Mija, Yes you can. ®

Mija, Yes you can.®:

Women and Girls Empowerment

Mija, Yes you can® is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a proud featured fund for The Paso Del Norte Community Foundation’s Community of Philanthropy. Donations made to the ‘Mija, Yes you can’ fund are tax deductible.

Our Vision:

To unite, encourage and remind women and young girls that an equal world is possible.

The Mija Project

Our Mission Statement

We empower and advocate for women of all ages, races, ethnicities, social-economic status, sexual and gender identities to achieve gender equality in all aspects of life.

We aim to provide resources and education to women and girls in order to help them achieve their ambitions in life.

We achieve this empowerment by focusing on our main pillars:

  1. Education
  2. Wellness
  3. Mentorship
  4. Development
  5. Philanthropy

3rd Annual Mija Market:

Jefa Title Sponsor:

Recent Projects

Our Mija’s teamed up with a local Girl Scouts Troop for their Period Party

National Features

Our Founder, Iris Lopez, and her parents, Maria & Rene Lopez are featured on the daytime talk show “The View”
Our Founder, Iris Lopez, is featured in Now This News

How You Can Help

Send Donation

Donating to our organization helps us create more events and programs within the community.

Become a Sponsor

Whether through monetary donations or providing your companies services to our organization, becoming a sponsor helps The Mija Project continue to serve the community through events and programs.

Become a Volunteer

Become a Mija volunteer today! Sign up and let us know why you would like to join The Mija Project. You will be joining a network of strong and ambitious women who are striving to make a difference in not only our community, but the nation as well.