Hispanic Women's Network of Texas-Fort Worth

A nonprofit organization

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Find your Passion! Give with Purpose!

The Education and Scholarship committees of the Hispanic Women's Network of Texas, Fort Worth Chapter (HWNT-FW) are made up of a dedicated group of volunteers who help LIP students attain the skills to lead and succeed. Members of the Education and Scholarship Committees encourage LIP students through mentorship and provide resources for students' personal, educational and professional pursuits. HWNT-FW creates opportunities for all Latinas in Progress students to become successful members of a global society. 

Our Needs

The WHY? Our purpose of this request is to help support the innovative programming of The Hispanic Women's Network of Texas (HWNT) Fort Worth Chapter's Latinas in Progress(c) Education Program (LIP), which is designed to engage and encourage high-school senior Latinas, explore opportunities in higher education. This is achieved through hands-on learning experiences that provide information on access, financial resources, and exposure to higher education. Proceeds raise d on North Texas Giving Day 2023 will be used for the organization. 

The PURPOSE behind the organization:

Participants 2022-2023: 109 

LIP Scholarships Recipients: 97* Senior students

Awarded scholarships to the class of 2023: over $321, 640

Participating Tarrant County High Schools: 37

Mentors': 50 volunteers  

*not all LIP participants completed the program for class of 2023


We are a state-wide organization made up of women and men from diverse backgrounds, each of us committed to promoting the participation of Hispanic women in public, corporate and civic arenas. HWNT seeks to advance the educational, cultural, social, legal and economic well-being of all women through a broader awareness of their role in society, business, seminars and family. Members strive to celebrate the positive image and values of the Hispanic culture. The Hispanic Women's Network of Texas, Fort Worth Chapter (HWNT-FW) aims to mentor senior high school Latinas throughout their senior year to equip them with the means to succeed in their personal and professional lives through the Latinas in Progress™ (LIP) Education Series.


-Support for: General support for HWNT's Latinas in Progress programming, HWNT's Scholarship Program and Professional Development & Training for our members.

Programming-online resources, mentor assistance and guidance, collaboration opportunities to work with projects, networking opportunities.

Scholarships-provide guidance in writing essays and financial support for assistance for educational expenses.

Professional Development-access to workshops, seminars, and conferences for skill enhancement. Support in preparing for job interviews, assistance in building a strong professional portfolio.

Equity Statement

HWNT-Fort Worth Chapter seeks to advance the educational, cultural, social, legal, and economic well-being of all women through a broader awareness of their role in society, business, and family. We create a partnership and collaborate with local universities, communities and businesses.

Why should you support HWNT:

With your help, supporting Hispanic Women's Network of Texas in education will have a positive impact on their overall academic success. By providing resources their access to quality education and ensure a brighter future. Additionally supporting Latinas in Progress Education series helps build their confidence, self-esteem, and leadership skills. This will not only benefit individuals but also contribute to stronger communities and workplaces.

Organization Data


Organization name

Hispanic Women's Network of Texas-Fort Worth

Tax id (EIN)



Operating Budget

$100,000 - $249,999

Counties Served


BIPOC Serving

Black or African American, Hispanic or Latinx, Native American, Other

BIPOC Leadership

Board Chair

Equity Statement

Equity Statement


P.O. Box 1523
Fort Worth, TX 76101



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