At the 6th Annual Southeast Division Grant Reception and Celebration, IICF announced how the $473,000 raised by the IICF Southeast Board will impact the 23 nonprofit organizations who champion children at risk, education, and veteran causes. Con Mi MADRE received $5,000, which will be used to support our mother-daughter conferences and college & career fair … Continue reading Southeast Division of the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) Chooses CMM as an Award Recipient
April 11, 2018 (Austin, TX) Con Mi MADRE is proud to announce that it has been awarded a grant of $50,000 from the Hispanic Impact Fund, a program of the Austin Community Foundation. The grant was awarded on Friday, April 6 to the nonprofit and five other finalists whose work supports Hispanic Central Texans. … Continue reading Hispanic Impact Fund, a Program of Austin Community Foundation Grants $50,000 to Con Mi MADRE
The Atlantic and Allstate's Renewal Awards hosted in New Orleans during late March, aims to commend people and organizations who have dedicated their time to help those negatively affected by society's challenges. Read The Atlantic article overviewing the Renewal Awards and featuring Con Mi MADRE! The $20,000 received by this award will go towards general programming services provided to our mother-daughter … Continue reading Con Mi MADRE Announced as a Winner of The Renewal Awards
It’s that time of year again! As the summer dwindles down, here are some back to school tips to help your child start the year off on the right foot, brought to you by PBS Parents. And don’t forget to join us for our “Ready, Set, Go” Back to School Fair this Saturday, August 19th, … Continue reading Back to School Tips for Parents!
The Con Mi MADRE team, students, and mothers alongside Project MALES took over the University of Texas at Austin campus for the 2017 Leadership Summer Camp from July 19 to July 22. The Leadership Summer Camp was four days of learning, growing together and empowering our students and mothers to become resilient leaders. Kicking off … Continue reading Con Mi MADRE and Project MALES Leadership Summer Camp 2017: Empowering Resilient Leaders
With fresh paint, shiny new computers, and familiar faces, Con Mi MADRE welcomes the community into our new home and technology center. We hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, July 15th and shared this special occasion with Congressman Lloyd Doggett, Council Member Delia Garza, Google representatives, and the amazing people who are … Continue reading Con Mi MADRE Opens Doors to New Home
Our driven Latinas are accomplishing goals they never thought possible. They’re living the the Con Mi MADRE mission of shooting for the stars and surpassing expectations. They’re traveling the world and realizing dreams. Maricela Castro shares how she succeeded in securing an internship in Morocco and how the whole experience has changed her life. “Hi … Continue reading Maricela in Morocco – CMM Student Interns Abroad