City council and the C-suite: What happens when Latinas mentor the next generation

Posted on Oct 12, 2018 in News
City council and the C-suite: What happens when Latinas mentor the next generation

“When given the resources to compete, Latinas do; when given the guidance to be successful, they are.” As part of our leadership development efforts, Latina Coalition convenes a Professional Development Circle through the Lean In Latinas Chapter to connect and collaborate with all Latinas in the area. Our group was selected by Lean In as […]

Latina Coalition’s 2018 Voting Guide

Posted on Oct 9, 2018 in News

Now more than ever it is critical for Latinas to stand together for the issues that impact our community. Make sure your voice is represented and vote on or before November 6. And don’t forget to bring along your family, friends, and neighbors. Important Dates October 22, 2018: Last day to register to vote. October […]

2018 Member-Only Summer Soiree!

Posted on Jul 27, 2018 in News

    Saturday, August 18, 2018 10 am to 1 pm PDT Location: Willow Glen, CA Details will be provided after registration is complete. Join us for a member appreciation event as we’ll collectively chart upcoming programs for Latina Coalition. This is a great opportunity to share your interest areas and determine how to take the […]

2018 Sisterhood Brunch

Posted on May 8, 2018 in News

Sunday, June 10, 2018 10 AM – 1:00 PM PDT The Westin San Jose Hotel 302 South Market Street San Jose, CA 95113 Thanks to our Sisterhood Brunch supporters and sponsors!   Keynote Speaker: Irene Chavez, Senior Vice President and Area Manager, Kaiser Permanente Celebrate with us as we host our annual Sisterhood Brunch fundraiser on […]

Our Class of 2017 ELLAs have graduated!

Posted on Jul 28, 2017 in News

This past Saturday, elected officials, community leaders, family members, Latina Coalition founders and membership came together to commemorate the dedication, hard work, and passion of 11 incredible women. Congratulations to our Engaged Latina Leadership Activist (ELLA) program graduates! What set this years graduation apart from the rest? – Our first-ever corporate sponsor for graduation – […]

2017 Annual Sisterhood Brunch

Posted on May 16, 2017 in Events, News

  Sun, June 4, 2017 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM PDT The Westin San Jose Hotel 302 South Market Street San Jose, CA 95113 Early Bird $65 General $750 ELLA $55 Amiga Table Sponsor $750 Community Advocate $1,500 LCSV Ambassador $3,000 Sponsorship Details & Register Here!   Celebrate with us as we host our annual […]

Latina Coalition’s 2016 Voting Guide

Posted on Oct 17, 2016 in News

The Latina vote is more important in this election year than ever before. With initiatives on the ballot affecting housing, transportation access, education, health, and countless other issues of importance to our families, it is critical for us to stand together for the issues that will most directly affect our community. The Latina Coalition Board […]

Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley Names Teresa Alvarado as the “2016 Sisterhood Award” Recipient

Posted on Aug 25, 2016 in News

San Jose, Calif., June 23, 2016 – Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley is pleased to announce Teresa Alvarado as the 2016 Sisterhood Award recipient. The Sisterhood Award is presented annually to honor the commitment and contributions made to Latina Coalition. The award will be presented at Latina Coalition’s Sisterhood Brunch on Sunday, June 26. Teresa’s vision, […]

Kicking off the ELLA 2016 Class!

Posted on Mar 13, 2016 in ELLA, News

Each year, Engaged Latina Leadership Program (ELLA) participants, partake in a 3-day intensive working retreat where they have the opportunity to disconnect, recharge and grow. Some of the highlights from the retreat include the Conocimiento, which gave the ELLAs an opportunity to be vulnerable and get to know each other. On Saturday, March 27 Teresa Alvarado discussed how Latina Coalition […]

Announcing: Partnership with Lean In Latinas!

Posted on Jan 24, 2016 in News

What is Lean In Latinas? The mission of Lean In Latinas is to provide a platform of encouragement and support for Latinas in the workplace to achieve higher levels of performance. Discussions provide confidence building, idea exchange, and inspiration. Recently, a colleague asked me if the Lean in Latinas circle was exclusive to Latinas and […]