04.04.10: Domingo Newsbytes

Happy Sunday! We are thrilled to have Sandra Posadas be our feature for this month’s Proyecto Latina Reading Series! We are also putting a twist on the chisme box for poetry month. Join us on Monday, April 19th, 7 p.m. @ Cedahalia’s Café. Read more…

Did you check out the Selena Tribute I posted this past week? It was great to have others chime in via the comments section.

Here are the Sunday Newsbytes:

Golf anyone? Did you know that a Latina is the No. 1 woman golfer in the world? Meet Lorena Ochoa and her plans to unveil the Lorena Ochoa Golf Academy at Goose Creek Golf Course in Mira Loma.

Ojo! Its tax time and there have been cases in the news of identity theft by tax preparers. Here are some tips on taxes that you may find useful.

GET COUNTED! Remember to fill out and send back your census form. Let’s make sure we get the resources our community needs. What’s the big deal about sending back the form some of you may ask? At the end of the day it’s about money and our communities having access to that money. We need to make sure the government allocates that money to our communities. Ultimately it improves the quality of life for our communities by having more schools, firehouses, clinics and other community services.

Top 10 Things Latinas Can Do to Ensure Sexual Health. How knowledgable are you about your body and sexual health? It’s a state of physical, emotional and mental well-being in relation to your sexuality.

Have you seen an article about a Latina or an issue that impacts the Latina community? Let us know send us the links at info@proyectolatina.org.

04.19.10: Sandra Posadas & the Chisme Box challenge

04.19.10: Sandra Posadas & the Chisme Box challenge

Sandra Posadas is the Proyecto Latina feature for April 2010. In the spirit of National Poetry Month we are presenting our first ever Chisme Box Haiku Challenge: We want your chismes in the celebrated 5-7-5 format.  Join us on Monday, April 19th @ 7 p.m at Cedahalia’s Cafe 1010-12 S. Western.