Mujeres Latinas en Acción empowers Latinas through providing services which reflect their values and culture and being an advocate on the issues that make a difference in their lives.
From Parent Support to the Youth Programs, Mujeres is strengthening families through communication and leadership. Video by ABC 7 and Univision.
Oscar, the most recent addition to Mujeres’ team, is a New American Democracy Project Fellow getting residents of Pilsen and Little Village out to vote! Check out this month’s Staff Spotlight on Oscar to learn more about the valuable work he is doing in the Latino community.
This month's Staff Spotlight highlights Claudia. Claudia's observations helped launch Mujeres' Empresarias del Futuro program that helps Latinas start their own businesses.
This month’s Staff Spotlight highlights Arabel, one of Mujeres’ Domestic Violence Counselors. Growing up in Pilsen, she always knew she wanted to work at Mujeres.
Teens from Proyecto Juventud and Jovenes con Palabra help combat street violence through an internship program created by the Warriors Running Group. Shirts were created by teens as part of the internship.
Two Women, One Decision: Victims or Survivors? This theater performance and flamenco dance shows the lives of two women as they deal with the issue of domestic violence.
Join us for a day of personal and professional development at the Maria Mangual Latina Leadership Conference! This full-day conference provides opportunity to network, gain new skills, and celebrate the accomplishments of Latinas in Chicago and beyond.