Find out how you can support Latinitas’ mission of empowering Latina youth by volunteering with Latinitas.

Volunteer Spotlight: Karen Siles, A Visionary Board Member

Take a moment to learn about our motivating and passionate Vice President who serves as an advocate for STEM education and a role model for girls that aspire to be a part of the tech industry. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself – what is your educational background? what do you like to do… Read more

Lucero Estrella: Millennials Rock!

The nature of Latinitas brings volunteers to our doors as old as 70 and as young as high school, but when young people do volunteer we get extra excited. That kind of initiative is unique, especially for a college freshman just getting her bearings in Austin, TX.  Lucero Estrella came to Latinitas Austin in the… Read more

Janani Janakiraman: Making Latinitas into Robot Chicas

Janani Janakiraman is Latinitas favorite kind of volunteer. Though highly qualified on her own as an engineer at IBM, Janani never comes alone – she comes with a task force that includes her oldest daughter Divya and her twin sisters Priya and Kavya and some of their friends from Westwood Highschool’s Spanish Honor Society or… Read more

Sara Martinez: A Latinitas Story

Eleven years ago, Sara Martinez joined one of the first Latinitas after school programs at Martin Middle School in Austin, TX.  Her journey from then to now – becoming a musician, travelling to Japan, studying cosmetology, using that skill to afford college and apply to the University of Texas at Austin and now plans to… Read more

Club Volunteers Wanted

Make a difference in a girl’s life as an after-school club volunteer. Latinitas hosts media enrichment clubs where girls can build confidence through media and technology. Latinitas partners with local schools to offer weekly after-school Latinitas clubs. Our clubs focus on encouraging girls to build confidence through creative multimedia expression. Girls in our clubs will participate… Read more

Become a Latinitas Intern!

Latinitas is now recruiting college students who are interested in becoming a part of our Fall Intern team! Latinitas offers exciting editorial, marketing, fundraising, design and event planning internships. Gain career experience, build your resume, gain skills and make a difference. To apply for an internship with Latinitas, submit your resume to


Find out how you can support Latinitas’ mission of empowering Latina youth by volunteering with Latinitas.

Volunteer Bulletin El Paso August 2016

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS SUMMER CAMP ASSISTANT LEADERS WANTED – Mentor girls Monday-Friday from 8:30am-12:30pm August 1-5 at 801 S. Florence August 8-12 at 4625 Delta   This summer, girls can find their creative expression outlet by producing original media arts projects in the Latinitas media and tech workshops. Local girls ages 9-14 are invited to… Read more

June 2016 Volunteer Bulletin

BE YOUNIQUE- SELF- ESTEEM WORKSHOPS We are partnering with the Housing Authority to host a day of girl power in June to encourage girls to build confidence, foster a positive body image, learn about media literacy, discover ways to express themselves and embrace their inner and outer beauty. These workshops features hands-on  workshops on self-esteem,… Read more

Spring 2016 Volunteer Oportunities

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Volunteer Bulletin March 2016

ALLIANCE FOR LATINITAS Meeting Wednesday March 23 at 6:30pm Corner Bakery (1144 N. Yarbrough) Join us to learn how you can take on a leadership role and help empower local girls. We are recruiting volunteers to serve on Alliance for Latinitas community advisory board. This groups helps support Latinitas’ mission of empowering young Latinas through… Read more

Volunteer Bulletin February 2016

COLLEGE CHICA – MENTORS NEEDED February 13 from 9am-3:00pm  UTEP Miner Village (2401 N. Oregon) Join the Latinitas team in encouraging girls to prepare for college with our UTEP field trip and college prep workshop. We are still recruiting a few more volunteers to help throughout the day with set-up, registration, ushering girls, serving lunch,… Read more

Volunteer Bulletin EP January 2016

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS HEALTHY CHICA – MENTORS NEEDED Saturday, January 30 9am-4:00pm  El Paso First – 1145 Westmoreland The Latinitas team is gearing up for our Healthy Chica Conference this Saturday, January 30. This event will help encourage girls to make healthy choices with sessions on staying active, having a positive body image, eating healthy… Read more

Fall Volunteer Bulletin

Join the Latinitas volunteer team at these upcoming events. BE YOU-NIQUE WORKSHOP *October 29 from 4:00-6:00 at the Judge Marquez Library (610 N. Yarbrough) *October 30 from 8:15-3:30 at Harmony Science Academy (9405 Betel Dr.) *November 3 from 3:00-5:00PM at SSG Manuel Puentes Middle School – 3216 Tim Foster *November 12 from 3:30-5:30pm at Riverside… Read more

Intern Spotlight Fall 2015

Bianca Duran, Marketing & Public Relations Intern UTEP Marketing Major, Junior “I would like to participate in an internship with Latinitas because I believe in everything that the organization stands for. The empowerment and confidence of young hispanic girls is something so important to me. I have volunteered numerous times with youth mentoring programs and… Read more

Volunteer Spotlight: Business Chica Planning Team

The Latinitas team would like to thank our Business Chica planning team members.  Special thanks to our committee members who help in organizing our Business Chica conference with the aim of inspiring the next generation of business leaders. Our planning team members help with event planning, coordinating the agenda, recruiting speakers, obtaining event donations, promoting… Read more

Fall Girl Empowerment Events

Our team is recruiting volunteers to help with our girl empowerment conferences. Our team hosts a series of Chica Power workshops where girls 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… Read more