We stand with Familias: Uncaged and United

We stand with Familias: Uncaged and United We stand on the shoulders of many great women, grandmothers, mothers, aunts, sisters, and comadres who have lived an unabashed history of resisting and persisting. CLF is an organization with strong social justice leanings and activism. This year’s Gala theme is “We stand with Familias: Uncaged and United.” … Continued


Each year, the Chicana Latina Foundation awards scholarships to Latina college students, valued at $1,500 each. Our 2022 application is now open and closes on March 31, 2022.  Eligibility Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible for the CLF Scholarship: Self-identify as a Chicana and/or Latina Be enrolled in an accredited … Continued

Annual Dinner 2011/2012

The Chicana Latina Foundation Board Of Directors cordially invites you to our Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner to celebrate the 2011 Scholarship Awardees. We are also pleased to announce this year’s Legacy Award to Catherine Sandoval, California Utilities Commissioner and the Emerging Leader Award to Rebeca Rangel, Senior Vice President, Bank of the West. When Friday, … Continued

Annual Dinner 2010

THE CHICANA / LATINA FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS Cordially invites you to our ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP DINNER to celebrate our 2010 Scholarship Awardees and to honor PATRICIA RODRIGUEZ ArtistaLegacy Award and ANA PEREZ Executive Director, CARECENEmerging Leader Award Date & TimeFriday, October 15, 2010 6:00pm – 7:00pm: Reception7:00pm – 9:00pm: Dinner & Program Location South San Francisco … Continued

Contact Us

Office Chicana Latina Foundation 1419 Burlingame Ave. Suite W2Burlingame, CA 94010Phone: (650) 548-1040 Email: CLFinfo@chicanalatina.org Social Media Facebook: CLF Foundation Facebook: CLF Alumnae Twitter Instagram LinkedIn   2021 Newsletters  December 2021 News – #GivingTuesday – Make CLF Your Thing November 2021 News – Tu Eres Mi Otro Yo October 2021 News – Countdown to Annual Awards … Continued


The Chicana Latina Foundation is propelled by the amazing family of volunteers who are the backbone of everything we do. We have a wide range of opportunities to contribute to our mission including: Scholarship selection committee Administrative support and participation in mass mailing parties Awards gala table sponsors Becoming a Donor or assisting our fundraising … Continued


For more than forty years we’ve grown the power and potential of Latinas to graduate from college and become leaders in their careers and communities. We’ve distributed more than one million dollars in scholarships to students and built a powerful network of more than 600 Latina leaders. In our recent survey of more than 600 … Continued


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Mission, History & Values

Our Mission To empower Chicanas Latinas through personal, educational, and professional advancement. Our History In 1977, three Latina students at the University of California, Berkeley – Yolanda Ronquillo, Dr. Olga Terrazas, and Margaret Santos –saw first-hand the struggles facing Latinas in higher education, particularly those who were first generation college students. Recognizing that they needed … Continued

Who We are

  The Chicana Latina Foundation is a non-profit organization that promotes professional and leadership development of Latinas. As the fastest growing population in California, Latinas are the future. Young, multicultural and entrepreneurial, by 2030, Latinas will make up the largest share of California’s workforce. Even though Latinas college graduation rates are increasing, far too many … Continued