AUSTIN VOLUNTEER

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.