“For years I never raised my eyes from the floor.  I thought life had nothing more to offer. But now I have discovered that being a woman does not need to limit me, it does not mean I deserve less respect, or have less to say. Every human being has worth, and deserves an opportunity to grow.”

 Skidmore Prize Awarded to Chicas Coordinator Leticia Aguilar!

Each year, the Willamette Week Give Guide recognizes four outstanding young adults who work to benefit their community.


We are proud to announce that Adelante's own Leticia Aguilar has received this distinct honor for her work with our Chicas Youth Development program!


Since 2009, Leticia has worked to empower Latina girls.Having faced many of the same struggles as the girls she serves, she acts as a powerful role model and creates life-changing personal connections.


Read Leticia's profile and and show your support by making a donation in Lety's honor in the Give Guide!

¿Por Qué No? Taqueria will provide one free taco to all Adelante Mujeres G!G donors, a $20 gift certificate for donations over $100 and match all donations of $150 or more up to $3,000.

 Donate through the Give Guide Here




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