Every year, our goal is to educate women of color about issues that are important to women, says Maria De Cambra, program director for Latina Initiative, one of the organizing groups. We also give them the tools to create their own agenda and hopefully take action.
This years focus is on electoral issues, specifically Colorado Amendments 46 through 49 (among others). Young women ages fourteen to eighteen are strongly encouraged to attend and take part in the Young Womens Track. And Rubi Nicholas, one of Nickelodeons Funniest Moms in America, will be there. Hilarious.
The conference runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Tivoli Student Union on the Auraria campus; registration is $5. Get more information at www.latinainitiative.org or by calling 303-572-2241.
Sat., Sept. 27, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., 2008