Alsame’s Florensio Hernandez and Liliana Salas will present at this year’s Latinx Leaders for the Enhancement of Advocacy and Development (LLEAD) state conference. The conference theme is “Aqui Estamos: It’s Time!” The Alsame-led workshop will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, October 12, 2018 at the Lansing Center. The workshop entitled “Youth College Prep” will provide … Continue reading Alsame to Present at LLEAD State Conference in Lansing
Two 2018 Alsame scholarship recipients were recognized at the Alsame fundraiser event at PizzaPlex in Detroit, MI on July 13th. Alsame scholarships are intended to recognize and support students who, through their past activities or educational aspirations, have indicated an interest in the advancement of underrepresented groups in the United States. The two students recognized are … Continue reading 2018 Alsame Scholarship Recipients Recognized at Fundraiser
Join Alsame for food and drinks at PizzaPlex in Detroit (pictured above) and help support Latino youth seeking an opportunity to go to college. Pre-registration is $30 online or $35 at the door. Your ticket covers pizza and a drink and all proceeds go towards the 2019 Alsame Scholarships. The 2018 scholarship recipients will also … Continue reading Alsame Fundraiser: Eat a little, help a lot.
Meet and mingle with Alsame members at Pizza Plex on April 17th at 6pm. Learn about Alsame’s mission and about how you or your organization can become members. Plus, eat delicious pizza, have a drink, sing karaoke, and learn how to make a pizza from the pros. Location: 4458 W Vernor Highway, Detroit 48209 Share … Continue reading Alsame April Social
Vanessa Reynolds, Alsame Scholarship Coordinator, was awarded the Michigan Association for College Admissions Counseling (MACAC) Ace Award at the MACAC Conference on March 21, 2018. Vanessa was part of this year’s MACAC conference planning committee. She is an Admissions Counselor at Wayne State University and has been a part of Alsame for over 14 years. … Continue reading Vanessa Reynolds Receives MACAC Ace Award
Board members Florensio Hernandez, Vanessa Reynolds, and Salvador Lopez represented Alsame at the 2018 Latino Youth Conference (LYC) in Grand Rapids. The conference is organized by the Bob & Aleicia Woodrick Center for Equity and Inclusion at Grand Rapids Community College and it draws close to 800 8th graders each year. The 19th annual Latino … Continue reading Alsame Represented at the 2018 Latino Youth Conference at GRCC
The 2016 Alsame conference was hosted by Saginaw Valley State University (SVSU). SVSU staff did an amazing job of organizing the conference. We would like to give a special thanks to Alsame member Carmen Stricker for all of her hard work with SVSU’s students, faculty, and staff. Some of the highlights can be found in … Continue reading 2016 Conference Gallery