Give back to The Mija Project on #GivingTuesday

What is #GivingTuesday? #GivingTuesday is a national day of generosity, a day when you have the opportunity to positively impact organizations in our community. Donations made to The Mija Project will help us provide resources for women of all ages and help us support other non-profit’s struggling in these trying times. With your help, The Mija Project will be ableContinue reading “Give back to The Mija Project on #GivingTuesday”

WATCH: The Mija Project’s Founder has a conversation with Actress and activist, Eva Longoria

Listen to a conversation between The Mija Project’s Founder, Iris Lopez, and Actress and activist Eva Longoria.

Seven months into a movement, ‘Mija, Yes you can’ grows at a rapid rate, teams up with Paso del Norte Community Foundation

EL PASO, Texas – The project ‘Mija, yes you can’ continues to gain momentum. After seven months into its creation, the project has already made headlines both locally and nationally as well as an overwhelming response of support from the community.  The nonprofit took part in El Paso Giving Day for the first time. OrganizersContinue reading “Seven months into a movement, ‘Mija, Yes you can’ grows at a rapid rate, teams up with Paso del Norte Community Foundation”

The Mija Project successfully raises $4,891 for their first ever El Paso Giving Day

Mija, YES YOU CAN AND YES WE DID! Thanks to YOUR generous donations, The Mijas were able to TRIPLE our goal of $1,500 and our first ever El Paso Giving Day was a success! The Mijas only had one week to prepare for this event but with all of YOUR support and words of encouragement,Continue reading “The Mija Project successfully raises $4,891 for their first ever El Paso Giving Day”

Donate to ‘Mija, Yes you can’ for El Paso Giving Day

Hola Mijas y Mijos, El Paso Giving Day is tomorrow! The Mijas are so close to reaching our goal of $1,500 for ‘Mija, Yes you can.’  The generous donations that have been made throughout Early Giving Week are giving us the extra boost we need to keep on pushing to make sure our first everContinue reading “Donate to ‘Mija, Yes you can’ for El Paso Giving Day”

‘Mija, yes you can’ founder to be honored with mural to commemorate her work with the community

The Mija Project’s Founder, Iris Lopez, was chosen as the subject for the Estrella Jalisco’s Artist in Residence program. The brand is on a mission to bring color and brightness to 100 communities in the U.S.

Meet the Jefa Mijas behind ‘Mija, Yes you can.’

Hola Mijas! It’s been a while since we’ve blogged about life but trust us….. life has been happening! It’s been six months since The Mija Project launched and in that short amount of time we have seen a tremendous amount of support from Mijas and Mijos all across the nation. The Mija Project has grownContinue reading “Meet the Jefa Mijas behind ‘Mija, Yes you can.’”

‘Mija, Yes you can’ project donates school supplies to Center Against Sexual and Family Violence

EL PASO, Texas– After a successful back to school supply drop off event, The Mija project was able to gather school supplies from the community to benefit the children at the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence in El Paso, Texas. Dozens of locals showed their support and stopped by Border City Ale House inContinue reading “‘Mija, Yes you can’ project donates school supplies to Center Against Sexual and Family Violence”