WESST In the News
The need for Latina women to support and empower each other now and for future generations was one of the messages delivered at the sixth annual Go Latinas! conference Saturday.
A business conference aimed at Latina women will return to an in-person event for the first time in two years on Saturday.
The idea behind the event is to really show not just Hispanic women, but all women, that it’s possible to start a business and take the steps forward to do so.
WESST is happy to welcome Sara to the WESST family!
A free, five-week class beginning in early June will offer aspiring women entrepreneurs the chance to learn the fundamentals of starting a business.
New Mexico's Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses face an uncertain future
As a new regional director for WESST, an organization that aims to support entrepreneurs, Rhonda Gilliam-Smith said she draws on her past career of 25 years as a pipefitter.
Color Theory originally emerged from efforts by WESST, the South Valley development center and Encuentro to improve access to resources for underserved communities through cross coordination. They integrated their online networks so that clients working with one group could also tap into programs and services offered by the other organizations.
WESST, a nonprofit founded 30 years ago in New Mexico, is partnering with Go Daddy to host “Empower,” a series of six free classes on website programming and development, said WESST Regional Manager Humberto Hijar of Las Cruces.
'Boot camp' targeted at female entrepreneurs