Join us for our Membership Appreciation Mixer!

Posted on Feb 17, 2015 in ELLA, Events, News

Latina Coalition Silicon Valley is proud to announce our 2015 ELLA class! Join us for this membership mixer as we introduce the class of 2015, mix and mingle with new and former members, and enjoy the beautiful view from the Capital Club! Complimentary wine and appetizers will be provided. Special thanks to KQED for sponsoring […]

Jaqui Guzman on Latino Focus: Episode 2

Posted on Oct 1, 2014 in News

  Join us on Thursday, October 2 at 7PM as CreaTV launches their second episode of Latino Focus. LCSV is proud to announce that our president, Jaqui Guzman will be a highlighted guest on the show! Tune in at Silicon Valley channel 30 (cable) or via live-stream (only Thursdays at 7pm). Other guests include: Marcelo […]

Register to Vote!

Posted on Sep 24, 2014 in News

The Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley is proud to launch a voter registration campaign with Univision and Voto Latino. LCSV is dedicated to civic engagement and leadership development, the first step of which is voting. Latinos comprise 34% of California’s adult population but just 17% of likely voters according to the PPIC. Sadly, 60% of Latino […]

La Familia – Community Engagement Award Recipient Announced!

Posted on Sep 22, 2014 in News

The Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley is proud to announce our president, Jaqui Guzman, and her family have been awarded the La Familia Community Engagement Award from the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley. The La Familia award is given each year to recognize and award an exemplary Latino Familia that is inspirational to others in […]

Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley on NBC/Telemundo

Posted on Aug 25, 2014 in News

Celebrating the LCSV’s Quinceanera

Latina Coalition Silicon Valley 15th Anniversary

Posted on Aug 1, 2014 in Events, News
Latina Coalition Silicon Valley 15th Anniversary

Latina Coalition Silicon Valley invites you to celebrate our 15th Anniversary!   Saturday, September 6th, 2014 | 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza 1700 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose, CA 95116 – click for directions http://schoolofartsandculture.org/ Reserve your seat or table in advance by purchasing through […]

ELLA Video Project: Underrepresentation of Latinas in STEM

Posted on Jun 6, 2014 in ELLA, News, Video

Upon graduating, each of the ELLAs had to work on a video project that discussed issues impacting Latinas. The Latina Coalition of Silicon Valley’s Engaged Latina Leadership Activist (ELLA) Program Class of 2013 presents a video focused on the lack of Latinas in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.   View more videos created by the […]

ELLA Video Project: Overrepresentation of Incarcerated Latinas

Posted on Jun 6, 2014 in ELLA, News, Video

Upon graduating, each of the ELLAs had to work on a video project that discussed issues impacting Latinas. Exploring the overrepresentation of incarcerated Latinas and how this affects them as individuals and as agents of integrated social systems. Incarcerated Latinas are often stigmatized and written off as non-members of society; our goal is to change […]

ELLA Video Project: Access to Healthcare

Posted on Jun 6, 2014 in ELLA, News, Video

Upon graduating, each of the ELLAs had to work on a video project that discussed issues impacting Latinas. “Women in particular need to keep an eye on their physical and mental health, because if we’re scurrying to and from appointments and errands, we do not have a lot of time to care of ourselves. We […]

ELLA Video Project: Scarcity of Latinas in Leadership

Posted on Jun 6, 2014 in ELLA, News, Video

Upon graduating, each of the ELLAs had to work on a video project that discussed issues impacting Latinas. This video was created to bring awareness on the scarcity of Latinas in leadership and inspire Latinas to get involved and develop their leadership skills.   View more videos created by the ELLA Class of 2013 Learn […]