To further the cause of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) in the Austin tech community.
myPadilla leverages technology to provide technical assistance to criminal defense attorneys in Texas regarding the immigration consequences of contact with the criminal justice system so that their immigrant clients are empowered to make informed decisions and meet their immigration goals. Believing that the intersection of criminal and immigration systems propounds inequity and harms our communities, myPadilla brings together criminal and immigration law communities to proactively protect immigrants across Texas from pernicious laws and policies.
The mission of Dance Another World is to serve non-native English speakers from lower socioeconomic areas and teach them to communicate through creative movement using teaching methods of Content-Based Instruction and Total Physical Response (TPR). Our program facilitates the following for our students: improve conversational English, bolster confidence communicating ideas and feelings, foster body confidence, self-efficacy, and positive self-image, discover new creative heights, acquire and build dance ability, develop positive relationships with peers and instructor, a safe space for learning, making mistakes, and growing.