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Mujeres Latinas En Accion, Inc.

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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Children & Youth, Domestic Violence, Ethnic & Immigrant Centers, Family Violence Shelters, Homeless & Housing, Human Services, Immigration, Youth Development - Citizenship

Mission: Mujeres is a bilingual/bicultural agency seeking to empower Latinas, their families and youth to become self reliant, to take full advantage of available opportunities, and to create new opportunities to improve the quality of their lives. In pursuit of this mission, Mujeres 1) provides comprehensive services that help women explore choices, make informed decisions, develop self esteem, and enhance daily living and problem-solving skills; and 2) undertakes policy analysis and advocacy efforts with and on behalf of Latinas.

Target demographics: Latinas and their families

Direct beneficiaries per year: 8,000 people

Geographic areas served: Chicago

Programs: Latina Leadership, Parent Support, Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault counseling, and programs for children and teens.

Community Stories

2 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

Volunteer

Rating: 5

This is a home. I’ve learned to strengthen my skills and amplify my confidence and knowledge. I have learned so many things from this program and I feel like I am capable of expressing myself on a health yo and beneficial way for myself and my family.

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Client Served

Rating: 4

Some people belived that seeking help mean some one who will solve their problems, on me I learn in Mujeres Latians en Accion the art of developing my skills and learn right through the trainig and work
thanks to the Mujeres LAtinas en Accion.