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The Latina Coalition's mission is to prepare and educate Latinas in the areas of civic engagement and leadership development as an expression of our shared values of service, commitment, and appreciation for the Latinas who have paved the way for our successes.


Program Name


Program Term


Latina Coalition Silicon Valley

Engaged Latina Leadership Activist Program

Latinas 18-25 in Silicon Valley

March – August

Apply in February


Emerge California

Democratic women in Bay Area interested in political office

Seven months

Apply in July

$35 to apply
$500 tuition


Non-profit executives in the Bay Area

Two years
Recruitment in June


HOPE Leadership Institute (HLI)

Professional Latinas in California


Apply in November


$100 to apply
plus travel costs

National Hispana Leadership Institute
Executive Leadership Program


National program for professional Latinas 24-34 years in the nonprofit sector

Nine months

Apply in July

$3,500 plus
air travel

National Hispana Leadership Institute
Latinas Learning to Lead Summer Youth Program    
National program for college-attending Latinas              June - September Free including travel expenses

CIVIC ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES: We provide support and recommendations for our members who apply for local boards and commissions. By joining the LCSV you will learn about the impact you can make as a commissioner or board member and understand how the process works.



Santa Clara County Boards & Commissions


City Boards & Commissions sites:

North County: Cupertino | East Palo Alto | Palo Alto | Los Altos | Los Gatos | Mountain View

Central County: San Jose | Santa Clara  | Sunnyvale | Milpitas | Saratoga

South County: Gilroy  | Morgan Hill


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