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Latinas Connecting, Learning And Mobilizing

Latinas Connecting, Learning And Mobilizing

      Dear friend, Throughout the past month, LatinasRepresent has been actively involved in lifting up and engaging Latina leaders across the nation. During Women's History Month, LatinasRepresent co-hosted an event with EMILY's List, joined an inspiring...

Become the best organizer that you can be

Become the best organizer that you can be

Nicole: My name is Nicole Castillo and I'm delighted to have the opportunity to speak with Maria Elena Durazo. Thank you for joining us today, Maria. Maria Elena: Thank you, Nicole. N: I wanted to start by asking how you got started in public service? ME: Well, I was...

My Path to Public Service

My Path to Public Service

My Path to Public Service: How a Fellowship Helped Me Build My Career I grew up in a working-class neighborhood of California in an area that has seen its fair share of economic struggles. Our skies were permanently stained gray, a result of the smog blowing in from...

Latina Leadership Institute Launches in San Antonio

Latina Leadership Institute Launches in San Antonio

"There's a problem with US leadership when Latinas aren't represented in Congress and state legislatures,” wrote Elaine Ayala in the San Antonio Express News, announcing the Latina Leadership Forum launch hosted by the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC)...

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