Felix Vargas, chairman of Consejo Latino, is scheduled to speak at Friday’s meeting of the Tri-City Democrats.
Vargas has been a leader in calling for the prosecution of three Pasco police officers who shot a Mexican man in February. His group also promotes economic development for Hispanic-owned businesses.
His speech will be on “challenges and responsibilities in a multicultural community.”
The public is invited to attend the presentation, which starts at 7 p.m. at the Laborers’ Hall, 2505 W. Duportail St., in Richland. A potluck is scheduled for 6 p.m.