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
Phone: 512-322-9947
Program Details
Year Established: 
2002
Affiliation: 
None
Program Focus: 
Technology
Girls served annually: 
2500
Boys served annually: 
0
Do you serve students/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
Phone: 512-322-9947
Needed Resources/Activities
computer access
computer technology support
equipment donations
evaluation/assessment services
facilities
funding
research
STEM promotional materials
Available Resources/Activities
conferences
facilities
girls interested in STEM activities
internships
job shadowing
mentoring
speakers
teaching or tutoring
volunteers
workshops/classes/training
Populations Served
at-risk
diversity focus
elementary
high school
homeless
incarcerated youth
low income
middle/junior
rural
urban
Collaboration Interests
joint event planning
sharing resources
sponsorship
working with industry representatives
working with K-12 schools
Service Delivery Format
after school programs
clubs
museums