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National leaders attend the Out of the Shadows Congressional Briefing to advocate and inspire

Written by Olivia Garcia, Public Policy and Training Manager, Esperanza United: National Latin@ Network On March 27, 2019, Justice for Migrant Women and other co-sponsors, including Esperanza United (formerly Esperanza United: National Latin@ Network), hosted Out of the Shadows: Exposing Workplace Sexual Violence Against Farmworker Women and Other Low-paid Women Workers […]

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Part 2: Summary of Legal and Ethical Mandates for Language Access

This information comprises the second and final part of a language access resource created and published by Esperanza United (formerly Casa de Esperanza: National Latin@ Network) The resource can be downloaded in its entirety in PDF format by clicking here. For more information on language access, please visit our Language Access […]

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Part 1: Summary of Legal and Ethical Mandates for Language Access

This information comprises the first of a two-part resource on language access created and published by Esperanza United (formerly Casa de Esperanza: National Latin@ Network). The resource can be downloaded in its entirety in PDF format by clicking this link. For more information on language access, please visit our Language Access […]

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Personally honoring powerful women for Women’s History Month

Although recognizing impactful and intelligent women who have made significant, long-lasting change to culture, science, art, and social justice is important to recognizing March as Women’s History Month, we wanted to take a moment to also acknowledge powerful women who have made a deep impact in our personal lives, but maybe […]

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A Matriarch Discusses Her Family’s Struggles and Triumphs

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, so we spoke with the mother of a family that has participated in our Fuerza Unida Amig@s program, and she told us how it impacted her husband, teenage daughters, and herself as a mother. The original interview was conducted in Spanish by Esperanza United’s […]

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The Work of Fuerza Unida Amig@s

Believing in the strengths of Latinas, their families and their communities is a main philosophy of Esperanza United (formerly Casa de Esperanza), a national Latina organization founded in St. Paul, MN in 1982 whose mission is to mobilize Latinas and Latin@ communities to end domestic violence.  Our belief that strong communities […]

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