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Inspiring our Future Workforce

20160423_083806Starbucks selected the Mexican American Opportunity Foundation (MAOF) be the beneficiary of “Starbucks Global Day of Service.” This day of service represents Starbucks Global Responsibility by engaging employees and community members in comradery to help contribute more than one million community service hours per year by 2016. The program supports Starbuck’s efforts towards making communities stronger through ethical sourcing, environmental stewardship and community engagement. Read More

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37th Annual National Latina Women’s Conference

confer_maofWelcome to the 37th Annual National Latina Women’s Conference. On behalf of the board of directors and the conference committee and with immense pleasure and pride I welcome you to the longest running conference focused on advancing Latina empowerment.

Inspired by the values of MAOF – Education, Excellence, Innovation, Advocacy, Culture and Partnerships – the NLWC offers young professionals, college students and high school students a one day conference that focuses on professional development and networking.

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37th Annual National Latina Women’s Conference Brochure


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Starbucks Youth Skills Development Workshop

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Starbucks has selected MAOF as the beneficiary of its Global Month of Service in April 23, 2016. Therefore, Starbucks employees and volunteers will be at MAOF’s headquarters creating a beautification project by painting one of our structures. While this project is taking place, Starbucks leaders will join with approximately 100 youth ages 16-24 in providing three different workshops to improve social and advancement skills from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Youth will be divided into three groups and each group will attend three different workshops. Workshops will include Interviewing Skills, Resume Writing, and a Leadership Panel; which will consist of success stories from Starbucks executives. Youth will have the opportunity to apply for jobs during the event to various Starbucks locations around Los Angeles area.

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MAOF to benefit from Molina Foundation Receiving Half a Million+ New Books From Pearson

Latino Community Service Agency in Montebello Named as First Recipient

Leap Into Reading

MONTEBELLO, Calif. (Mon., Feb. 29, 2016) ― The Molina Foundation announced today that it has received a major donation of 600,000 new children’s books for its national mission of promoting literacy at home and its work to help close the country’s “word gap” impacting youths in underserved communities.

The donated publications, which include educational materials, are in English, Spanish and bilingual ― and are geared for youths ranging from kindergarteners to high schoolers. The generous donation was made by Pearson through the Pearson Book Donation Program.

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