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.
The story of Marta and Elvira, business owners and graduates of the Empresarias Program
Mujeres strongly supports initiatives that promote safety, support women and their families, and increase access to resources and education. We have created a list of measures on the Illinois Ballot that we support. Check them out here!
This month’s Staff Spotlight focuses on Johanna, a Court Advocate. She is passionate about giving back to her community and providing domestic violence survivors with the information and resources they need.
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.
Celebrate Day of the Dead with Baile de las Calaveras. Hosted by YPAC, this event features dancing, face painting, and an open bar!
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.