own power strip, surge protection, and electrical cord (100ft. suggested).

DISPLAY ITEMS: Booth vendors must supply their own tables, chairs, racks, lighting, canopies, etc.

SANITATION: All booths must supply trash receptacles, trash bags (with ties) and brooms. It is the responsibility of all vendors to bag, tie, and deposit trash in the appropriate area provided on the site. We will supply state required washing facilities.

LOST OR STOLEN ITEMS: Participants are responsible for securing their own booth. Neither Las Americas Business Center nor LatinoEducational Training Institute will be responsible for any stolen/lost items.

The Expo will take place at Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave W, Lynnwood, WA 98036, from noon to 5:00 pm, August 4, 2018. We hope you will join us in celebrating diversity and community in South Snohomish County.

For more information or to volunteer call (425) 775-2688; fax (425) 778-8213; or email us here.

Latino Expo 2018 Activities Scheduled
Here is a partial list of our kid-friendly activities scheduled for Latino Expo 2018. Aquí tiene una lista de actividades «niño-amables» de Latino Expo 2018.


  • Arts & Crafts / Artes y Artesanias
  • Free Health Check-Ups / Chequeos Médicos Gratuitos
  • South Snohomish County & Health
  • 60-minute worker Safety Training for Construction, Landscape, Warehouse, and Manufacturing
  • 60 minutos de clases y entrenamiento para seguridad del trabajador en: Construcción, Jardinerïa, Almacén y Fabricación
  • Local Vendors / Presentacion de Negocios Locales
  • Raffles and Talent Show / Rifas y Concurso de Talento
  • Live Entertainment / Entretenamiento en Vivo
  • Latin American Cuisine / Comida Latinoamericana
  • Children's Regional Dress Contest / Concurso de Trajes Regionales de Niños
  • Childcare and Entertainment Area / Zona de Cuidado y Entretenimiento de Niños
Beginning at noon. Comenzando al medio día.
UW Bothell Supports LETI with Student Interns
LETI has been a community partner of University of Washington Bothell for over two years, and additional links are forming constantly. This summer the community-based learning and research (CBLR) is providing numerous student interns to help LETI with its annual Latino Expo, to be held August 4 in Edmonds. The Expo features community service and commercial activities that focus on the South Snohomish County area.

Read more at UWB Site

Download 2018 Expo Schedule
Click the following link for a fill-size view; then download as with any file. Haz clic en el siguiente enlace para mostrar el horario en tamaño original; entonces descargue como cualquier archivo.

Download • Descargue

Latino Expo 2018 Sets New Participation Standard
The 18th Latino Expo was held August 4 at Edmonds Community College. It set new records for vendor and informational booths, and attendance surpassed all previous years.

Karat Mercedes Garcia of radio El Rey 1360 AM, opened the program along with Miss Washington Latina Edith Gonzales, and Miss Washington Teen Latina Janice Jimenez.

One lucky participant won a drawing for a 50-inch, flat-screen TV receiver in the "Early Bird Raffle."

LETI Founder and CEO Rosario Reyes introduced dignitaries including Dr. Amit Singh, President of Edmonds Community College, Shannon Sessions, Lynnwood City Council Member, and Vanesa Gutierrez, Community Relations Manager for Snohomish County.

A series of four workshops on occupational safety and health, sponsored by the Washington Dept. of Labor and Industries, began at 12:30 pm and continued through the afternoon.

Musical and cultural presentations were offered by Mexican folkloric group Guelaguetza, Mariachi International Mi Tierra,and David Lara with regional Mexican music.

A Children’s Regional Dress Contest was noteworthy by the difficulty of selecting a winner by audience acclamation, as all were happily and loudly received. A youth talent show drew a dozen young singers and musicians.

Former Edmonds Community College President Dr. Jean Hernandez presented a workshop on "Running Start" program, which prepares high school students who typically are the first generation of their family to seek a college education.

Various raffles continued through the afternoon, culminating in the award of a group of bicycles to a luck family.

67 vendors and approximately 800 friends of LETI attended the event. We tip our hats to Radio 1360 and Univisión for excellent coverage and publicity before and during the event.

Image shows dancers on stage and a set of bikes that were raffled at the end or the Expo to a family with very broad smiles as they rode off.
Expo 2016
CELEBRANDO Diversidad y Comunidad - Sabado 13 de Agosto, 2016
desde las 12:00 p.m hasta las 6:00 p.m.

Edmonds Community College
200th St. & 68th Ave West Lynnwood, WA 98036


Local Vendors / Presentacion de Negocios Locales
Raes and Karaoke Contests / Rifas y Concursos de Karaoke
Free Health Check Ups / Chequeos Medicos Gratuitos
South Snohomish County Safety & Health
30 minute Worker Safety Training for: Construction,
Landscape, Warehouse, and Manufacturing en Español
Live Entertainment / Entretenimiento en Vivo
Children's Regional Dress Contest / Concurso de Trajes Regionales de Niños
Latin American Cuisine / Comida Latinamericana
Childcare area / Cuidado y Entretenimíento de Niños

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