Six Afro-Latinas Who Paved The Way For Younger GenerationsFebruary 27, 2019
Despite the setbacks these Afro-Latinas faced, we celebrate this Black History Month by spotlighting their work and as role models who do not let oppression and racism stop them from becoming triumphant women in their respective fields.
Chingona Fest: The SXSW alternative for WOCFebruary 26, 2019
“When I’m working on Chingona Fest I feel like I’m fulfilling my life’s purpose to be brown and proud and realizing the power we have as Latina leaders and entrepreneurs and creating a space where our young Latinas can realize they can step into those spaces as well,” Hernandez adds. “I really want Chingona Fest to be an experience for every attendee where they leave and feel empowered starting a business or starting college or overcoming adversity.”