About Us

ASALCA (Asociación Salvadoreña Canadiense) is a nonprofit organization based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, that seeks to empower Salvadoran-Canadians to improve their political, economic well-being and promote their civic participation as Canadian Citizens. In accordance with this mission, ASALCA, through partnering organizations, links Salvadorans to access legal and settlement related and educational services to meet the needs of our community. 


To empower Salvadoran Canadians in Toronto to fully participate in Canadian society by fostering their political and economic wellbeing and promoting their cultural values and historic memory; whilst supporting community development and sustainable initiatives in El Salvador.


Salvadoran Canadians are active citizens, fully participating in Canadian society (economically, politically, socially), promoting their Salvadoran culture, and maintaining the Salvadoran’s historical memory.

Board of Directors

Antonio Henriquez


Carmen Aquino

Vice President

Noemi Garcia


Eusebio Garcia

Secretary, ED

Alma Jimenez

Member at Large

Jose Agustin Garcia

Member at Large

Carlos Jimenez

Member at Large

Guadalupe Benavides

Member at Large​

Oscar Benavides

Member at Large

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