Con Mi MADRE’s Response to COVID-19

Dear Con Mi MADRE Familia and Supporters, Con Mi MADRE takes the health and wellbeing of our community very seriously and believes enacting prudent safeguards are absolutely necessary to minimize any potential risk of exposure to the Coronavirus, or COVID-19, in the areas that we serve in Austin, El Paso, and Fort Worth. Therefore, we would … Continue reading Con Mi MADRE’s Response to COVID-19

Latina Inspired Halloween Costumes

BY STEPHANIE DE LA CRUZ Halloween is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than dressing up as a strong Latina role model!? Check out the pictures below for inspiration!   Rita Moreno Sonia Sotomayor  Selena Quintanilla  Frida Kahlo  We hope this inspires you to find your inner #EmpoweredLatina! Happy Halloween from … Continue reading Latina Inspired Halloween Costumes

All About Hispanic Heritage Month

What is Hispanic Heritage Month? Hispanic Heritage Month is recognized from September 15-October 15 and celebrates the history, culture, and contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans in the United States. The Importance Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month allows children to be informed and proud of their culture! It's important for Latino and Hispanic children to see … Continue reading All About Hispanic Heritage Month

September Birthdays

BY STEPHANIE DE LA CRUZ Did you know that out of twenty-one Con Mi MADRE employees, a third of them have birthdays in September? Here’s a look at some of the characteristics that make up the Virgos and Libras in our chapters! Virgos  (August 23-September 23) Strengths: Loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, and practical Virgos are known … Continue reading September Birthdays