February 2012 Volunteer Bulletin El Paso

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FEBRUARY VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Latinitas Benefit Yard Sale

Saturday, April 21, 6:00a.m – 3:00p.m. Location: Klothes Lime (1805 Montana).

Latinitas is partnering with Klothes Lime to put together a yard sale. The Yard Sale will take place in the parking lot and all proceeds will support Latintias. In addition 50% of the proceeds made inside the store from 10am – 7pm will go to support Latinitas. Volunteers are needed to donate yard sale items, like clothing, home accessories, equipment etc, that are in good or decent shape. Volunteers are also needed to help set up and break down the event and to help customers and sell yard sale times during the event. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639.


Latinitas Girl Power Fest
Saturday, April 28, 10:00a.m.-3:30 p.m. Location: UTEP Business College. Latinitas Teen Leadership Institute is hosting a Girl Empowerment Conference to focus on positive self esteem, leadership skills and community service for young girls. Volunteers are needed as guest speakers and to guide the teen girls throughout the conference. Volunteers are also needed to help plan the conference, promote the event, invite youth, recruit entertainment and and obtain donations for goodie bags and door prizes that will be offered at the conference. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639.

 

Latinitas Girl Power Fest Prep Week of April 23 – April 27, Office Hours (10:00 a.m. – 6:00p.m.. Location: Latinitas Headquaters (1359 Lomaland) 

Latinitas Teen Leadership Institute is hosting a Girl Empowerment Conference to focus on positive self esteem, leadership skills and community service for young girls. Volunteers are needed to help to do some office work related to the conference during the week. Volunteers can sign up for any days and times that they are available during the week. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639.

Viva La Voz CAMP Chicas Advancing in Media Project

Saturday, April 7 and April 21 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Location:  Latinitas Headquarters (1359 Lomaland).

Latinitas invites teen girls (ages 13-18) to participate in writing & multimedia workshops. Girls will be writing magazine stories and producing media projects to be published in our online magazine. Volunteers are needed to help mentor the teen participants during the scheduled workshops, help with the planning process, and serve as guest speakers with media related experience. If you are interested in helping or would like more information about attending the workshop, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639.

 

 

Teen Leadership Institute

Saturday, April 14 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Location:  Latinitas Headquarters (1359 Lomaland).

Latinitas Teen Leadership Institute is a leadership program for high schools girls where they will learn how to become a strong voice in their community. Volunteers are needed to help with the planning the leadership workshops, arranging guest speakers to speak at the workshops, and volunteers are also needed the day of the event to help with set up, run through and break down.  We are also seeking Latina leaders to serve as guest speakers for our upcoming monthly workshops. If you are interested in helping or would like more information, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call  915.282.5639.

 

Latinitas Volunteer Orientation

Tuesday,April 17, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Location: Latinitas Headquarters (1359 Lomaland #502).

Latinitas will be providing a volunteer orientation to any potential 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 bring all your friends over to become part of Latinitas. To apply to volunteer fill out a volunteer application here. If you are interesting in attending, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call  915.282.5639.

 

Creative Expression Saturday Camps & After-School Clubs

Saturday, April 14, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Judge Marquez Library Branch (610 N. Yarbrough). 

Saturday, April 21, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Richard Burges Library (9600 Dyer).  Held Weekly After School at Various Public Housing Centers

Female volunteers are needed to assist our workshop leaders and mentor girls

(in grades 4-8th) with hands-on media arts activities in our Saturday Camps and After-School Clubs. Our Saturday camps occur the 2nd (Eastside) & 3rd (Northeast)  Saturday of every month, so on-going mentoring is gladly accepted as well.  The After-School Clubs typically take place from 4:30-6:30 weekly at various community center around town.  If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639
LATINITAS COMMUNITY OUTREACH EVENTS
La Fe Cultural Center Exhibit

First week and last week of April, during office hours (10a.m. – 6p.m). Location: Latintias Headquarters (1359 Lomaland) and La Fe Cultural Center (721 S. Ochoa Rear).

Latinitas is hosting a photography exhibit at La Fe Cultural Center. The exhibit will highlight photography from girls in our various outreach programs. Volunteers are needed to help frame the photography at the office and to transport and hang the photos at La Fe Cultural Center. Volunteers are also needed to breakdown on the last week of the month. We need help removing the photos from La Fe and bringing it back into the office. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639.

 

Miss Representation Documentary Screening: Body Image Workshop

April 10, Time: 5-7:30. Location: UTEP

Latinitas is hosting a body image presentation at the screening of Miss Representation at UTEP. Volunteers are need to facilitate these workshops and to assist the workshop leaders and girls participating at the workshop. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call 915.282.5639.

 

Indian Ridge Middle School Health Fair

Saturday, April 14, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Location: Indian Ridge Middle School (11201 Pebble Hills).

Indian Ridge Middle School is having a health fair and Latinitas will be giving a healthy body image presentation at our booth.Volunteers are needed to distribute information and promote Latinitas to anyone that comes to our table as well as assist in the healthy body image presentations. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639

Bully Free? It’s Up to Me: The Respect & Tolerance Youth Rallies Saturday, April 14, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location: Chamizal National Memorial (800 South San Marcial Street). 

Latinitas will be hosting a booth at a youth rally/workshop against bullying, teasing and harassment.. Volunteers are needed to set up the booth and help distribute promotional information about Latinitas. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639. 

Family Fun Day

Saturday, April 14, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Location: Album Park (3110 Parkwood Dr).

Latinitas will be hosting a table at Family Fun Day. It will be an outside event where we will be doing craft activities and face painting with children. Volunteers are needed to help distribute promotional information about Latintias and assist children in arts and crafts activities. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639.

Globe Youth Service Day

Friday, April 20, 5:00 p.m.. – 8:00 p.m. Location: Chamizal National Memorial (800 South San Marcial Street).
Latinitas will be participating in the Globe Youth Service Day Kickoff, an event to encourage youth to volunteer and become an active community member. We will have a table at the event and will be doing craft activities.Volunteers are needed to assist in craft activities as well as distribute information about Latinitas. If you are interested in helping, please email latinitas.sonia@gmail.com or call and leave a message at 915.282.5639.

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