Check out what the Mija’s have going on this month!

We’re two weeks into the month of July but The Mija project still has plenty of events and fundraisers happening the rest of this month and guess what….. YOU’RE INVITED!! Take a look at what we have going on and join us! We’d love to see your smiling faces! Mija Night at Tory Burch JoinContinue reading “Check out what the Mija’s have going on this month!”

Check out what the Mija’s have going on this month!

We’re two weeks into the month of July but The Mija project still has plenty of events and fundraisers happening the rest of this month and guess what….. YOU’RE INVITED!! Take a look at what we have going on and join us! We’d love to see your smiling faces! Mija Night at Tory Burch JoinContinue reading “Check out what the Mija’s have going on this month!”

Mija, Yes you can ® celebrates PRIDE month with limited edition stickers and special PRIDE panel event

El Paso, Texas– During the month of June the LGBTQ+ community comes together to for PRIDE month. A month where families, friends and LGBTQ+ allies celebrate the diversity within their communities. The Mija Project is proud to partner with El Paso Sun City PRIDE to bring the community our first ever panel discussion aimed towardsContinue reading “Mija, Yes you can ® celebrates PRIDE month with limited edition stickers and special PRIDE panel event”

Mija, Yes You Can® teams up with NAMI El Paso to raise funds for mental health resources

May is Mental Health Awareness month and Mija, Yes You Can® is partnering with the National Alliance on Mental Illness of El Paso (NAMI) to raise funds to provide resources for the Borderland. From now until the end of the month, with every purchase made from the Mijas’, you will receive a free “Be kindContinue reading “Mija, Yes You Can® teams up with NAMI El Paso to raise funds for mental health resources”

Join The Mijas for a virtual Margarita and Tacos event!

Join The Mijas for a FREE Friday evening Zoom event where we’ll chat and teach you how to create our Mija’s version of famous Mexican rolled tacos! Pair your rolled tacos with a signature ‘Mija Margarita’ that you will create along with us and drink with us! A few of our Mijas will join fromContinue reading “Join The Mijas for a virtual Margarita and Tacos event!”

‘Mija, Yes you can’ is turning 1! Join us for our one year anniversary celebration

EL PASO, Texas– Support for the Mija, Yes You Can® organization has erupted since its March 2020 launch as its mission to empower communities of women and girls gains traction throughout the state. After just one year of running the Mija Project during an unprecedented pandemic, founder Iris Lopez alongside her creation team Shelby Montgomery,Continue reading “‘Mija, Yes you can’ is turning 1! Join us for our one year anniversary celebration”

PRE-ORDER your ‘Mas Amor, por favor’ T-shirt

The “Mas Amor, Por Favor” project intends to bring some Valentine’s Day love and warmth to the residents of SunRidge at Cielo Vista and your pre-order of a ‘Mas Amor, por Favor’ shirt can help The Mijas spread some love to these residents. The pandemic has taken a toll on all populations of the communityContinue reading “PRE-ORDER your ‘Mas Amor, por favor’ T-shirt”

Mija, Yes You Can® gives back to senior citizens with ‘Mas Amor, Por Favor’

The Mija Project is gearing up for another give-back project and seeking public support for the senior citizen community. The pandemic has taken a toll on all populations of the community however, seniors confined to care homes have been especially isolated. Local nursing homes have seen spikes in coronavirus cases and ongoing quarantine efforts haveContinue reading “Mija, Yes You Can® gives back to senior citizens with ‘Mas Amor, Por Favor’”

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”