Mission, Vision and Beliefs

Circle de Luz radically empowers young Latinas by supporting their transformation through extensive mentoring, holistic programming and scholarship funds for further education.


Circle de Luz inspires a generation of resilient and confident Latinas who actively work to create a better community for all.

Guiding Beliefs and Commitments

  • Every child deserves access to education and the opportunity to pursue her potential
  • Latinas face numerous unique challenges that deserve our community’s attention
  • Education is fundamental to personal success
  • Compassionate mentoring facilitates possibility and empowerment
  • Exposure to opportunity matters
  • Cultivating a community of leadership and service created engaged citizens of the world
  • Supporting our hijas means embracing and being available to their families
  • Measuring impact and evaluating our processes is essential to our success