Chavez Day Heroes: Blanca Hidalgo
Blanca Hidalgo honored in "Chavez Day Heroes: 50 People Making Grassroots Progress"
Juan Carlos Hernandez interviews Maria Pesqueira, Maritza Rocha, and Ana Soto about Mujeres Latinas en Accion.
Mujeres Latinas en Acción: Voces Unidas Dinner
Mujeres Latinas en Accion provides social services and advocacy initiatives that promote non-violence, reproductive health and leadership development. Maria Pesqueira, President and CEO of Mujeres, came into our ABC 7 Eyewitness News studio to tell us about the organization's work and upcoming dinner.
Project Youth provides lessons on teen pregnancy
ujeres Latinas en Accion is Latin for women in action. For the past 40 years, the non-profit has been a staple in the Pilsen neighborhood and an advocate for Latina women and their families. They are also investing in the future of girls. It's how they show their "Spirit of Giving."