Poderosas y Unidas

"the world's most widely read Spanish-language author."


Novelist and scholar of Chicana culture, feminist theory, and queer theory.


Mexican-American award winning author and activist.


Mexican-American actress, producer, and philanthropist


Labor leader, civil rights activist, co-founder of the United Farm Workers


First Hispanic-American to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony


First Hispanic woman to serve in the U.S. Cabinet


First Hispanic woman to serve in the U.S. Cabinet


Judge on the Guatemalan Supreme Court advocating for women's rights and against corruption


Award winning folk singer, songwriter, musician, and activist


First transgender person to work in the White House


American gymnast and two time Olympic medalist


First Latin-American actress to earn over $1 million for a film


First Latina CEO of a Fortune 500 company


First Hispanic woman in Space


World renowed environmental and indigenous rights activist


Co-Creator of the #NeverAgain movement


Venezuelan fashion designer known for dressing American first ladies


Guatemalan indigenous rights and women's rights activist, Nobel Peace Prize recipient


The best selling South American singer of all time


Chief Executive Officer of the National Math and Science Initiative