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Our Vision

The De Anza Latinx Association will honor, cultivate and leverage the collective power, contributions, inclusivity and excellence of Latinx culture, knowledge and wisdom.

Our Mission

We are an organization committed to the nurturing and development of Latinx employees through personal support, community building/networking, professional mentoring and transformative organizational development. 

Join Us – Online Membership Form


New Scholarship: Up to $500!

Undocumented Immigration Support 

Scholarship Application

Who can apply: This award is for students who are undocumented and are currently enrolled in classes needing financial assistance in one of the following:

  • DACA Application Renewal
  • U-Visa
  • Legal Permanent Status
  • Attorney Fees
  • Other fees related to immigration

This award is sponsored by HEFAS, DALA and the Office of the President. For more information, please contact Melissa Maturino at maturinomelissa@deanza.edu


Latinas in Politics

Watch the Video

This March 16 event was part of the "One Book, One College" program and featured a panel of local elected officials sharing their views on "Latinas in Politics: Challenging Narratives of Belonging and Inclusion."

photos of panelists Sylvia Arenas, Yvonne Martinez, Magdalena Carrasco, Maya Esparza


Contact Us

Melissa Maturino

Co-Chair

  • maturinomelissa@fhda.edu
  • (408) 864-8249

Patricia Guitron

Co-Chair

  • guitronpatty@fhda.edu
  • (408) 864-8731

De Anza Latinx Association

Resources for Students

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