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By Rosie Molinary on October 30, 2007
I just made two loans to business owners using a micro-lending enterprise called Kiva. You can go to Kiva’s website and make a loan to someone in the developing world to support his or her business. Each loan has a picture of the entrepreneur, a description of their business and how they plan to use the loan- […]
By Rosie Molinary on October 29, 2007
Berta Platas, Mary Castillo, Kathy Cano-Murillo, Sofia Quintero and Caridad Pineiro are writing Halloween shorts and posting them on their blogs every day from Saturday, October 27 until Halloween on Wednesday! For all the details, go to Mary’s blog.
By Rosie Molinary on October 26, 2007
Came across the article below the other day in the paper. It’s an encourging sign to see Latin American women begin to assume positions of power and, perhaps, it will ultimately create a sea of change with regard to the execution of crimes against women and the subsequent investigations. Latin American women rise in nations long […]
By Rosie Molinary on October 23, 2007
I am launching a new weekly feature on the Hijas blog this week. Starting today (and following every Tuesday), you will meet a Body Warrior- a woman of any age, shape, size, culture, race, religion, background who is claiming her self and redefining beauty by looking at it through her own unique lens. It doesn’t […]
By Rosie Molinary on October 21, 2007
If you are from Greensboro, Wilmington, or Davidson, North Carolina, join me this week at one of these events. On Monday, October 22, I have two events at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. At 2 PM in the Joyner Room of EUC, I’ll be speaking on “The Story Behind Hijas Americanas”. At 5 […]
By Rosie Molinary on October 19, 2007
Read a great column on Friday in The Charlotte Observer. THe CO has some really talented editors, and one of the things that I have most apprecaited about the CO’s vision is that they are willing to think outside of the box. The current and past style editors (Rachel Sutherland and Crystal Dempsey) have been wholeheartedly committed […]