March 7, 2016

It takes a village: help us crowdfund for childcare!

Ada Recinos
Imagine having to choose between following your dreams or postponing them once again because you can’t afford to pay a sitter for your children. Prospera does not think this is a choice low-income Latina moms should have to make. You can help provide Latina...Continue reading »
February 18, 2016

Welcome our new Administrative Assistant!

Ada Recinos
Monica Gallegos joined Prospera in February 2016 as our Administrative Assistant. She is currently working on a graduate degree at UC Berkeley! We are thrilled to have her in the space and on our team, read below to get to know Monica! Why did you join...Continue reading »
January 28, 2016

Exciting news!

Happy New Year! On behalf of the Prospera board of directors I'd like to share some exciting news. Prospera has revised its leadership structure to better reflect our cooperative values. Maria Rogers Pascual , formerly Director of Program Innovation and...Continue reading »
December 18, 2015

Isabel and Anahi refuse to accept the wage gap!

Did you know that the wage gap for Latina women in California is 57 cents ? That means Latinas ONLY make 43 cents for every dollar a man earns! The leaders that participate in our programs, like recent Prospera 1 graduate Isabel and Prospera Fellow Anahi, are...Continue reading »