El Paso Programs

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Upcoming Events

WHEN: April 16 from 9:30am-3:30pm
WHERE: UTEP Miner Village – Summit Hall (2401 N. Oregon) 
The Chica Power Fest encourages girls to build confidence, discover their voice, express themselves, promote healthy lifestyles and make wise decisions. Inspiring guest speakers will help girls learn about issues girls face and discover real solutions on how to overcome these challenges. This day of girl empowerment is aimed at local girls 10 to 18 years old and is hosted by the UTEP Center for Civic Engagement and the Women in Business Association. The event will feature informative and inspirational workshops, guest speakers, panelists, and multimedia presentations led by local female leaders on topics such as body image, confidence, peer pressure, media literacy, leadership, healthy relationships, cultural identity and bullying. For more information, call 219.8554, email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com or visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chica-power-fest-tickets-24303532520

CONTACT: For more information, contact Latinitas 915.219.8554, or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com.

Chica Power Conferences

CHICA POWER ACADEMY: Latinitas is recruiting girls in grades 5-8th for our Chica Power workshop series. Girls will meet on a monthly basis  to hear inspirational guest speakers, participate in hands-on workshops, meet role models, build confidence, express themselves creatively and discuss girl power topics. The program will encourage girls to grow strong, healthy and confident as they develop leadership skills, connect with female role models, learn ways to overcome peer pressure, boost their self-esteem, learn about the importance of education and explore career options. For more information, contact us at 915.219.8554 and latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com. To register, click here. 

  • SPRING 2016: Healthy Chica – January; College Chica – February; International Women’s Day – March; Chica Power Fest – April 16. REGISTER NOW

Club Latinitas After-School Program

  • Weekly girl empowerment clubs focused on creative multimedia expression held at various public libraries, schools & housing authority sites during the school year.

Request a Workshop

Latinitas is offering a series of girl empowerment workshops in collaboration with schools, libraries, recreation centers, nonprofits, Girl Scout troops and churches. These sessions focus on helping girls build confidence through creative expression with themes such as self-esteem, media awareness, leadership, goal setting, leadership, college prep, healthy relationships, wellness and more. Latinitas hosts special events and field trips throughout the year focused on confidence-building and multimedia arts expression. Past Events: Cinema Chicas, Latinitas College Bound (Field Trip – UTEP), Women’s History Art Festival, Wonder Woman Film Screening & Chica Power Fest.

To request a workshop, contact Latinitas at latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com or call 915.219.8554.

Summer Camp

Multimedia Arts Camp:(July) Girls in grades 4-8th are invited to find their creative expression outlet in a day of local media makers and field trips to a TV station, radio station and newspaper. SIGN UP NOW

  • Fashionista Camp 
  • Hollywood Camp 
  • Multimedia Arts Camp 
  • Be YOUnique Camp
  • Tech Chica Camp 

These camps are geared toward girls ages 9-14. As part of the camp, girls will participate in multimedia arts and self-expression activities and have their work published on LatinitasMagazine.org. The camp runs Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm. The camp features interactive presentations, team challenges, exciting guest speakers, field trips and fun games that address girl issues and encourage self-esteem, expression, confidence and empowerment. To apply for a scholarship, download and complete this scholarship application form. Return the application via email to latinitaselpaso @yahoo.com. For more information, call 915.219.8554 or email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com. REGISTER TODAY

For more information, contact us at 915.219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com.