The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), our nation's oldest and largest Hispanic membership based organization announced Milwaukee, Wisconsin as the site of its 2014 National Women's Conference. The conference will provide capacity building and inspirational workshops with nationally recognized speakers speaking on the most pressing topics confronting women.
LULAC and Procter&Gamble issue grant for Winter Coat Giveaway!
With an emergency grant provided by LULAC and Procter & Gamble through their "Orgullosa" program, LULAC of Wisconsin held their WINTER COAT GIVEAWAY on Saturday, January 25, 2014. State Director Dr. Arturo Martinez stated, "We are excited that LULAC Councils from Kenosha, Milwaukee, Racine and Waukesha brought children in need and that we were able to provide them with free winter coats."
LULAC Latinas Council #330 Holds Inaugural Purple Dress Event!
Under the leadership of Council President Crisela Zavala, LULAC Latinas Council #330 of Milwaukee, Wisconsin held their first Purple Dress Event raising funds for much needed women's programs! During the event inspirational remarks were provided by Wisconsin State Representative JoCasta Zamarripa, UMOS Hispanic Women of the Year Maria Castrejon-Pérez, LULAC National VP-Midwest Region Darryl Morin and more!
LULAC Youth from Midwest to participate in Multicultural Awareness Training at LULAC Conference in Milwaukee!
On Saturday, March 29, 2014 during LULAC's National Women's Conference and Midwest Regional meetings, LULAC Youth and youth from throughout the Midwest will gather in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and take part in McDonald's Corporation's Multicultural Awareness Youth Training. During the training, youth from African American, Asian, Hispanic and LGBT communities will learn the factors included in Multicultural Awareness and role play various strategies for addressing issues that may arise in both professional and personal settings.
LULAC Member Andrea Mendez Barrutia recognized by Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Wisconsin (HCCW) for leading Small Business of the Year!
Andrea is a member of LULAC Council #330 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Andrea is the founder and President of MiVoz.com providing online event announcement and event planning solutions to non-profits. Learn more at MiVoz.com !
Congratulations Andrea from your entire LULAC family!
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The Mission of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) is to advance the economic condition, educational attainment, political influence, housing, health and civil rights of the Hispanic population of the United States.