Red Ribbon Campaign Oct. 23-31

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
redribboncamarenaThe National Family Partnership organized the first Nationwide Red Ribbon Campaign. NFP provides drug awareness by sponsoring the annual National Red Ribbon Celebration. Since its beginning in 1985, the Red Ribbon has touched the lives of millions of people around the world. In response… Read More

Art Aids Art Summer 2014

Friday, August 1st, 2014
artaidsartTom Harding Co-founding Director of Art Aids Art a nonprofit organization serving women and children through programs in impoverished South African townships has sent a Summer 2014 update.   The latest newsletter welcomed new followers from Art of Adornment, St. Andrew’s Fair Trade Market, Santa Fe Folk… Read More

Maria Cervantes, Math Fair — Telemundo 52

Thursday, July 31st, 2014
MIND Research Institute's Maria Cervantes discusses the Aug. 2 Math Fair on Telemundo 52's Acceso Total. The MIND Research Institute will be hosting The Math Fair on August 2, 2014 at the UCI Bren Events Center at UC Irvine from 10 am - 4pm. Admission to the event is FREE and the first 500 will receive FREE parking. Registering in advance on the website will enter you into a drawing for a FREE iPad.   For more information: Read More

A Letter to OC’s Sheriff Hutchens

Friday, June 27th, 2014

oc_ice_endsGrassroots immigrant rights groups in Orange County request total end to ICE Collaboration!

  The organizations CoMMUn, DeColores Queer Orange County, Dreams at UC Irvine, Orange County Dream Team, RAIZ, and We are San Juan submitted a letter to Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens requesting… Read More

Catchafire helps nonprofits

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
catchafireCatchafire is a community of individuals striving to push the social good sector forward by focusing on efficient and effective ways to give back. One way they do this is by matching professionals with nonprofits based on their skills, cause interest and time availability.   Founded by CEO Rachael… Read More

Latinas in STEM LA/ Silicon Valley/ NYC

Monday, May 12th, 2014
latinas_stemThe Latinas in STEM Foundation was founded in the summer of 2013 by five Latina MIT alumnae who were interested in formalizing the work they were already doing in their respective communities. They have offices in Los Angeles, Silicon Valley and New York City to promote their mission.   Read More

LatinasRepresent.org ‘The Time is Now’

Thursday, May 1st, 2014
latinas_representThe LatinasRepresent website is highlighting that 25,000,000 Latinas live in the United States. Of the 8,236 seats in state and national political office, only 109 are held by Latinas.… Read More

Voto Latino $500,000 Competition

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

The Challenge: Create Change for the Latino Community Through Technology

  voto_latino_innovatorsVoto Latino, in Partnership with The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and Google, Announces the Read More

Education Opportunity for OC Students

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Chican@s Unidos 2014 Scholarships Are Now Open

unidosIn a modest, but significant way, Chican@s Unidos wants to contribute to the educational endeavors of sisters and brothers by providing scholarships that come from donations from the community for our community. Enrollment is open from now until May 5, 2014. Recipients will be… Read More

Yesenia’s Dream Dress Drive

Friday, March 28th, 2014
yeseniasOne hundred and fifty diverse young women from Orange County and surrounding communities will gather on Saturday, April 5 for a day including everything from pampering, etiquette tips and self-esteem tools to hair and makeup tips, accessories, prom dresses and a Zumba class. Yesenia’s Dream Dress Drive will take… Read More