TIARA TUESDAY – EL PASO, TX
October 29 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The View Restaurant
Tiara Tuesday is the ultimate ladies’ night out for a good cause. It’s an excellent opportunity for local women and their friends to get together, have fun, feel pampered and support the community at the same time. A $15.00 donation at the door covers a Tiara Tuesday specialty drink and a manicure by the talented nail technicians from Milan Cosmetology Institute. All proceeds support Latinitas, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering local girls to build confidence through creative expression. For more information, contact us at 915.219.8554 or email@example.com
THE LATINA LIST – Mujeres Making a Difference Awards Luncheon
During Hispanic Heritage Month, the Latina List launched a call for 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 Luncheon will be held in February 2014 at the Woman’s Club of El Paso with proceeds supporting scholarships for the next generation of Latina youth leaders. 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. Submit your nomination for the Latina List – Due November 15th.
BUTTERFLY EFFECT BENEFIT – EL PASO, TX
May 4, 2013
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Double Tree Hotel
600 N El Paso St, El Paso, TX
“The Butterfly Effect Benefit” was held on May 4, 2013 at the Double Tree by Hilton El Paso Downtown City Center. Our fundraiser is targeted towards local women leaders and designed to showcase female talent in El Paso as well as the young girls we serve. The event features a light brunch, spa day booths, live entertainment performances, a fashion show, inspirational guest speakers, a pastry chef competition and a silent auction. The funds generated from the event support our scholarship campaign. Sponsorship and booth opportunities are available. We gladly accept donations of silent auction items and door prizes. With every gift, we ensure more girls in El Paso are connected with valuable programs and mentors that motivate, educate and inspire them.
HELEN OF TROY – CHARITY SUNDAY – EL PASO, TX
June 23 from 10am-6pm
Come shop for great products and great deals and help support Latinitas’ mission of empowering local girls through confidence-building programs. Shop a cause with a wide range of personal and household products and appliances all at great discounts!
You will find tons of great deals on a selection of hair, facial, kitchen, cooking and organizational products such as Revlon, OXO, Braun, Vidal Sassoon, Honeywell, Dr.Scholls, Brut, Hot Tools, Infusium23 and more. Helen of Troy will generously donate 10% of all sales made during the event
FOTOS DE MI ALMA – AUSTIN, TX
May 16th, 2013
Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center
600 River Street, Austin, TX 78701
Join Latinitas in celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the organization! Photos on display will be for auction, while student work will be On Sale for $50 per print. This year, Guest of Honor Austin based producer Elizabeth Avellán will be in attendance. Elizabeth Avellan is the Co-Owner–with writer/director Robert Rodriguez–and Vice President of Troublemaker Studios and President of EYA Productions. She began her producing career when she co-founded Los Hooligans Productions in 1991. Her additional producing credits include DESPERADO, FROM DUSK TILL DAWN I, II & III, THE FACULTY, SPY KIDS I-IV, SIN CITY, PREDATORS, GRINDHOUSE, and MACHETE among others. Through her EYA Productions banner, she produced the recently wrapped holiday feature film, WHEN ANGELS SING, directed by Tim McCanlies, starring Harry Connick Jr., Willie Nelson and Connie Britton. To keep up with the photographer announcements, LIKE our Facebook page!
Inspiring Fashionistas Fashion Show – EL PASO, TX
March 25, 2012
3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Always & Forever Ballroom
(3333 N. Yarbrough)
El Paso, TX
Fashionistas are teaming together to host a charity girl empowerment fashion show featuring clothing for girls, teens and women on March 25th from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Always & Forever Ballroom (3333 N. Yarbrough). Guests will enjoy a fashion show of clothing from Dillard’s, Modas Carolinas, MiSogno and Klothes Lime Boutique, listen to live music by Amalia Castro and Candace Martinez, watch a video documentary screening, view an exhibit of youth artwork, dance performance by Viva El Paso Ballet Folklorico team, and hear from an inspirational speech by UTEP Professor Dr. Irasema Coronado. This fashion show is held in partnership with El Paso Fashion Week. Our family-friendly fashion show is designed to showcase female talent in El Paso and to benefit local girl empowerment programs aimed at helping girls build confidence to succeed. Proceeds from this charity event support the scholarship fund for Latinitas. For more information, call 915.219.8554 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.