Latinitas - Smart Chicas

The Smart Chicas program is a series of workshops geared toward encouraging Latina youth to explore career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math.

Program Contact Info
First Name: 
Alicia
Last Name: 
Rascon
Title: 
Co-Founder & CEO
Location: 
PO Box 4284
Austin, TX 78765
United States
Phone: 512-322-9947
Program Details
Year Established: 
2002
Affiliation: 
None
Program Focus: 
Technology
Girls served annually: 
2500
Boys served annually: 
0
Does your program focus on serving youth with disabilities?: 
No
Organization Info
Organization Name: 
Latinitas
Organization Description: 
Latinitas is a non-profit focused on empowering Latina youth through media and technology.
Is your organization a non-profit [501(c)(3)]?: 
Yes
Organization Contact Info
First Name: 
Alicia
Last Name: 
Rascon
Title: 
Co-Founder & CEO
Location: 
PO Box 4284
Austin, TX 78765
United States
Phone: 512-322-9947
Available Resources/Activities
workshops/classes/training
volunteers
teaching or tutoring
speakers
mentoring
job shadowing
internships
girls interested in STEM
facilities/physical space
conferences
Collaboration Interests
working with K-12 schools
working with industry representatives
sponsorship
sharing resources
joint event planning
Populations Served
urban
rural
middle/junior
low income
incarcerated youth
homeless
high school
elementary
diversity focus
at-risk
Needed Resources/Activities
research
funding/sponsorship
facilities/physical space
evaluation/assessment services
equipment donations
computer technology support
computer access
Service Delivery Format
museums
clubs
after school programs