Latinitas El Paso – College Chica program

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The College Chica team is recruiting middle and high school girls to join us at a free college prep event. Please share this event on your blog.
College Chica
February 21 from 10am to 2pm
UTEP Mike Loya Academic Services Building.
Girls are invited to discover the importance of college and get an insider’s view of college life on February 21 from 10am to 2pm at the UTEP Mike Loya Academic Services Building. College Chica is a full-day conference centered around college attainment. The event will feature college prep workshops, a college student panel and keynote speakers presenting on the value of academic pursuit. Girls ages 10-18 are invited to attend Latinitas’ College Chica conference. Girls will have an opportunity to tour the UTEP campus, meet college student mentors, attend workshops on the importance of education and participate in activities to start preparing for college. The event is co-hosted by Latinitas, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering young Latinas, and the UTEP Center for Civic Engagement. The event is free.  For more information, call 915.219.8554, email latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com or visit www.LatinitasElPaso.com
We want to connect girls with inspiring role models and expose them to educational opportunities. We hope you will join us in raising awareness of this uplifting event. If you have any questions or would like more information, please feel free to contact me at 915.219.8554 or latinitaselpaso@yahoo.com.  Thank you for your kind consideration.
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Thank you from the LEGACY Community Network

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The first question asked … was: ‘If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?’

But…the good Samaritan reversed the question: ‘If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?”
―Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Thank you for your continued support of LEGACY Community Network. Many lives have been improved and sparks have been rekindled through the caring and dedication of our network. We, at LEGACY, strive to ensure that the youth of El Paso County have the basic needs, skills, and ambition they need to be successful in school and to graduate on time. It takes a helpful, driven community to make a change in El Paso County. 75 individuals were present for yesterday’s 4th year anniversary! We appreciate all of you and all that you continue to do for the community.

Share the spirit of LEGACY with others and make plans to join us on March 11th.