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September 2014 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

VOLUNTEER BULLETIN EL PASO SEPTEMBER 2014
CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

DAY OF THE GIRL PLANNING TEAM
Coming Up October 10&11
As a part of this international day honoring girls, Latinitas will be hosting a
festival to celebrate girls and raise awareness of issues facing local girls. Volunteers
are needed to help with recruiting entertainment and performers, coordinating guest
speakers, planning fun interactive activities, organizing art exhibits and projects
and helping promote. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
or call us at 915.219.8554

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AIM HIGH CONFERENCE PLANNING TEAM
Coming Up November 1
The Aim High Conference is geared toward encouraging girls to aim high by setting
high goals for themselves, achieving in academic realms and exploring professional
opportunities for their future success. Girls are invited to explore their future
careers at this event hosted in partnership with the American Association of University
Women. Aim High features unique hands-on workshops, activities and inspiring guest
speakers. Volunteers to assist on the event planning, recruitment,promotion, fundraising
and recruiting guest speakers. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
or call 915.219.8554.
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100 THOUSAND POETS & ARTISTS
September 27 from 6-8pm
Cafe Mayapan (2000 Texas Ave).
At this celebration of art, dance, music and poetry, volunteers are need to aid
Latinitas with hosting an informational table and assisting with art and poetry
activities for children. For more information, contact latinitasep@gmail.com or
219.8554.
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BUSINESS CHICA PLANNING TEAM
Coming Up December 6
This event promotes the next generation of business leaders by connecting girls
with local business professionals. Volunteers are needed to help with event planning,
promotion, fundraising and recruiting speakers. For more information, contact latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
or 219.8554.
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TEEN VOLUNTEERS WANTED

Would you like to mentor younger girls? Gain leadership skills and earn community service hours. Latinitas is currently recruiting high school female volunteers to serve as mentors in our weekly girl empowerment clubs, Saturday workshops and special events You can serve as a positive role model to encourage, motive and educate middle school girls. To volunteer, contact latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com.
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BECOME A LATINITAS INTERN
Latinitas is now looking for college students who are interested in becoming a
part of our Fall Intern team! Latinitas offers exciting Editorial, Marketing &
Public Relations, Fundraising, Graphic Design, Event Planning and Multimedia internships.
We also offer Educational Outreach Internships where interns lead girls and teens
through creative multimedia expression activities during our after-school programs,
workshops and camps. To apply for an internship with Latinitas, please submit
your resume to latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com and fill out our internship application
at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/internships

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YOUTH EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD – APPLY NOW
Our Youth Editorial Advisory Board is an integral part of our Editorial familia.
The Latinitas Youth Editorial Advisory Board (YEAB) is a group of young writers
ages 13-23 who assist with writing articles for our magazine. As a member, you
can focus on expanding an area of the magazine with their expertise by writing
about issues YOU are passionate about, no boring assignments from us. You are also
asked to participate in our online social networking community (www.MyLatinitas.com)
by blogging and using several of the interactive features on the site. YOUR voice
will contribute to the voice of LATISM in the blogosphere. To apply, complete our
online application at: http://laslatinitas.com/yeab-application
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GIRL EMPOWERMENT FELLOWSHIP

Latinitas is currently recruiting for our Girl Empowerment Fellowship to assist
with facilitating our girl empowerment programs during the school year. Fellows
will dedicate 5 hours a week to take on leadership roles in planning girl empowerment
events, mentoring members, facilitating multimedia arts lessons and coordinating
after-school programs. To apply, please send your resume latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
or call 915.219.8554.
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MENTORS WANTED FOR AFTER-SCHOOL CLUBS
Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors for girls in grades 4-8th and help guide
girls with hands-on media arts activities. These clubs meet once a week from 5-6:30pm,
so on-going volunteering is welcome. If you are interested in helping, please
email latinitasep@gmail.com or call us at 915.219.8554
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NOMINATE A LATINA LEADER
Nominate a candidate for the Mujeres Making a Difference Award.
Throughout Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15), the Latina List is
accepting nominations of Latina leaders who are making an impact in the border
community of the greater El Paso area. The Mujeres Making a Difference Awards give
well-deserved recognition to Hispanic women who have made significant contributions
to the empowerment and well being of the El Paso community. Latinitas, El Paso’s
leading Hispanic young women’s empowerment organization, will recognize the leadership
achievements of Hispanic women who have served the El Paso Community. Leaders will
be awarded for their achievements within their respective professions and service
to the community. Deadlines for Nominations are October 15. For more information,
please visit http://laslatinitas.com/latina-list or email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
or call 915-282.5639.
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BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE

Latinitas is organizing a school supply drive to benefit deserving girls enrolled
in our after-school programs. Donations of binders, notebooks, paper, scissors,
paper, markers, pens, glue sticks, color pencils and other basic art supplies are
being collected at the Latinitas Donations will be collected through September 30th.
If you are interested in contributing, contact us at 219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

June 2014 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

EL PASO VOLUNTEER BULLETIN – June 2014

Please look over our Volunteer Bulletin for this month and let us know when and where you are available to help. Thanks for your continued support!

LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS

Latinitas Volunteer Orientation
Tuesday, June 10th and 24th @ Latinitas Headquarters
Latinitas hosts volunteer orientations every other week. The orientation will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping Latinitas with the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas and the editorial and multimedia team. Come join us and feel free to bring a friend over to become part of Latinitas. To apply, fill out a volunteer application at laslatinitas.com/volunteer If you are interested in attending, please email latinitasep@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639.

Technology workshops for seniors
Every Monday from 4pm-5pm @ 4000 E. Paisano St.
Latinitas has partnered with the housing authority of El Paso to help people over the age of 55 hone their computer skills. Come be a mentor by doing what Latinitas do best: use technology. To volunteer for these workshops, email us at latinitasep@gmail.com or call us at 915.282.5639.

Latinitas Summer Camps!!
Four weeks during the month of July from 10am-5pm @ Latinitas Headquarters
Help lead different activities and do arts and crafts with girls during our four weeks of summer camp. This summer we will be having different themes each week including: fashion, Hollywood, multimedia and spa & wellness camps. Want to be more involved?? Come be a part of our summer camp committee meetings during the month of June and help plan activities. To volunteer, call 915.282.5639 or email latinitasep@gmail.com

Wise Latina Conference
Friday June 13th from 9:30-3:30 @ EP Museum of History
Saturday, June 14 from 8am-1pm & 1-6pm @ Camino Real
Latinitas has been invited to participate in this conference where young girls will get to listen to inspirational speakers, view documentary screenings as well as participate in several workshops including: writing, art, photography and digital storytelling. Help lead a workshop or be a quest speaker. For more information, contact us at latinitasaly@yahoo.com or call us at 915.219.8554.

Young Leaders Conference (Kappa Delta Chi)
Saturday June 21st 9am-4pm @ Wyndham Hotel
Come teach girls leadership skills and about the importance of being a leader in their communities through service learning. Come assist the presenters, help with materials, mentor girls or simply help get the ball rolling.To Volunteer for this event, please email latinitasep@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639

Healthy Friendships Workshop (Sisterhood for Girl Scouts)
Friday June 26 from 9am-5pm @10935 Ben Crenshaw #207
Girl Scouts have invited Latinitas to host a workshop on healthy friendships. Come teach girls about what it means to foster healthy relationships among friends and peers. Help girls complete fun activities to earn a badge. To volunteer, please email latiniasep@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639

May 2014 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

VOLUNTEER BULLETIN – April/May 2014

LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS

Latinitas Volunteer Orientation
Tuesday, May 13th and 27th @ Latinitas Headquarters
Latinitas will be hosting a volunteer orientation for new volunteers. The orientation will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping Latinitas with the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas and the editorial and multimedia team. Come join us and feel free to bring a friend over to become part of Latinitas. To apply, fill out a volunteer application
here. If you are interested in attending, please email
latinitasep@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639.

Technology Workshops for Seniors
Every Monday from 4pm-5pm @ 4000 E. Paisano St.
Latinitas has partnered with the housing authority of El Paso to help people over the age of 55 hone their computer skills. Come be a mentor by doing what Latinitas do best: use technology. To volunteer for these workshops, email us at latinitasep@gmail.com or call us at 915.282.5639.

College and Career Panels
Every Thursday from 5pm-6pm @ North Loop Elementary
Help teach girls about different college and career options by speaking at our panels about your experience with college and how it’s helped in your education or career so far. For more information, contact us at latinitasaly@yahoo.com or call us at 915.219.8554.

Be Younique Workshop Series at Edgemere
Every Friday from 3pm-3:45pm @ Edgemere Elementary
Come help teach girls about self esteem and about expressing and embracing their uniqueness.Come be a quest speaker, help with materials or simply help get the ball rolling.To Volunteer for this event, please email latinitasep@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639

Be Younique Panel at Americas
Friday May 23rd from 11am-1:30pm @Americas High School
Latinitas was invited to host a youth leader panel on confidence at Americas High School. We are in need of college student panelists to share their experience and tips on how girls can gain confidence and boost their self esteem.To volunteer, please email latiniasep@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639

Stay Teen Day: Mother-Daughter Workshop
Saturday, May 24th from 10am -1pm @ Kennedy Community center
Latinitas is hosting a mother & daughter workshop focused on encouraging girls to be confident, to have healthy relationships and to keep open lines of communication with their parents. We are teaming up with the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Coalition during May- a month dedicated to promoting teen pregnancy prevention. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasep@gmail.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639.

LATINITAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH EVENTS
Volunteers are needed to attend community events, help distribute information about our organization, to host hands-on craft activities for youth, to promote Latinitas’ mission and to distribute Latinitas literature. To help, contact us at:
latinitasep@gmail.com or call us at 915-219-8554 or 915-282-5639.

Imagine Peace
Saturday, May 30th from 9am-1pm @ Union plaza downtown El Paso
Sponsored by the Racial Justice Program at the YWCA, Imagine Peace promotes peace in various aspects- inner, cultural, spiritual, world and at home. The event includes performances & musicians from cultures around the world, arts & crafts, as well as informational booths. Come help Latinitas host an arts and crafts booth that help’s promote peace. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email latinitasep@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639.

March 2014 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

VOLUNTEER BULLETIN  – MARCH 2014

Please look over our Volunteer Bulletin and let us know when and where you are available to help.

Thank you for your continued support!
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LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS
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Become a Latinitas Intern!
Latinitas is now looking for high school and college students who are interested
in becoming a part of our Spring 2014 Intern team! Latinitas offers exciting
Editorial, Marketing & Public Relations, Fundraising, Graphic Design, Event Planning
and Multimedia internships. To apply, submit your resume to latinitasep@gmail.com
and fill out our internship application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/internships

Mentors Wanted – After-School Clubs
Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors for girls in grades 4-8th and help
guide girls with hands-on media arts activities. These clubs meet once a
week, so on-going volunteering is welcome. Contact: 219.8554, 282.5639. latinitasep@gmail.com

Latinitas Volunteer Orientation
Tuesday, March 18 & April 1st at 5:30pm @Latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw).
Latinitas will host a volunteer orientation for new volunteers. The orientation
will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping with
the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas
and the editorial and multimedia team. To apply, fill out a volunteer application
at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/volunteerapplication.
Contact: 219.8554, 282.5639, latinitasep@gmail.com

Creative Chicas Saturday classes
Art series
10935 Ben Crenshaw #207
In these digital arts workshops, girls gain skill related to photography, film and
multimedia arts as they boost their self-esteem and express themselves creatively.
Club Latinitas: Start a club at your school
Latinitas collaborates to offer weekly after-school proggrams focusing on promoting
confidence among local girls through hands on creative expression lessons at ocal
libraries, community centers, schools and housing communities. To start a club at
your school, contact us at 915.219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

Teen Volunteers wanted
Would you like to mentor younger girls? Gain leadership skills and earn commmunty
service hours by getting involved with Latinitas. Latinitas is currently recruiting
high school female volunteers to serve as mentors in our weekly girl empowerment
clubs, Saturday workshops and special events. You can serve as a positive role
model to encourage, motivate, and educate middle school girls. To volunteer, contact
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

Workshops at Delta Detention Center
Every fourth Saturday of the month, Latinitas conducts workshops for students at
the detention center located on 6400 Delta dr. The workshops focus on the importance
of education and satying in school. this month the workshop will be held on March
22nd from 12pm-2pm. To volunteer for this event, contact us at our office or at
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

Teen Leadership Institute
Teen Leadership institiute program allows teen girls to develop leadership skills
as well as their own voice by giving back to the community. in this upcoming meeting,
members will be discussing some of the upcoming events and taking an active role
in the planning. The meeting will be on March 15th @10am at the Mujer Obrera offices.
To volunterr and become an active member of the institute, contact our office at
915.282.5639 or at latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

SPECIAL EVENTS
Latinitas Spring break Camp
Latiniitas will be having a multi-media camp during the week of spring break where
girls will learn about photography, video, blogging, art and much more. Girls will
have the opportunity to sharpen their mdeia skills and get to do some exploration
of El Paso as well. The camp will begin on Monday, March 10th and end on Friday,
March 14th at Latinitas Headquarters.from 9 in the morning to 5 in the evening.
To volunteer for any of the days of our spring break camp, call us at 915.282.5639
or email us at latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

Wonder Woman Screening
Come be a part of our film screening of Wonder Women: The untold story of American
superheroines where we celebrate extraodinary women who have inspired and made a
difference in the art of cinema and journalism. The event is free and we’d like
to encourage our volunteers to join us in the celebration!The screening will take
place on Saturday, March 8th at 10am @ the El Paso downtown library.

Kidspalooza
El Paso will be having it’s annual Kidspalooza celebration where Latinitas has been
invited to host an art workshop. The all day event will be held downtown on saturday,
March 29th where families will get to engage in a variety of activities. Come help
provide some of the fun with our art workshops! To volunteer,contact our office
or email us at latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

Applebees Flapjack Fundraiser
Come volunteer with us at our Applebee’s flapjack fundraiser on Saturday morning,
April 5th. Latinitas has partnered up with Applebee’s for a fundraiser in which
volunteers make and serve a delicious pancake breakfast to ticket holder’s. Funds
will benefit the Latinitas Scholarship initiative. the fundraiser will begin at
8 in the morning and end before noon. If interested in volunteering, contact us
at our office or at latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
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LATINITAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH
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Volunteers are needed to help assist at our upcoming Be YOUnique Body Image workshops
and to promote Latinitas’ mission and to distribute Latinitas literature. To
help, contact us at:
latintasep@gmail.com or call us at 915-282-5639.
Texas Tobacco-Free Kids Day
We will be hosting an information an activity table to help promote tobacco awarness
in our community. To volunteer for this event , call our office or email us at latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
Aliviane Health Fair
Latinitas will be at the Aliviane health fair where we will be distributing information
about our organization as well as giving a small body image workshop. The event
will be held on Saturday, March 25th. To assist us with this event, contact us at
915.282.5639 or at latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
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LATINITAS ON-GOING OPPORTUNITIES
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Video Production Help Wanted
Volunteers are needed to help take video at our programs and events and assist with
video editing. Contact: 219.8554, 282.5639, latinitasep@gmail.com
Writers & Editors Wanted
Would you like to get published and build your writing skills? Latinitas Magazine
is accepting applications for our Youth Editorial Advisory Board, guest writers,
bloggers and editors. To join our editorial team, contact us at 915.282.5639
or mylatinitas@yahoo.com
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CONTACT US:

Jazmin Vasquez

(915) 219.8554

(915)282.5639
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

January 2014 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

JANUARY 2014

Please look over our Volunteer Bulletin and let us know when and where you are available to help.

Thank you for your continued support!

LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS

Become a Latinitas Intern!

Latinitas is now looking for high school and college students who are interested in becoming a part of our Spring 2014 Intern team! Latinitas offers exciting Editorial, Marketing & Public Relations, Fundraising, Graphic Design, Event Planning and Multimedia internships. To apply, submit your resume to latinitasep@gmail.com and fill out our internship application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/internships

Mentors Wanted – After-School Clubs
Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors for girls in grades 4-8th and help guide girls with hands-on media arts activities. These clubs meet once a week, so on-going volunteering is welcome. Contact: 219.8554, 282.5639. latinitasep@gmail.com

Teen Leaders Wanted
January 25 from 10am-4pm – Jose Cisneros Library (1300 Hawkins)
February 8 from 10am-2pm – 10935 Ben Crenshaw #207
Discover your leadership talents through our leadership institute. The Teen Leadership Institute is recruiting teen girls interested in developing their leadership potential. Teen girls are invited to participate in our leadership program to learn how they can become a strong voice for their community. The program is geared towards promoting leadership, girl power, community service and sisterhood. We are looking for volunteer interested in serving as peer leaders and mentor to younger girls and who would like to take on leadership roles in Latinitas. For more information, contact us at 219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com. To sign up, complete our online registration form: http://laslatinitas.com/teen-leadership-instituteTo sign up, complete our online registration form: http://laslatinitas.com/teen-leadership-institute

Latinitas Volunteer Orientation

Tuesday, January 28th, February 4th and 18th at 5:30pm at Latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw).
Latinitas will host a volunteer orientation for new volunteers. The orientation will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping with the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas and the editorial and multimedia team. To apply, fill out a volunteer application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/volunteerapplication.
Contact: 219.8554, 282.5639, latinitasep@gmail.com

Mujeres Making a Difference
Friday February 7th from 10am-2pm at the women’s club (1400 North Mesa El Paso Tx,79902)
Come help with setup, selling tickets, decorations, ushering, registering guests, and break-down for our women’s award luncheon. We also need volunteers to help with planning event logistics. Attend our next meeting Tuesday, January 28th at 6pm. Contact: 219.8554, 282.5639, latinitasep@gmail.com

Girl Empowerment Team Training
January 31 from 2:30 to 5:30 at latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw, 79935)
Become a certified Latinitas leader through our Girl Empowerment Team training. This leadership training provides guidance to female community volunteers (ages 18 and over) who want to take on a leadership role in Latinitas’ girl empowerment programs. Contact: 219.8554, 282.5639. latinitasep@gmail.com

Mission Monday
Every Monday during the month of January at the Fountains at Farrah Mall
Help support Latinitas by shopping at Altar’d State on Mondays during the month of January, where 10% of the profits go towards our organization!

LATINITAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Volunteers are needed to help assist at our upcoming Be YOUnique Body Image workshops and to promote Latinitas’ mission and to distribute Latinitas literature. To help, contact us at:
latintasep@gmail.com or call us at 915-282-5639.

Horizon Middle School Mother/Daughter workshop

Saturday, January 25, 9am-12pm at Horizon Middle School (400 N Kenazo Ave, Horizon City, TX 79928)

Parkland Middle School – Self-Esteem Workshop
Saturday, February 1, 9am-12pm at Parkland Middle School (6045 Nova Way El Paso, TX 79924).

LATINITAS ON-GOING OPPORTUNITIES

Video Production Help Wanted
Volunteers are needed to help take video at our programs and events and assist with video editing. Contact: 219.8554, 282.5639, latinitasep@gmail.com

Writers & Editors Wanted
Would you like to get published and build your writing skills? Latinitas Magazine is accepting applications for our Youth Editorial Advisory Board, guest writers, bloggers and editors. To join our editorial team, contact us at 915.282.5639 or mylatinitas@yahoo.com

CONTACT US:

Jazmin Vasquez

(915) 219.8554

(915)282.5639
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
10935 Ben Crenshaw # 207
El Paso, TX 79935

http://www.LatinitasMagazine.org

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November 2013 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

NOVEMBER 2013

Please look over our Volunteer Bulletin and let us know when and where you are available to help.
Thank you for your continued support!

LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS
Latinitas Volunteer Orientation
Wednesday, November 6 & November 20 from 5:30-6:30pm at Latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw).
Latinitas will host a volunteer orientation for new volunteers. The orientation will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping Latinitas with the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas and the editorial and multimedia team. Come join us and feel free to bring a friend to become a part of Latinitas. To apply, fill out a volunteer application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/volunteerapplication.
If you are interested in attending, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.


Creative Expression Camps

*Monthly Saturday Camp – Every 2nd Saturday of the month.
November 9th, 12:30- 2:30pm at Judge Marquez Library (610 N. Yarbrough).
Latinitas hosts a series of creative expression workshops throughout the semester. Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors and help guide girls in grades 4-8th with hands-on media arts activities. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Healthy Chica Spa & Wellness Workshops
Mother & Daughter Session

Saturdays, November 2, 9, 16 & 23 from 11:30am-1:00pm at Latinitas Headquarters (10935 Ben Crenshaw #207, El Paso, TX 79935).
Girls and moms are invited to join us for health & wellness workshops. Relax and rejuvenate with fun activities like yoga and zumba, and discussions on nutrition, confidence, teen development, fitness and ways to de-stress. Volunteers are needed to help with the activities, aid our presenters, serve as chaperones for the girls, provide transportation and act as mentors. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Be YOUnique Workshop
Monday, November 18th from 5:00-6:30 pm at Alvarez Apartments Community Center (8247 N Loop Dr, El Paso, TX 79907).
Girls are invited to join us for a day of girl power to foster a positive body image and learn about media literacy. The event features hands-on workshops on self-esteem, confidence, media literacy, body image, nutrition and wellness.. Volunteers are needed to assist in the workshop by serving as mentors, aiding speakers and working one on one with the girls. Volunteers are also needed to provide transportation. If you are interested, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

Aim High Conference
Saturday, December 7 from 10:00am – 2:00pm at Main Public Library Downtown (501 N. Oregon).
The Aim High Conference is geared toward encouraging pre-teen and teen girls to aim high by setting high goals for themselves, achieving in academic realms and exploring professional opportunities for their future success. Pre-teen and teen girls are invited to explore their future careers at the Aim High Conference hosted by Latinitas in partnership with the American Association of University Women. Aim High features unique hands-on workshops, activities and inspiring guest speakers. Volunteers are needed to help with the activities, aid our presenters, serve as chaperones for the girls, and act as mentors. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

NOMINATE A LATINA LEADER FOR THE LATINA LIST-
Nominate a candidate for the Mujeres Making a Difference Award 2013.
The Latina List is accepting nominations of Latina leaders who are making an impact in the border community of the greater El Paso area. The Mujeres Making a Difference Awards give well-deserved recognition to Hispanic women who have made significant contributions to the empowerment and well being of the El Paso community. Latinitas, El Paso’s leading Hispanic young women’s empowerment organization, will recognize the leadership achievements of Hispanic women who have served the El Paso Community. Leaders will be awarded for their achievements within their respective professions and service to the community. The Mujeres Making a Difference Awards Luncheon will be held on February 7, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. at the Woman’s Club of El Paso with proceeds supporting scholarships for the next generation of Latina youth leaders. Deadlines for Nominations are November 15, 2013. For more information, please visit http://laslatinitas.com/latina-list or email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com or call 915-282.5639.

LATINITAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Latinitas will host an information booth at several upcoming community events. Volunteers are needed to help distribute information about our organization, to promote Latinitas’ mission and to distribute Latinitas literature. To help, contact us at:
latintasrossie@yahoo.com or call us at 915-282-5639.

Region 19 Parental Engagement Conference
Saturday, November 9th at 8:00 am at Region 19 Head Start Multi-Purpose Center (11670 Chito Samaniego).

Pasodale Elementary Health Fair
Tuesday, November 12th from 12:30-4:00 pm at Pasodale Elementary (8253 Mc ElroyDrive/ El Paso, TX 79907).

LATINITAS ON-GOING OPPORTUNITIES

Recruitment Street Team
We are seeking volunteers for our Recruitment Street Team to distribute informational posters and recruit girls for our after school programs and workshops. If you can commit 2 hours to help us post fliers at community centers, contact us at 915.282.5639 or latinitasrossie@yahoo.com.

Video Production Wanted
Volunteers are needed to help take video at our programs and events. If you can help at special events, contact us at 915.282.5639 or latinitasrossie@yahoo.com

Writers & Editors Wanted
Would you like to get published and build your writing skills? Latinitas Magazine is accepting applications for our Youth Editorial Advisory Board, guest writers, bloggers and editors. To join our editorial team, contact us at 915.282.5639 or mylatinitas@yahoo.com

CONTACT US:
Rossie Lopez
(915) 219.8554
(915)282.5639
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
latinitasrossie@yahoo.com
10935 Ben Crenshaw # 207
El Paso, TX 79935

http://www.LatinitasMagazine.org

October 2013 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

OCTOBER 2013

Please look over our Volunteer Bulletin and let us know when and where you are available to help.

Thank you for your continued support!

LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS

Latinitas Volunteer Orientation
Wednesday, October 16 from 5:30-6:30pm at Latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw).
Latinitas will host a volunteer orientation for new volunteers. The orientation will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping Latinitas with the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas and the editorial and multimedia team. Come join us and feel free to bring a friend to become a part of Latinitas. To apply, fill out a volunteer application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/volunteerapplication.
If you are interested in attending, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Become a Latinitas Intern!
Latinitas is now looking for college and high school who are interested in becoming a part of our Fall 2013 Intern team! Latinitas offers exciting Editorial, Marketing & Public Relations, Fundraising, Graphic Design, Event Planning and Multimedia internships. We also offer Educational Outreach Internship and Girl Empowerment Fellowships where interns lead girls and teens through creative multimedia expression activities during our after-school programs, workshops and camps. To apply for an internship with Latinitas, please submit your resume to latinitasrossie@yahoo.com and fill out our internship application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/internships

Mentors Wanted – After-School Clubs
Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors for girls in grades 4-8th and help guide girls with hands-on media arts activities. These clubs meet once a week, so on-going volunteering is welcome. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call us at 915.282.5639
*Every Monday from 5:00-6:30 pm at Alvarez Apartments (8247 N Loop Dr, El Paso, TX 79907).
*Every Tuesday from 5:00-6:30 pm at Salazar Apartments (311 S Eucalyptus St, El Paso, TX 79905).
*Every Wednesday from 5:00-6:35 pm at Tays Apartments (2114 Magoffin Ave, El Paso, TX 79901).
* Every Friday from 4:30-5:45 pm at Esperanza Acosta Moreno Public Library (12480 Pebble Hills Blvd, El Paso, TX 79938).

Alliance for Latinitas
Tuesday, October 8th & October 22nd from 5:30-6:30 pm at Latinitas Headquarters (10935 Ben Crenshaw #207).
This volunteer group offers a forum for women to support and advance Latinitas’ mission to promote the empowerment of Latina youth. Latinitas is hosting a planning meeting for volunteers who would like to take on leadership roles within this committee and help plan our upcoming events. We are currently in the process of planning for a fall photography auction fundraiser. If you are interested in attending or would like more information, please contact us at latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com or call and leave a message 915.219.8554 or 915.282.5639

College Chicas Mother & Daughter Workshop
*Weekly Saturday Workshop.
October 5, 12, 19 & 26 11:30- 1:00pm at 10935 Ben Crenshaw #207
Latinitas hosts a series of mother & daughter workshops throughout October to help girls begin preparing for college. Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors, act on a college panel and help guide girls as chaperones on a campus tour. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Creative Expression Camps
*Monthly Saturday Camp – Every 2nd Saturday of the month.
October 12th, 12:30- 2:30pm at Judge Marquez Library (610 N. Yarbrough).
Latinitas hosts a series of creative expression workshops throughout the semester. Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors and help guide girls in grades 4-8th with hands-on media arts activities. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Video Production Volunteers Wanted
Film Workshop

Every Saturday, October 5, 12, 19 & 26 from 10-11:30am at Latinitas Headquarters (10935 Ben Crenshaw # 207).
Volunteers are needed to co-lead these film workshops were basic film and editing techniques will be introduced in order to use media as an empowering tool. Volunteers are also needed to serve as mentors, aiding speakers, distributing materials, helping with set-up and working one on one with the girls. If you are interested, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call us at 915.219.8554 or 915.282.5639.

Social Worker Mentor Needed
Latinitas is looking for an enthusiastic and caring licensed Social Worker with 2 years of experience that would like to serve as a mentor to a Social Worker student and to help a selected group of girls. This mentor will meet with the student and the girls once a week according to her availability. Any training ans supplies will be provided. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

NOMINATE A LATINA LEADER FOR THE LATINA LIST-
Nominate a candidate for the Mujeres Making a Difference Award 2013.
Throughout Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15), the Latina List is accepting nominations of Latina leaders who are making an impact in the border community of the greater El Paso area. The Mujeres Making a Difference Awards give well-deserved recognition to Hispanic women who have made significant contributions to the empowerment and well being of the El Paso community. Latinitas, El Paso’s leading Hispanic young women’s empowerment organization, will recognize the leadership achievements of Hispanic women who have served the El Paso Community. Leaders will be awarded for their achievements within their respective professions and service to the community. The Mujeres Making a Difference Awards Luncheon will be held on November 8, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. at the Woman’s Club of El Paso with proceeds supporting scholarships for the next generation of Latina youth leaders. Deadlines for Nominations are October 15, 2013. For more information, please visit http://laslatinitas.com/latina-list or email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com or call 915-282.5639.

SUPPORT THE LATINITAS PRINT MAGAZINE CAMPAIGN
Help Latinitas publish its first slick printed magazine edition. The magazine is dedicated wholly to girls’ health and wellness and like the digital version publishes work generated by and for girls and teens who participate in Latinitas clubs, camps and workshops. Articles include profiles of Latina athletes, how to eat healthy and Latin, the perils of digital dating abuse, teen pregnancy first person accounts and the ever popular Latino dance-based fitness Zumba. Make a gift to assist with the publication of this girl-empowerment magazine and help us spread the word about our campaign: www.kickstarter.com/projects/latinitas/latinitas-magazine-print-edition

LATINITAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Latinitas will host an information booth at several upcoming community events. Volunteers are needed to help distribute information about our organization, to promote Latinitas’ mission and to distribute Latinitas literature. To help, contact us at:
latintasrossie@yahoo.com or call us at 915-282-5639.

Chalk the Block
Saturday, October 12th, Time: TBA at Downtown Downtown (Main Street and Oregon).
Volunteers are needed to help with assisting with the promotion of our programs. We will also need volunteers to help us chaperone a group of girls that will be working in a small art project. Volunteers who like drawing and paining are also invited to attend and help with this art project. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Red Ribbon
Saturday, October 12th from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm at Shawver Park 8100 Independence St. (Also corner with Yarbrough and Cesar Chavez Memorial Frwy)
Latinitas will be participating at the Red Ribbon Festival – Health and Safety Fair with a focus on drug abuse prevention. We will have an information table at the festival. We will also be doing arts and crafts activities to promote a drug free environment and advise kids to say no to drugs. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

LATINITAS ON-GOING OPPORTUNITIES

Internship Opportunities
Latinitas is currently accepting internship applications for the fall for following positions: Editorial Intern, Marketing & PR Intern, Graphic Design Intern, Video & Photography Intern, Event Planning Intern & Club Leader Intern. To apply, submit your resume to latinitasrossie@yahoo.com

Recruitment Street Team
We are seeking volunteers for our Recruitment Street Team to distribute informational posters and recruit girls for our after school programs and workshops. If you can commit 2 hours to help us post fliers at community centers, contact us at 915.282.5639 or latinitasrossie@yahoo.com.

Video Production Wanted
Volunteers are needed to help take video at our programs and events. If you can help at special events, contact us at 915.282.5639 or latinitasrossie@yahoo.com

Writers & Editors Wanted
Would you like to get published and build your writing skills? Latinitas Magazine is accepting applications for our Youth Editorial Advisory Board, guest writers, bloggers and editors. To join our editorial team, contact us at 915.282.5639 or mylatinitas@yahoo.com

CONTACT US:
Rossie Lopez
(915) 219.8554
(915)282.5639
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
latinitasrossie@yahoo.com
10935 Ben Crenshaw # 207
El Paso, TX 79935

http://www.LatinitasMagazine.org

Sepetember 2013 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

SEPTEMBER 2013

Please look over our Volunteer Bulletin and let us know when and where you are available to help.

Thank you for your continued support!

LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS

Latinitas Volunteer Orientation
Tuesday, September 25th from 5:30-6:30pm at Latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw # 207).
Latinitas will host a volunteer orientation for new volunteers. The orientation will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping Latinitas with the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas and the editorial and multimedia team. Come join us and feel free to bring a friend to become a part of Latinitas. To apply, fill out a volunteer application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/volunteerapplication.
If you are interested in attending, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Become a Latinitas Intern!
Latinitas is now looking for high school and college students who are interested in becoming a part of our Fall 2013 Intern team! Latinitas offers exciting Editorial, Marketing & Public Relations, Fundraising, Graphic Design, Event Planning and Multimedia internships. We also offer Educational Outreach Internship and Girl Empowerment Fellowships where interns lead girls and teens through creative multimedia expression activities during our after-school programs, workshops and camps. To apply for an internship with Latinitas, please submit your resume to latinitasrossie@yahoo.com and fill out our internship application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/internships

Mentors Wanted – After-School Clubs
Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors for girls in grades 4-8th and help guide girls with hands-on media arts activities. These clubs meet once a week, so on-going volunteering is welcome. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call us at 915.282.5639
*Every Monday from 5:00-6:30 pm at Alvarez Apartments (8247 N Loop Dr, El Paso, TX 79907).
*Every Tuesday from 5:00-6:30 pm at Salazar Apartments (311 S Eucalyptus St, El Paso, TX 79905).
*Every Wednesday from 5:00-6:35 pm at Tays Apartments (2114 Magoffin Ave, El Paso, TX 79901).

Girl Empowerment Team Training
Friday, September 13 from 2-6 pm at Latinitas Headquarters (10935 Ben Crenshaw).
Saturday, September 21 from 2-6 p.m. at UTEP Library (500 W University Ave, El Paso, TX 79968).
Become a certified Latinitas leader by attending the Girl Empowerment Team training session. This leadership training program will provide guidance to female community volunteers (ages 18 and over) who would like to take on a leadership role in Latinitas’ girl empowerment programs. Participants will gain leadership, communication, teamwork, facilitation and media skills while learning how they can serve as positive mentors and role models for young girls. After the training, women leaders will be empowered as certified Latinitas leader and will commit to leading at least 4 workshops during the course of the next year. The training will offer hands-on workshops on how to implement Latinitas girl empowerment programs which focus on helping girls build confidence through creative multimedia expression. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Creative Expression Camps
*Monthly Saturday Camp – Every 2nd Saturday of the month.
September 14, 12:30- 2:30pm at Judge Marquez Library (610 N. Yarbrough).
*Chicas Advancing in Media Project
Saturday, September 28 from 10am – 2pm Latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw #207
Latinitas is hosting a series of creative expression workshops throughout the summer. Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors and help guide girls in grades 4-8th with hands-on media arts activities. These workshops occur regularly, so on-going mentoring is gladly accepted as well. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639.

Be YOUnique Self-esteem Workshops
*Mother-Daughter Workshop
Saturday, September 7, 14, 21 & 28 from 10-11:30am at Latinitas Headquarters (10935 Ben Crenshaw).
*9th Graders Workshop
Wednesday, September18 from 9-11 am at El Dorado Academy (14400 Pebble Hills Blvd, El Paso, TX 79938).
Latinitas is hosting a series of body image workshops aimed at helping girls develop confidence and a positive body image. Volunteers are needed to assist in the workshop by serving as mentors, aiding speakers, distributing materials, helping with set-up and working one on one with the girls. If you are interested, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call us at 915.219.8554 or 915.282.5639.

Tiara Spa Day
Latinitas will be hosting the ultimate ladies’ spa day in partnership with Milan Cosmetology Institute this fall to fund raise money for Latinitas. Volunteers will be needed to help with setting up for the event, helping out at the information table, registering and greeting guests, directing guests at the manicure tables, and photographing the event. We also need help with breaking down and packaging supplies which would be at the end of the event. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.282.5639

LATINITAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Latinitas will host an information booth at several upcoming community events. Volunteers are needed to help distribute information about our organization, to promote Latinitas’ mission and to distribute Latinitas literature. To help, contact us at:
latintasrossie@yahoo.com or call us at 915-282-5639.

La Feria de la Familia
Sunday, September 22 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at El Paso Convention Center (1 Civic Center Plaza, El Paso, TX 79901).
La Feria de la Familia is an event designed to provide information, services and entertainment to the Hispanic community in a lively family atmosphere.

Region 19 MiniCast Conference
Saturday, September 28 from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm at H.R. “Hut” Brown Middle School (7820 Helen of Troy Dr).
This conference is focused on promoting science, technology, engineering and math among local youth.

LATINITAS ON-GOING OPPORTUNITIES

Internship Opportunities
Latinitas is currently accepting internship applications for the fall for following positions: Editorial Intern, Marketing & PR Intern, Graphic Design Intern, Video & Photography Intern, Event Planning Intern & Club Leader Intern. To apply, submit your resume to latinitasrossie@yahoo.com

Recruitment Street Team
We are seeking volunteers for our Recruitment Street Team to distribute informational posters and recruit girls for our after school programs and workshops. If you can commit 2 hours to help us post fliers at community centers, contact us at 915.282.5639 or latinitasrossie@yahoo.com.

Video Production Wanted
Volunteers are needed to help take video at our programs and events. If you can help at special events, contact us at 915.282.5639 or latinitasrossie@yahoo.com

Writers & Editors Wanted
Would you like to get published and build your writing skills? Latinitas Magazine is accepting applications for our Youth Editorial Advisory Board, guest writers, bloggers and editors. To join our editorial team, contact us at 915.282.5639 or mylatinitas@yahoo.com

CONTACT US:
Rossie Lopez
(915) 219.8554
(915)282.5639
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
latinitasrossie@yahoo.com
10935 Ben Crenshaw # 207
El Paso, TX 79935

http://www.LatinitasMagazine.org

August 2013 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

AUGUST 2013

Please look over our Volunteer Bulletin and let us know when and where you are available to help.

Thank you for your continued support!


LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS

Summer Camp Assistant Counselors Wanted
TEEN MEDIA ACADEMY:
August 5-7 from 1-5pm at Latinitas Office (10925 Ben Crenshaw #207).
HOUSING AUTHORITY DAY CAMP:
Tues. Aug. 6, 10am-12pm @ W. Bean (1313 N. Saint Vrain, 79930).
Wed. Aug. 7, 10am-12pm @ Baird Apartments (4747 Atlas Drive, 79904).
Thurs. Aug. 8, 10am-12pm @ Sandoval Apartments (5353 Ridge, 79932)
SMART CHICAS:
August 12-15 from 10am-1pm at Latinitas Headquarters
HACEP DAY CAMP:
Mon. Aug. 12, 2-4 pm @ Alvarez Apartment (8247 North Loop, 79907).
Tues. Aug. 13, 2-4 pm @Salazar (311 South Eucalyptus, 79905).
Wed. Aug. 14, 2-4 pm @ Truman (7619 Meraz, 79907).
We will host girl empowerment day camps throughout August focused on helping pre-teen and teen girls in fostering confidence. Our camp features activities in arts & crafts, poetry, photography, acting, creative writing, filmmaking and much more. We are seeking volunteer summer camp assistants to aid in our summer camp sessions at local community centers. We are seeking volunteers who can commit to 2+ hours volunteer shift. We are a looking for volunteers who can bring an energetic and enthusiastic attitude to help empower local girls and have fun. If you would like to sign up, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

Latinitas Volunteer Orientation
Tues., Aug. 6 & Aug. 20, 5:30-6:30pm at Latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw 207).
Latinitas will host a volunteer orientation for new volunteers. The orientation will provide information about Latinitas and how to become involved in helping Latinitas with the various projects including girl empowerment programs, Alliance for Latinitas and the editorial and multimedia team. Come join us and feel free to bring a friend to become part of Latinitas. To apply, fill out a volunteer application at http://laslatinitas.com/volunteer/volunteerapplication. If you are interested in attending, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

Aim High Conference
Fri., Aug. 9 at 8:30 am-1:00 pm at Texas Tech (4801 Alberta)
The Aim High Conference is geared toward encouraging girls to aim high by setting high goals for themselves, achieving in academic realms and exploring professional opportunities for their future success. Girls are invited to explore their future careers at this event hosted in partnership with the Association of Women in Science at the Texas Tech Heath Sciences Center. Aim High features unique hands-on workshops, activities and inspiring guest speakers. Volunteers are needed to help with the activities, aid our presenters, serve as chaperones for the girls, and act as mentors. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

Mujeres Y Amigas Conference
Sat. Aug. 10, 10am-3pm at International Museum of Art (1211 Montana Ave.).
Wise Latinas is hosting an afternoon of sisterhood with beauty & health treatments, art exhibits, vendors & guest speakers such as Author Alisa Valdes. Latinitas will be hosting a video booth. Volunteers are needed to assist with set-up, decorating, handing out materials, aiding guests and helping with the video production booth. If you would like to volunteer at this event, please send an email at latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

Creative Expression Camps
*Every Saturday from 10am-11:30am at Latinitas (10935 Ben Crenshaw #207)
*Sat. Aug. 10, 12:30- 2:30pm at Judge Marquez Library (610 N. Yarbrough).
*Every 2nd & 4th Saturday of the Month, August 10& 24 from 4:30-5:30 pm at Esperanza Acosta Moreno Public Library (12480 Pebble Hills Blvd).
Latinitas is hosting a series of creative expression workshops throughout the summer. Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors and help guide girls in grades 4-8th with hands-on media arts activities. These workshops occur regularly, so on-going mentoring is gladly accepted as well. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

Quince Project
Set up and Decor: Aug. 12-14, 3-6pm at Sunshine Ballroom (112025 Rojas).
Day of Event: Aug. 15 (Shifts available) 3am-6pm & 9-11pm.
Latinitas is partnering with the Quince Project to host a group quince celebration for deserving girls. Volunteers are wanted to assist with the Quince Project by helping us set up and create decorations before the Quinceanera. On the day of the event (August 15), volunteers are needed to help with shifts: errands & delivery from 10am-3pm, set-up 3-6pm and clean up from 9-11pm. Volunteers are also needed to assist with the potluck meal and donating decorations and paper goods. If you are interested in helping out, please email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com or call 915-219-8554.

Be YOUnique Workshop in Las Cruces
Sat. Aug. 17, 10am-1pm at Organ Center (5880 2nd St Organ, NM 88052).
Girls are invited to join us for a day of girl power to foster a positive body image and learn about media literacy. The event features hands-on workshops on self-esteem, confidence, media literacy, body image, nutrition and wellness.. Volunteers are needed to assist in the workshop by serving as mentors, aiding speakers and working one on one with the girls. If you are interested, please email latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554 .

LATINITAS ON-GOING OPPORTUNITIES

Internship Opportunities
Latinitas is currently accepting internship applications for the fall for following positions: Editorial Intern, Marketing & PR Intern, Graphic Design Intern, Video & Photography Intern, Event Planning Intern & Club Leader Intern. To apply, submit your resume to latinitasrossie@yahoo.com

Video Production Wanted
Volunteers are needed to help take video at our programs and events. If you can help at special events, contact us at 219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

Writers & Editors Wanted
Would you like to get published and build your writing skills? Latinitas Magazine is accepting applications for our Youth Editorial Advisory Board, guest writers, bloggers and editors. To join our editorial team, contact us at 219.8554 or mylatinitas@yahoo.com

FRIDAYS-Office Help
Latinitas is looking for office help with data entry, filing and organizing our program supplies every Friday, anywhere from 10 am to 6 pm. If you are interested in volunteering, contact us at 915.219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com.

CONTACT US:
Rossie Lopez
(915) 219.8554
(915)282.5639
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
latinitasrossie@yahoo.com
10935 Ben Crenshaw # 207
El Paso, TX 79935

http://www.LatinitasMagazine.org

July 2013 El Paso Volunteer Bulletin

JULY 2013

Please look over our Volunteer Bulletin for this month and let us know when and where you are available to help.
Thank you for your continued support!

LATINITAS SPECIAL EVENTS

Become a Latinitas Certified Summer Camp Assistant Counselor
Saturday, June 29th, from 10:00 a.m – 1:30 p.m. at Latinitas Headquarters (10935 Ben Crenshaw #207).
Become a certified Latinitas leader by attending the Girl Empowerment Team training session. This leadership training program will provide guidance to female community volunteers (ages 15 and over) who would like to take on a leadership role in Latinitas’ girl empowerment programs and summer camp. Participants will gain leadership, communication, teamwork, facilitation and media skills while learning how they can serve as positive mentors and role models for young girls. After the training, women leaders will be empowered as certified Latinitas leader and will commit to leading at least 4 workshops during the course of the next year. The training will offer hands-on workshops on how to implement Latinitas girl empowerment programs which focus on helping girls build confidence through creative multimedia expression. Please make sure to RSVP via email or call at
latinitasrossie@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

Summer Camp Assistant Counselors
TEEN MEDIA ACADEMY: July 1-3 & August 5-7 from 1:00-5:00 pm
The following camps are from 10:00 am-5:00 pm (Shifts available)
FASHION STAR CAMP: Jul itasrossie@yahoo.com or call and leave a voicemail at 915.219.8554.

Tiara Tuesday Planning Team
Latinitas is preparing to host the ultimate ladies’ night out, Tiara Tuesday to fund raise money for Latinitas. Assist with the event planning team by helping us secure an event venue and promoting. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554

Used Quinceañeras, Wedding and Prom Dresses Wanted!!!
To make quinceañera dreams come true, Madrinas with the Quince Project are accepting new and gently used dresses to benefit deserving girls in the Quince Project. The Quince Project is a grassroots group aimed at helping girls who cannot afford to have a quinceañera. To assist, make a donation of a dress, donate dry cleaning services, donate a gift certificate to a dress boutique, or host a dress donation drive to support our group. Donated dresses help Quince Project members who participate in leadership workshops and plan a group quince celebration. To make a contribution or to coordinate a dress pick up, email quince project@yahoo.com. or call 915.219.8554. Also, you can go and drop off your dress donation at The Label Exchange (9530 Viscount Blvd #2 El Paso, TX 79925).

LATINITAS ON-GOING OPPORTUNITIES

Video Production Wanted
Volunteers are needed to help take video at our programs and events. If you can help at special events, contact us at 219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com

FRIDAYS-Office Help
Latinitas is looking for office help with data entry, filing and organizing our program supplies every Friday starting July 5, 2013. If you are interested in volunteering, contact us at 915.219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com.

CONTACT US:
Rossie Lopez
(915) 219.8554
(915)282.5639
latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com
latinitasrossie@yahoo.com
10935 Ben Crenshaw # 207
El Paso, TX 79935

http://www.LatinitasMagazine.org

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