On Saturday, December 9th, forty Houston high school students braved the chilly weather and joined us for a jammed packed day of learning about community issues, meeting Senator Sylvia Garcia, and inspiring each other to become stronger youth leaders. In the morning, we heard from ELL co-founder, Mario Salinas, on how minority youth can have … Continue reading Fall Youth Leadership Conference 2017
Beatrice Engenti I have enjoyed ELL is because it opened my eyes to realize things in the society. My society didn't even know I existed. For example, gender inequality. Just because I am a women, people think I am weak, but I am not. It is up to me to show them how strong a … Continue reading Hear what our Fellows have to say!
Mi Familia Vota is happy to announce a new partnership with OCA - Asian Pacific American Advocates to improve the Emerging Latino Leaders Fellowship! As of right now, OCA and MFV will collaborate on the ELL Youth Summit taking place from July 24-28th at Rice University. OCA and MFV will also collaborate in the new … Continue reading A New Partnership with OCA
There is still a chance to attend the 5 Day Youth Summit at Rice University! The deadline has been moved to Sunday, July 16th @ 11:59PM. There is no expense to students. We will provide you with opportunities to meet Houston youth leaders, develop your personal leadership and communication skills, and engage with the elected … Continue reading Deadline Extended for Youth Summit