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 love whomever you want!

Hola Mijas, These past several weeks have been an eye opening experience for many of us when it comes to learning and understanding more about the social injustice black people in the U.S. have been dealing with throughout their lifetime. Our Jefa Mija has taken the time to speak to other black women in ourContinue reading “Mija, yes you can love whomever you want!”

Mija, Yes you can take control of your health, your weight and your life

Hola Mijas, The Mija project gives women of all ages the platform to share their stories of struggle and success in hopes of reaching out to other women who might need a little bit of encouragement themselves. Becky Murillo Huenneke shared her story of being diagnosed with Diabetes on her Facebook page and allowed theContinue reading “Mija, Yes you can take control of your health, your weight and your life”

For the next month, ‘Mija, Yes you can’ project to join forces with GiGi’s Playhouse of El Paso

EL PASO, Texas– Much like many events and organizations, COVID-19 has impacted GiGi’s Playhouse of El Paso. The organization depends on funds raised through events, but due to the ongoing pandemic, the organization had to postpone its primary fundraiser the “I have a voice Gala”.  That’s where the local women’s empowerment project ‘Mija, Yes YouContinue reading “For the next month, ‘Mija, Yes you can’ project to join forces with GiGi’s Playhouse of El Paso”

Mija, Yes you can buy NEW Mija gear!

Hola Mijas, It’s been three months since the Mijas launched “The Mija Project.” In those three months we have sold shirts all across the country! From Texas to California to Washington to Virginia! YOU MIJAS ROCK! We’ve also been able to make our first big donation to UMC’s COVID-19 Compassionate Care Fund. The first ofContinue reading “Mija, Yes you can buy NEW Mija gear!”

‘Mija, yes you can’ project donates $400 in T-shirt profits to UMC’s COVID-19 Compassionate Care Fund

EL PASO, Texas – ‘Mija, Yes you can’, a local woman empowerment project donates $400 to a fund aimed at helping patients and their families who have been affected by COVID-19.  The ‘Mija, Yes you can’ project started back in March. Shortly after its launch, organizers teamed up with the Executive Director at University MedicalContinue reading “‘Mija, yes you can’ project donates $400 in T-shirt profits to UMC’s COVID-19 Compassionate Care Fund”

Mija, Yes you can STILL have our secret recipe to homemade Chico’s Tacos

Hola Mijas, So here we are. Another week of staying at home and another week without Chico’s Tacos being open! *cries in spanish* When we first posted this blog a month ago, the response was overwhelming! 14,589 views and over 400 shares on Facebook. Y’all really do love your Chico’s Tacos! Many of you triedContinue reading “Mija, Yes you can STILL have our secret recipe to homemade Chico’s Tacos”

Mija, Yes you can have our secret recipe to homemade Chico’s Tacos

Hola Mijas, So here we are. Another week of staying at home and another week without Chico’s Tacos being open! *cries in spanish* When we first posted this blog a month ago, the response was overwhelming! 14,589 views and over 400 shares on Facebook. Y’all really do love your Chico’s Tacos! Many of you triedContinue reading “Mija, Yes you can have our secret recipe to homemade Chico’s Tacos”