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Latinos Empowered At DePaul (LEAD)

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Latinos Empowered At DePaul (LEAD) is an affinity group committed to the advancement of Latinos by providing a network of support and communication, creating mentorship opportunities and addressing current issues affecting the Latino community.

Upcoming events:

Holiday Fiesta Please join us on November 21, 2017 from 4-6 pm at DePaul Center, North Cafe, 11th Floor, 1 E. Jackson for food, beverages, raffles and great company...

More events in the works....stay tuned!

a party flyer for LEAD holiday fiesta

Past Events:

  • Annual Recorrido del Sol/Illinois Dream Fund 5k Run/Walk on Sunday, April 30, 2017 
  • Welcome Reception for Dean Guillermo Vasquez De Velasco, February 2017
  • Misa Guadalupana, December 2016
  • Holiday Fiesta, December 2016
  • Misa En Espanol, November 2016
  • LEAD Dia del Los Muertos Potluck, October 2015
  • 4th Annual Recorrido del Sol 5k Run/Walk, April 2015
  • Cinco De Mayo event, May 2015

Executive Board:

Elizabeth Florez — Faculty Co-Chair
Mariella Palacios — Staff Co-Chair
Judy Melgarejo — Secretary
Vacancy — Treasurer
Anita Rosso — At-large Member
Jennifer Mata — At-Large Member
Vacancy — At-Large Member

For more information, please email