Con Mi MADRE and Project MALES Leadership Summer Camp 2017: Empowering Resilient Leaders

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

Con Mi MADRE Opens Doors to New Home

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

Maricela in Morocco – CMM Student Interns Abroad

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

Latinas: Making Healthy Choices One Step at a Time

by the Seton Healthcare Family 2016 Magna Cum Laude Corazón Award Sponsor and Mariposa Award Honoree "You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."  - Martin Luther King, Jr. If the idea of getting healthy seems like an overwhelming task, just break it down to one step at a time. Engaging … Continue reading Latinas: Making Healthy Choices One Step at a Time

Can You Hear Me Now? An Entrepreneur’s Path to Success

When you look into the eyes of Dr. Sonia Cuero, Au.D., Doctor of Audiology and owner of Audiology of Central Texas you see pride, accomplishment and drive. Born in Mexico and raised in Carrizo Springs, Texas, Cuero struggled in elementary school and was teased by classmates because she didn't speak English. Two years of work in … Continue reading Can You Hear Me Now? An Entrepreneur’s Path to Success

Register to Vote: Don’t Take This Right for Granted

"Let each person do his or her part. If one citizen is unwilling to participate all of us are going to suffer. For the American idea, though it is shared by all of us, is realized in each one of us." - Barbara Jordan Voting is not a choice unless you are a United States … Continue reading Register to Vote: Don’t Take This Right for Granted

On the Road Again: 2016 Con Mi MADRE College Campus Tour

At the crack of dawn next Monday, March 14th, a full bus of 50 Con Mi MADRE mother-daughter teams and staff will be hitting the road for a campus visit to two campuses: Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi and Texas A&M University -Kingsville. The trip also includes lunch in Corpus Christi generously sponsored by Whataburger for all … Continue reading On the Road Again: 2016 Con Mi MADRE College Campus Tour

THANK YOU SPONSORS !! Con Mi MADRE’s 2016 Corazón Awards

Happy 2016! We hope you all had an AMAZING holiday season and a great 2016 so far! Can you believe that Con Mi MADRE’s 2016 Corazón Awards are right around the corner? Con Mi MADRE’s Corazón Awards honors individuals making a significant impact on our organization and the Austin community through individual excellence and high … Continue reading THANK YOU SPONSORS !! Con Mi MADRE’s 2016 Corazón Awards

Con Mi MADRE’s 2016 Corazón Awards Honorees

Con Mi MADRE’s 2016 Corazón Awards is almost here!! Con Mi MADRE’s Corazón Awards honors individuals making a significant impact on our organization and the Austin community through individual excellence and high levels of accomplishment. This year we will be honoring two amazing women as well as an amazing organization that do the most they … Continue reading Con Mi MADRE’s 2016 Corazón Awards Honorees