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  • Get Code Certified!

    Know a chica in 8th -12th grade who is interested in learning how to code for FREE? Here is her opportunity!  Latinitas is hosting an on-site Code Chica Certification Program that will teach girls how to use Javascript essentials to create their own websites from scratch. Upon completion of the program, each participant will receive a $75 stipend […]

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  • Youth Code Jam This Weekend

    We are excited to meet future coders this weekend! Visit our Tech Chicos coding station at Youth Code Jam‘s community-wide event in Austin this Saturday from 1 PM – 4 PM at the Austin Central Library downtown! Kids and teens alike will learn how to code and explore potential futures in the STEM fields. Our beginners level station […]

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  • New Full-Time Job Opening!

    We’re seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team as Volunteer Coordinator in Austin, TX. The ideal candidate has 2-3 years of experience in managing volunteer systems and programs, great interpersonal skills, managerial skills, and some social media management experience. This is a full time position (40 hours per week, M-F & some […]

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  • Tech Familia Workshops

    Make it a family event and join Latinitas for our FREE tech workshops every 2nd Saturday of the month beginning  January 19th from 10AM to 12PM.  Participating families will gain hands-on experience with 360° photography, virtual reality, 3D printing, and much more. Create a multi-media project and share your story using the latest in interactive technology. […]

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  • Latinitas Por Vida Social

    On Thursday, January 24th from 6PM – 8PM, Latinitas will kick-off the start of a new year with our alumni! If you’ve participated in Club Latinitas, Summer camps, Chica Conferences, or Workshops you are considered to be part of our growing network of Latinitas alumni. Join us as we celebrate a community of courageous leaders, meet other […]

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  • Now Seeking Event Planners!

    Austin familia! We are looking for members interested in helping us put together our annual event – The Party For Chica Power! Each year, Latinitas holds an annual celebration which represents the largest fundraising opportunity for the organization. If you enjoy party planning, now is your chance to shine!  This year’s event will take place on […]

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  • Are You Looking For A Memorable Intern Experience?

    Latinitas is looking for spring interns! Develop your skills and boost your work experience while making a positive impact on Latina youth. We have several positions open where you can explore your interests, earn school credit, and be a part of a rewarding experience while collaborating with our awesome staff. If you’re a college student […]

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  • BookPeople Is Helping Latinitas This Season!

    Booklovers, holiday shoppers, and do-gooders! BookPeople is partnering with Latinitas this holiday Season of Giving. On Monday, December 17th, BookPeople will generously donate 20% of your purchase to Latinitas when you show them the flyer below. Find the perfect gifts and make a difference this holiday season with #BookPeople and Latinitas!

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  • Latinitas PUBsada (East Austin Pub Crawl + Posada) Fundraiser!

    Welcome the holidays and give back at the same time by joining Latinitas for our annual East Austin PUBsada (Pub Crawl + Posada) – Rain or Shine! A posada (or inn) is a traditional Mexican Christmas celebration that travels from house to house. These fiestas are a way to gather with friends and family and […]

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  • We’ve launched our Empowerment Circle – Join today!

    This month, Latinitas unveiled its new donor-benefit program called the Latinitas Empowerment Circle. Our goal was to raise $16,000 by the end of the year to signify the 16 years we have been empowering girls. That money will go directly to our after-school clubs, conferences, and workshops at public libraries and public housing sites, and now, at our new […]

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