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Investing in Women’s Health: Pro Mujer Launches Phase II of its Health Pilot in Nicaragua

By Alejandra Narvaez, Communications Specialist, Pro Mujer in Nicaragua In an effort to expand the depth and breadth of its health services, Pro Mujer in Nicaragua launched the 2nd phase of its Health Pilot, which will provide primary care and other specialized services to clients on a voluntary basis, while maintaining a focus on prevention. In…
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Pro Mujer in Bolivia Brings its Services One Step Closer to the Women We Serve

By Paola Carvajal, Communications Manager, Pro Mujer in Bolivia Neighbors, clients, local business owners and journalists joined Pro Mujer in Bolivia on June 2nd for the inauguration of our newest center, Mosoj Wasi. Mosoj Wasi, which means “New House” in Quechua, one of Bolivia’s indigenous languages, is located in the region of Tucsupaya in the…
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Susan Hannah Appointed Chief Development and Communications Officer

Susan Hannah has just been named Pro Mujer’s Chief Development and Communications Officer! Reporting to our President and CEO Rosario Pérez, Susan will be responsible for ensuring the strategic alignment of the organization’s Communications and Development departments. In addition, she will develop, implement and significantly build our major gifts program and serve on the Board…
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Pro Mujer Featured in Special Edition of the Financial Times

Thanks to Victor Martinez of Citi and our kind friends at the Financial Times who helped make this possible, a new ad designed by the Pro Mujer team ran in today’s special report highlighting the top brands in Latin America. Click here to see who made the top 50 and scroll down to page 4 to check out the full-color, quarter-page…
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Pro Mujer and Citibank Nicaragua Join Forces to Launch “Help Us Help Others” Program

By Alejandra Narvaez, Communications Specialist, Pro Mujer in Nicaragua During the month-long festivities celebrating mothers, Pro Mujer partnered with Citibank Nicaragua to launch the innovative program “Help Us Help Others,” an initiative of the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of Citibank Nicaragua. Pro Mujer is one of three other participating organizations – Aldeas Infantiles SOS, AMA…
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Help Pro Mujer Make the List of Top-Rated Nonprofits!

GreatNonprofits‘ “2012 Women’s Empowerment Awards” identifies top-rated nonprofits focusing on women’s issues around the globe. Help Pro Mujer make the list by writing us a review on the GreatNonprofits website by Friday June 15th! It is a QUICK and EASY way to show your support for Pro Mujer and we are calling on YOU to…
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Pro Mujer in Peru Celebrates Its 12th Anniversary and Prepares for a Bright Future

By Paola Fattorini, Communications Manager, Pro Mujer in Peru With the lessons learned following our founding in Bolivia in 1990 and starting operations in Nicaragua in 1996, Pro Mujer began operations in Peru in 1999. In April, Pro Mujer in Peru (PMP) celebrated 12 years of providing integrated financial, training and health services to thousands…
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Bridging the Opportunity Divide One Computer at a Time

By Tania Calderon, Marketing Manager, Pro Mujer in Mexico In October of 2007 Pro Mujer in Mexico opened six computer centers in the communities of Tecámac, Tultepec, Tizayuca, Tula, Puebla and Mixquiahuala. Four and a half years later, we have more than doubled this number and we now run 13 centers in Teoloyucan, Pachuca, Xalapa,…
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Guest Blogger Patricia Devereux Asks, "How Do You Break the Cycle of Poverty?"

By Patricia Devereux, Group Head of Corporate Philanthropy and Citizenship for MasterCard Worldwide. By giving people  opportunity, tools, knowledge, and support to create a better future for themselves and their families. Through a grant to Pro Mujer, MasterCard is helping to do just that for women and their families in Milpa Alta, an impoverished community…
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