2013 Nominee: Proud To Be Latina
Created to help Latinas banish self-doubt and break self-imposed barriers, Proud To Be Latina is a personal and professional development network that educates, empowers and encourages Latinas to rise to their full potential. Proud To Be Latina’s programs include monthly empowerment calls with experts and thought leaders, quarterly networking events, and annual empowerment conferences. In March, the group will launch its Writers Group to encourage Latinas to improve their craft and seek publishing opportunities. From providing a forum where Latinas can connect through social media and offline, to offering strategies for personal and professional advancement, Proud To Be Latina offers knowledge-based programs to help Latinas reach the highest levels of success and make an impact in their organizations and communities.