AUSTIN VOLUNTEER

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

Latinitas Austin Summer 2017 Volunteer Opportunities

  Join the Latinitas Team this summer and gain a rewarding volunteer experience! We have opportunities for students, professionals and anyone interested in working with children, supporting our office or connecting with the community we work with. This summer, our volunteer opportunities include: Summer Camp Assistants Office Support Community Event Volunteers   Summer Camp Volunteer… Read more

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 latinitasld@yahoo.com.

EL PASO VOLUNTEER

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

Make a Difference in a Girl’s Life

Latinitas partners with local schools, nonprofits, libraries and community centers to offer weekly after-school clubs. Our clubs focus on encouraging girls to build confidence through media and technology. Girls in our clubs will participate in hands-on activities such as creative writing, photography, video making, arts & crafts, skits and more. Club Leader volunteers commit 2… Read more

Volunteer Bulletin Fall 2016

BUSINESS CHICA PLANNING TEAM September 24 from 10-4pm at Southwest University The Business Chica workshop is focused on encouraging local girls to discover their entrepreneurial spirit, to learn about careers in the business sector and to prepare as the leaders of the 21st Century. Girls will connect with female business leaders as they develop business skills,… Read more

Volunteer Bulletin El Paso Summer 2016

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS SUMMER CAMP ASSISTANT LEADERS WANTED – Mentor girls   Fashionista Camp – July 11-13 Hollywood Camp – July 18-21 Multimedia Arts Camp – July 25-28 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… Read more

Spring 2016 Volunteer Oportunities

Join our team by volunteering at our upcoming event. Scroll down for a list of volunteer opportunities and add your name to sign up to volunteer. Latinitas Fest April 16 from 8am-4:30pm UTEP Miner Village 2401 North Oregon. FEMALE volunteers are needed to help with our girl empowerment conference (set-up, decorating, registration, ushering girls, aiding… Read more

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. There are opportunities to volunteer to motivate girls to go to collge from 9am-12pm and 12-3:00pm. For more information, please email… Read more

Volunteer Bulletin EP January 2016

  ALLIANCE FOR LATINITAS Meeting Wednesday, February 10 at 6:00pm Corner Bakery (1144 N. Yarbrough) We are recruiting volunteers to serve on Alliance for Latinitas community advisory board. This groups helps support Latinitas’ mission of empowering young Latinas through marketing, event planning, logistics and fundraising. Join us to learn how you can take on a… 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