Andrea Figueroa

Andrea Figueroa is the Executive Director of Martinez Street Women's Center, an organization that transforms communities through women and girls by providing access to vital health services, quality education, and advocacy. Andrea is a two-time graduate of the University of Texas at San Antonio, where she studied Mexican American Studies, Public Administration and Non-Profit Management. Her love for community and advocacy drew her to MSWC in 2011, and she led the Girl Zone Program until December 2015.

Girl Zone

Girl Zone Works to Prevent the Summer Slide

Just over a month ago, the New York Times published an article called “The Families That Can’t Afford Summer”. They explain that while “most kids lose math skills over the summer, low income children also lose, on average, more than

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