FREE ONLINE MENTORING PROGRAM

From Us to You! We're supporting the community during these challenging and unprecedented times by offering various online programs for FREE! Stay supported physically, and mentally towards emotional well-being as you practise physical distancing.
REGISTER HERE

Mujeres Latinas Network International

This program is 100% free! Mujeres Latinas Network International aims to provide support to women to establish business relationships and form strategic alliances between professionals from various industries.

 

Fuerza Latina Dance Group

Learn how to dance to the rhythm of a wide range of Latin American genres including Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia, and more! This program runs once a week and is open to women and children.

Zumba Class

Take part in our most popular program: Zumba! Get your cardio done without feeling like you are exercising at all. Suitable for most ages.  Pay as you go, classes run on Tuesdays and Thursdays every week.

Youth Leadership Program

We designed the Youth Leadership Program to help participants acquire the leadership and interpersonal skills they need to manage any situation they encounter and find success in their endeavours.

What We Do

We support youth and families in the Vaughan community through affordable programs. We focus on advancing youth leadership, Latin American cultural experiences, support groups,  and events.

Gina Balseca

Gina Balseca

Founder & CEO

Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Fuerza Latina Community Services since 2018. Gina has committed her life to this organization; tirelessly given her time and resources as the Founder and President of Fuerza Latina since 2003. She has a diploma in Accounting Diploma, an HR Management Diploma  with Honours, and a Microcomputers Certificate. A goal-driven leader with extensive experience in strategy and governance, Gina has focused her efforts on developing people-centric affordable programs and events that maximize a client’s experience. Gina is the Founder of the Vaughan Latin Festival since 2015, Founder of the Latin American-Hispanic Ceremony & Parade since 2016 and the Latin Culture in Partnership with the Vaughan Culture Days since 2010. Her goal is to continue serving our community with the highest level of integrity, dedication and respect. Gina has received Federal Government Volunteer Appreciation Awards, Consulate of Ecuador Certificate of Recognition, Canadian Hispanic Congress Certificate of Recognition, City of Vaughan Volunteer of the Year Award.

BE A VOLUNTEER 

Join our planning and operations team to make our programs and events come to life. 
Multiple opportunities available

BE AN SPONSOR

Come partner with us!

We offer multiple sponsorship opportunities and are happy to brainstorm new ones.

BE A MENTOR 

Join our planning and operations team to make our programs and events come to life. 
Multiple opportunities available

BE A MENTEE

Come partner with us!

We offer multiple sponsorship opportunities and are happy to brainstorm new ones.

Tribute To Our Heros

A tribute to all our heroes that risk their lives to keep us and our community safe and strong during this unprecedented time. Big thank you to our extraordinary and talented artists for collaborating in this project:

Alexis Martinez, Jennie Dapello, Valerie Villamarin, Monica Guzman

Nuestra oficina se encuentra en el Maple Community Center

Apoyamos a los jóvenes y a las familias de la comunidad de Vaughan mediante programas asequibles. Nos enfocamos en promover el liderazgo juvenil, experiencias culturales latinoamericanas, deportes recreativos, grupos de apoyo y causas educativas. ¡Únase a nosotros en cualquiera de nuestros próximos eventos!

Maple Community Center - Oficina cerrada hasta Junio 2021
10190 Keele Street, Lower Level
Maple, Ontario,
L6A 1R7

¿Tienes alguna pregunta o quieres enviarnos tus comentarios?

¡Su opinión cuenta!

Tel: (647) 404-7496

o envíanos un correo a:

info@fuerzalatinaservices.org

Thank you to Ontario Trillium Foundation for funding the Mentoring Program, Adelante and Volunteering Program

Thank you Government of Canada for funding Canada Summer Jobs Progam

Thank you to our 2022 Vaughan Latin Festival Gold Sponsors 

Thank you to our 2022 Vaughan Latin Festival Silver Sponsor 

Thank you to our Media Partners

Thank you for our Community Partners

Thank you for the Food Donation