POWER On Heels Fund, Inc™ is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization focused on the advancement of LATINAS by helping to decrease the impact that GENDER PAY GAP has on their earning potential. By supporting Latinas in their professional and economic growth, we are able to assist Latinas to increase earning potential, accelerate career advancement and cultivate future leaders. Through our specialized programs, mentorship, and scholarships, Power on Heels Fund, Inc. influences the Latinas of all ages, industries and background. From now to 2025, our goal is to impact the lives of 10,000 Latinas locally, regionally and nationwide.
Your contribution creates a huge impact:
Facilitating programs that minimize the social inequities of GENDER PAY GAP!
Driving the advancement of Latinas in the workplace!
Cultivating future Latina leaders through our youth programs!
Power On Heels Fund, Inc.’s programs key aim of improving the social and economic empowerment of Latina professionals, business owners and students to embrace and adopt healthier attitudes and behaviors to enhance individual growth, increase financial mastery, optimize talents, and strengthen leaders. Most importantly, minimize the impact of the social inequity that affects the future of Latinas the most – Gender Pay Gap.
At POWER On Heels Fund, Inc., we view women’s empowerment through the lens of Latinas whose growth has been challenged by social biases, cultural beliefs and institutional processes.
Latina POWER Series™ Events
These events and programs are set to provide soft skills training and resources to build confident and prepared women with the ability to communicate with influence to secure a fair wage and possess their unique style of leadership.
Latina POWER Purse Program™
This is our signature training designed to enhance valuable interpersonal skills, expand leadership opportunities and improve financial literacy. The Latina POWER Purse Programs covers three (3) key areas of learning – Emotional Intelligence, Personal Leadership, and Financial Mastery. This one day training is required for application and consideration for the POHF Scholarship.
Latina POWER Purse Program for Girls™
This program is offered to young Latinas 18 years or younger in school settings or community organizations (seniors and juniors students). The program is structured to introduce skills to develop stronger interpersonal skills, an overview on leadership, and how to increase financial responsibility before leaving home.
The POWER On Heels Fund, Inc™ will award the Latina POWER Purse Scholarship Awards to those that attended and completed the Latina POWER Purse Program™.
The POWER On Heels Fund, Inc™ awards each year the POWER On Heels Scholarship Awards in November.
Who can apply for our Power on Heels Fund Scholarship?
- Latinas that have attended and completed one of our Latina Power Purse Program™ throughout the year.
- Complete and meet all the requirements of our application process as stated on our website.
- Once received, all qualifying application will be reviewed by our Selection Committee.
- Scholarship Award recipients will be notified in October.
(Check our POHF Programs tab for dates and locations)