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”

‘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.

‘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”

‘Mija, Yes you can’ project donates $400 in T-shirt profits to GiGi’s Playhouse El Paso

EL PASO, Texas– ‘Mija, Yes you can’, a local woman empowerment project donates $400 to GiGi’s Playhouse El Paso, a local Down syndrome achievement center. GiGi’s Playhouse El Paso 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.  Continue reading “‘Mija, Yes you can’ project donates $400 in T-shirt profits to GiGi’s Playhouse El Paso”

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 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”

‘Mija, Yes you can’ to donate t-shirt profits to COVID-19 Compassionate Care Fund

EL PASO, Texas– The mission behind the ‘Mija, Yes you can’ project is to spread positivity and to give back to those in our community during challenging times. The Mijas are able to give back by donating profits from their “Mija” t-shirts to local non-profit organizations in the community. ‘Mija, Yes you can’ made theirContinue reading “‘Mija, Yes you can’ to donate t-shirt profits to COVID-19 Compassionate Care Fund”