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National Resources

There are many organizations and people beyond Loyola who also want to support you! Get connected to national multicultural organizations.

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Asian Sisters Participating in Reaching Excellence (ASPIRE) is a Boston-based non-profit organization dedicated to developing career and leadership skills for Asian American girls and women. 

ASPIRA Association promotes the empowerment of the Puerto Rican and Latino community by developing and nurturing the leadership, intellectual, and cultural potential of its youth so that they may contribute their skills and dedication to the fullest development of the Puerto Rican and Latino community everywhere.

Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting  (ALPFA) empowers and develops Latino men and women as leaders of character for the nation, in every sector of the global economy.

Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) encourages women and girls to study and have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and to promote equal opportunity and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences.

Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities (COSD) assists college students and recent graduates with disabilities in gaining the tools and knowledge necessary to secure the careers of their choice. 

East Coast Asian American Student Union (ECAASU) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to inspire, educate, and empower those interested in Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) issues. 

Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) advances the inclusion of Hispanics in Corporate America at a level commensurate with our economic contributions. 

INROADS develops and places talented underserved youth in business and industry, and prepares them for corporate and community leadership.

LEADership, Education and Development (LEAD) strives to address higher education access and career preparation by optimizing cross-sector collaborations and global partnerships that focus on identifying and nurturing high-potential youth of diverse backgrounds by developing them into high achievers and responsible leaders.

Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences(MANRRS) promotes academic and professional advancement by empowering minorities in agriculture, natural resources, and related sciences.

National Association of Black Accountants, Inc. (NABA) is a nonprofit membership association dedicated to bridging the opportunity gap for people of color in the Accounting, Finance, Consulting, Information Technology, and other related business professions.

National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL)provides a transformative experience for attendees and prepares them to be the next generation of leaders. 

National MEChA is a student organization that promotes higher education, cultura, and historia.

National Black Law Student Association (NBLSA) is a national organization formed to articulate and promote the needs and goals of Black law students to effectuate change in the legal community.

National Black Student Union (NBSU) links Black Student Unions at national, regional, and state forums; encourages Black Student Unions to pursue graduate and professional study; networks Black Student Unions in pursuit of public, private, and non-profit employment; and maximizes the participation of Black Student Unions in select campus curricular and co-curricular activities: STEM, study abroad, undergraduate research and student government/leadership.

Organization of Chinese Americans (OCA) is a national organization dedicated to advancing the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans.

Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics & Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) is an inclusive organization dedicated to fostering the success of Chicano/Hispanic and Native American scientists, from college students to professionals, in attaining advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in STEM.

Southwestern Black Student Leadership Conference (SBSLC) was formed in 1988 as a yearly forum where African-American students from across the country could assemble to engage in meaningful personal and professional development while addressing the problems and concerns that affect the Black community. 

UnidosUS is a trusted, nonpartisan voice for Latinos through our research, policy analysis, and state and national advocacy efforts, as well as in our work in communities nationwide.