You. Making a difference.
There would be no MANA de San Diego without its dedicated volunteers.
From Latinas in upper management to middle school students, MANA volunteers give life to MANA’s mission of Empowering Latinas through Education, Leadership Development, Community Service and Advocacy.
Make a difference. Bring your expertise. Get involved.
Join a MANA de San Diego committee (click a title to see more):
Give MANA de San Diego a cohesive and powerful public presence and voice on matters of importance to MANA’s mission and membership.
Organize MANA’s annual “Brindis”, our premiere fundraising event. Secure sponsorships; design invitations; select the menu and entertainment; tap community partners for auction items – important responsibilities waiting to be addressed.
Outreach to businesses, organizations, and philanthropists securing financial contributions to sustain MANA events, programs and operations. Coordinate with the Brindis Committee. Research and pursue grants.
Move MANA de San Diego members and our communities forward, with healthier habits and lifestyles, by making health and well-being information and education an integral part of all MANA programs. From the “Hermanita” to the graduate of the Latina Success Leadership Program, MANA empowers its members for a lifetime of success and leadership by also focusing on the importance of sounds mind and bodies for all. Click for more info.
Become an Hermanitas Mentor. Give unique one to one mentoring support to middle and high school students on the road to empowerment. The unique knowledge, experience and passion of Hermanitas Mentors are vital to the success of these emerging leaders.
Lend your expertise and enthusiasm to organizing MANA’s bi-annual Latina Success Conference – a gathering of influential business, professional and community leaders addressing topics of importance to the Latino community: leadership development, finance, health, career and small business development. Plan conference sessions, recruit speakers and organize logistics.
Involve yourself in crafting and distributing all MANA messaging about our mission, programs, events and news. Write press releases and content for membership e-newsletters and website.
Plan and implement a dynamic calendar of events, in support of MANA members: networking breakfasts; annual membership meeting; MANA Pláticas (talks); annual networking Mega Mixer; annual Holiday Party. Generate membership e-newsletter and website content. Represent MANA at community events.
Provide assistance in distributing thousands of dollars from the MANA Scholarship Program to Latinas pursuing higher education. Solicit and review scholarship applications. Identify eligible scholarship recipients. Assist in planning the scholarship awards ceremony.
For more information or to join a MANA Committee, please contact the MANA office at 619.297.0115.