Established in 1987, the Mesa Association of Hispanic Citizens (MAHC) began as a grassroots effort by concerned Latinos living in Mesa, Arizona.  MAHC is now a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization with an elected board.


Serving the East Valley Latino community, promoting and advocating an improved quality of life.


Respect, Pride, Empowerment, Advocacy, Inclusiveness, Community Engagement, Education


  • To address and give voice to the concerns of the Latino community.
  • To create linkages and partnerships with other like-minded community groups.
  • To encourage, support, and advocate for public policies that address the concerns and needs of the Latino community.
  • To continue to be the East Valley’s premier Latino advocacy group.