Monthly Archives: May 2016

May 24th- A few changes

Dear Latinas,

Es tiempo de reunirnos.  Time to get together.  OPEN the attached flyer for details.
As in life, Change is inevitable….so you will see a different program offering this time.  Note the time change*
Speaker:  Emilio Herrera, BSW, MSW
Topic:  The New Age of Diversity and Inclusion with the Social Justice Education Network (SJEN)

Join Emilio from the SJEN, a new startup designed to engage the community using social media and engaging presentations to discuss the complex and challenging topics of diversity and inclusion.
Date: Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Time:  *6:30 pm to 8:30p.m.
Program at 6:45 p.m.
Place:  UNO Community Engagement Center
Reservations:  by 23rd May Diva Mejias, 402-884-6943 or email:
Please indicate if you want a meal for $6.00
Questions:  Text:  Marta Nieves 402-850-1413
Marta F. Nieves
Board Member


Latinas Unidas Meeting May 24

You are invited to the Latinas Unidas May 2016 meeting


Date:     Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Time:  6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Place:  To be determined

Reservations:  RSVP* by Monday, 23 to Diva Mejias, 402-884-6943 or email  


*Please indicate if you want a meal for $6.00


TopicImmigration 101 – How it affects our Community

Guest Speaker:  Mindy Rush Chipman, Rural Capacity Building Attorney,

Justice For Our NeighborsNebraska – As Rural Managing Attorney, Mindy works to promote inclusion state-wide by offering immigration education and advocacy, as well as low-income immigration legal services.  Previously, Mindy worked as an attorney at Legal Aid of Nebraska, where she helped develop the Nebraska Immigration Legal Assistance Hotline (NILAH), and earlier had her own general law practice primarily practicing in rural communities.

Note:  Learn about the outcome of the The Supreme Court case regarding the President’s Executive order (DACA, DAPA) that was challenged by several states.

We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday May 24th… Note:  location to be determined.

Nos vemos esa noche para aprender sobre La Immigracion, las leyes y como esta el systema, hoy en dia.  Come and share an interesting evening in the company of friends.  Latinas Unidas! Bring a friend