Blanca, Maru and Angelina, 3 generations of Latinas involved with Mujeres Latinas en Accion. Their powerful story shows the impact of Mujeres' services on individuals and their community.
Mujeres Latinas en Acción released the Latina Portrait: Latinas and Sexual Assault, which focuses specifically on Latina sexual assault survivors, the barriers they face, and the culturally appropriate services necessary for the recovery process.
Mujeres marks Sexual Assault Awareness Month, taking place in April, with numerous events to raise awareness about sexual violence and to educate members of our community about how to prevent sexual violence.
When Maria Gonzalez woke up with heart palpitations, she thought she was having a heart attack. Her mind immediately went to a poster she had seen about heart attacks. She recognized the symptoms and called an ambulance.
On International Women’s Day, Illinois politician, immigrant activists, and undocumented women came together at Mujeres Latinas en Acción’s headquarters to celebrate the passing of the Violence Against Women Act and call for immigration reform.
Support the important violence prevention and leadership development programs of Mujeres Latinas en Accion with a beer tasting at Revolution Brewing presented by our Young Professionals Advisory Council. Online ticket sales closed.
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