Gender Justice

¡Que Madre!


¡Que Madre! Media supports young womxn of color, ages 15-25, in the Eastern Coachella Valley (ECV) to uplift their stories and the stories of their communities. The program also provides opportunities for direct advocacy on school climate through our participation in the Alianza Community Justice Campaign.  The program empowers young people to navigate mental health … Continued

Girls and Womyn of Color (GWoC)


The Girls and Womyn of Color (GWoC) is a group of young womyn, girls, and adult allies from South Merced and surrounding communities. Designed to empower, support, and nourish the leadership of young womyn, GWoC provides a safe and caring space for participants. Resources and trainings work to develop their critical consciousness and tackle issues … Continued

Hispañas Youth Leadership Program (HYLP)


HYLP is the youth component of the statewide program, Hispañas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE). The program is designed to prepare low-income, high school-age Latinas for higher education as well as future personal and professional success. Every year, four young women from eight counties across the state are selected to participate. yli administers the program … Continued