With 31 undergraduate and professional/graduate chapters spanning the United States, we are a collective of women striving to advance our communities. Whether through our involvement in University efforts, or stepping out into the community and providing assistance to those in need, Hermanas make it a daily goal to help improve our surroundings.
Founded over 25 years ago, Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad/Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc. brings to life a vision whereby women, despite ethnic, academic and economic backgrounds, step forward to unite and lead within La Comunidad.
Whether taking matters into our own hands (The Proyecto H.A.C.E.R. Initiative), leveraging existing tools and solutions (World AIDS Day and Project LEAAP) or sponsoring/partnering with organizations and corporationsthe National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health and the National Council of La Raza), Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad/Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc. places no limit on what we can do or where we can go.
Founded at Cornell University in the late '80s by women who felt a need to strike out on their own, Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad/Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc. has transcended the collegiate experience to become a vehicle for the promotion of the Latino community. Today, with over 600 women of over 81 cultural, ethnic, and racial backgrounds, our determination and commitment continue to define our relentless spirit.