A group of North Carolina foundations, led by the Warner Foundation and the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation, is in the initial phases of launching the Funders Collaborative for Strong Latino Communities in North Carolina.
Maria Elena Salinas, has been named a Distinguished International Scholar by the Goizueta Business School at Emory University in Atlanta in recognition of more than 20 years of journalistic excellence.
The Hispanic Heritage Awards Foundation (HHAF) announced the appointment of Antonio Tijerino as executive director. Mr. Tijerino, Nicaraguan-born, brings a public relations and community affairs background to the Foundation.
In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15 - Oct. 15, the lives and careers of four prominent Hispanic lawyers will be profiled on the Web site of the American Bar Association Division for Public Education.
An issue brief released by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) reveals that despite rising income for Latino families in recent years, far too many families are unable to build financial security or climb the economic ladder because so few are able to save money.