Welcome to Prospanica Boston!
Here you can learn about our organization, networking events, professional development workshops, and career opportunities in the beautiful Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts area. Stay up-to-date with the most recent social and professional events and opportunities with Prospanica Boston and our consortium of professional affinity groups by following us on our Facebook Page, Facebook Group, or Linkedin Group.
Prospanica exists to empower Hispanic business professionals to achieve their full educational, economic, and social potential. Prospanica Boston is one of of over 40 professional and university chapters across the US and Puerto Rico.
Get a Prospanica membership for yourself or a friend from November 15 – December 15, 2017, and automatically enter to win a FULL CONFERENCE registration to Prospanica’s 2018 Annual Conference and Career Expo!
¡IMPACTO! Rising & Thriving will be held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin from September 12 - 14, 2018. It will also be the stage for Prospanica’s milestone 30th Anniversary celebration. Attendees will have access to life-changing career opportunities and learning sessions with subject matter experts. Sponsors will have a chance to scout and engage exceptional new talent, while tapping into one of the most coveted consumer segments: Hispanic professionals.
Click HERE for more information about Prospanica Membership Benefits.
We keep our extended familia in our thoughts and prayers. Devastating events have shown us how strong we are, but also how much we need each other's help. #unidos
Prospanica Boston celebrates area MBA Scholarship Recipients in 2017!
Events in our Community
Tuesday, November 28
SHPEs and Salsa November 2017
by Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Boston Chapter
WHEN: Tuesday, November 28
Rosa Mexicano 155 Seaport Boulevard Boston, MA 02210
FREE to register! Join us for our first SHPEs and Salsa networking event of the season. Enjoy some great conversation and get to know our board of directors and members. This informal event helps engineering professionals in the Boston area to meet, share ideas, and make connections.
Tuesday, November 28
Startup Office Hours: FREE Legal and Accounting Consultations
presented by the Mayor's Office of Economic Development, District Hall, and Venture Café Foundation
WHEN: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
WHERE: District Hall at 75 Northern Avenue Boston, MA 02210
Aspiring entrepreneurs and innovators can connect with experienced professionals from law firm Goodwin Procter and from Accounting, Tax, Audit, and CPA firm Wolf & Company, P.C. for FREE one-on-one consultations!
To register for the event:
1. Click here: https://districthallboston.org/our-programs/office-hours/
2. Navigate to Startup Office Hours & Resources Night - November 28, 2017 and Click Next
3. Choose the professional with whom you would like to work and book a session
Tuesday, November 28
Get Konnected! Holiday Networking Event and Party
WHEN: Tuesday, November 28 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Eastern Bank at 265 Franklin St. Boston, MA 02110
In lieu of a registration fee, please bring canned goods for the Greater Boston Food Bank.
Thursday, November 30
Mental Health in the Black And Latinx Communities
by the Boston University chapters of NSBE and SHPE
WHEN: Thursday, November 30 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
WHERE: Boston University Photonics Building, Room 211 (8 St. Marys St, Boston MA 02215)
Join The Boston University chapters of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) as we discuss the mental health stigmas in the Black and Latinx communities. We will be serving FREE FOOD!
Thursday, December 7
Startup Job Fair by City of Boston - Mayor's Office of Economic Development
WHEN: Thursday, December 7 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
WHERE: WeWork South Station at 745 Atlantic Avenue Boston, MA 02111
Boston’s Startup Ecosystem is thriving-- and you can be a part of the innovation! Startups participating in the event are looking for candidates to fill positions in Marketing, Business Development, and Engineering.
To attend, you must RSVP for the event here.
During the Job Fair, recruitment experts and innovative entrepreneurs will be available for:
1. Resume Reviews (please bring a hard copy!)
2. Mock Interviews
3. Roundtable sessions on “Taking Equity in a Startup”
Participating startups include (and more to come!): 3D Fortify AcadiaSoft Bookbub Botkeeper Cogito CultureHQ Dataxu Door of Clubs The Gromett NextWave Hire Price Intelligently Starry The Tech Connection Thought Industries Vulsec
Thursday, December 7
2017 ALPFA Boston Holiday Mixer presented by ALPFA Boston, Advoqt, and Diversity IT Network
WHEN: Thursday, December 7 from 5:00pm to 11:00pm
WHERE: La Fabrica Central at 450 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA
WHEN: Wednesday, December 13 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
WHERE:WeWork South Station at 745 Atlantic Avenue, 8th Floor Boston, MA 02111
Enjoy great food and live music!
Event organizers will be collecting donations of educational toys for ages 5 - 14, dolls, cars, tea sets, stuffed animals, Spanish book, board games, gift cards for children served by Manos de Misericordia.
Friday, December 15
2017 EBONY WINTER GALA
WHEN: Friday, December 15
WHERE: Hynes Convention Center 900 Boylston Street Boston 02115
NABA/ UMP in association with NSBE Boston Professionals cordially invites you to the 30th Annual EBONY WINTER GALA. Join us for Boston’s premiere soiree as we enjoy an evening of networking, music, and entertainment.
Online tickets are SOLD OUT, so please contact one of the 2017 Ebony Winter Gala co-hosts listed on the flyer below.
WHEN: Thursday, January 4, 2018
WHERE: La Fabrica Central at 450 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139
Join us for The Latina Circle’s fifth anniversary and Three Kings Day celebration. We have a lot to celebrate and we want you to be part of this special occasion.
Admission includes entertainment and a special menu created by Chef Giovanna Huyke!
In June 2012, an exclusive network of Boston-based Latina leaders across industries was born. Since our inception, our mission has been to advance Latina leaders into positions of power and influence by connecting, championing, and sharing best practices.
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Amplify Conference: Moving from Intention to Acción!
WHEN: Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 9:00am – 4:00pm
WHERE: Egan Research Center in the Raytheon Auditorium at Northeastern University, Boston 02115
This is the first-of-its-kind conference for all Latino-serving community organizations, social impact groups and power building advocates interested in building bridges of action across MA! The day will feature stories from Latinx leaders across multiple sectors - political, community, business, cultural, and the arts - to understand the obstacles we face and how we can build partnerships that amplify our work.
Build a sustainable coalition of Latinx leaders and organizations that increase Latino civic engagement and leadership representation. Identify top priority issues for the MA Latino community that will form part of a shared agenda for Latino upward mobility. Develop a diverse leadership pipeline to disrupt the status quo and advance our issues.
This exclusive event is limited to 120 attendees. Please purchase tickets early for yourself and your organization. All tickets include continental breakfast and lunch.
Alcance Mentorship Program