|ORGANIZATION CONTACT INFORMATION
|YWCA Momentum Leadership
YWCA El Paso Del Norte Region
1918 Texas Avenue
El Paso, TX 79901
(915) 533-2311 ext. 261
|The vision behind the YWCA's Community Building Momentum Leadership Institute is to provide a leadership development experience for women incorporating the YWCA's Leadership Core Values of Respect, Integrity, Responsibility and Citizenship in establishing clear, healthy leadership competencies to enhance graduates' unique potentials as strong leaders.
|Leadership El Paso
Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce
9 Civic Center Plaza
El Paso, TX 79901
|A program of the Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce, Leadership El Paso is a yearlong immersion into our community’s greatest strengths and weaknesses; its historic past and promising future. It’s a magnified look at current events in an arena where key decision-makers and class participants share frank discussions and creative ideas, forging new partnerships and influential networks. Now entering its 28th year, Leadership El Paso is looking for the best the city has to offer.
415 N. Mesa
El Paso, TX 79901
website not available
|Nonprofit group dedicated to increase the leadership presence of Latina women in the El Paso area. Monthly meetings, guest speakers, trainings, and opportunity to network. Members must meet criteria and submit application for consideration.
Sofia Larkin, Executive Director
200 N. Ochoa
El Paso, TX 79901
|Community Scholars is a youth leadership development internship program that provides public policy and economic development research opportunities for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors and college students. The summer program began in 1998 and operates under Community Scholars, Inc., a non-profit corporation.
The vision is to develop regional community leaders. The future of the Paso del Norte region hinges on the ability of those who live in it to collaborate on solutions to the problems that challenge us all. Therefore, local leaders will have to think beyond state and international boundaries in ways they never have before. In coming years, we hope to forge a technological and personal connection among the future leaders of this region by developing summer programs in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, and Las Cruces, New Mexico.
|La Mujer Obrera
Maria Salas, Director
200 Texas Ave.
El Paso, TX 79902
|Organization that encourages leadership development among workers. Offers leadership development classes and services to displaced factory workers. Food cooperative, peer crisis referrals and bilingual services. Also offers personal growth-preventive health care-family and community development.
|Girl Scouts of the Rio Grande
9700 Girl Scouts Way
El Paso, TX 79924
|At Girl Scouts of the Rio Grande, we help build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place through activities that are fun and
personally challenging. In partnership with committed adults, helps girls develop qualities like strong values, social conscience, self-esteem, and decision making skills.
|Hispanic Women's Network
55 I-35 N.
Austin Texas 78702
P.O. Box 327
Austin, TX 78767
|The Hispanic Women's Network of Texas (HWNT) is a state-wide organization of individuals from diverse backgrounds who are committed to promoting the participation of Hispanic women in public, corporate and civic arenas. HWNT seeks to advance the educational, cultural, social, legal and economic well-being of all women through a broader awareness of their role in society, business and family. Members strive to celebrate the positive image and values of the Hispanic culture.
Elizabeth Ann Gates, Executive Director
Foundation for Women's Resources
3800 Parry Avenue
Dallas, TX 75226
|Leadership Texas, a program of the Foundation for Women’s Resources, is the premier statewide women's leadership program. Since 1983, Leadership Texas has been providing valuable education and training to Texas women leaders who seek to improve their leadership skills and expand their knowledge of the diverse issues, dynamics and cultures that impact the State of Texas.
P.O. Box 9052
Mission Viejo, CA 92690-9052
23182 Arroyo Vista
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688-2620
|This non-profit organization offers a proven – and enjoyable – way to practice communication and leadership skills. A Toastmasters meeting is a learn-by-doing workshop in which participants hone their speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere. Members learn communication skills by working in the Competent Communication manual, a series of 10 self-paced speaking assignments designed to instill a basic foundation in public speaking. Members also learn leadership skills by taking on various meeting roles and serving as officers at the club and district levels, and by working in the Competent Leadership manual and the High Performance Leadership program.
|Border Toasters Club
|Border Toasters is a local chapter of Toastmasters International.
Toastmasters International is a non-profit organization which gives its members the opportunity to develop and improve their public speaking abilities through local club meetings, training seminars and speech contests. At Toastmasters, members learn by speaking to groups and working with others in a supportive environment. A typical Toastmasters club is made up of 20 to 30 people who meet once a week for about an hour. Each meeting gives everyone an opportunity to practice conducting meetings, giving impromptu speeches, presenting prepared speeches, and offering constructive evaluation.
Meetings take place Wednesday Mornings at 6:30am:
6099 MONTANA AVE
EL PASO, TX 79925