Alex Rodriguez, shortstop for the Texas Rangers and alumnus of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami, was introduced as a new national spokesperson for Boys & Girls Clubs of America (B&GCA).

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.

The Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (HHCC) named Alex López Negrete Chairman Emeritus at the recently held 18th Annual ¡Triunfando! Awards Gala at the Westin Galleria.

Radio stations throughout America are being urged to air the Star-Spangled Banner on Tuesday, December 11 as part of a three-month anniversary salute to victims of the terrorist attacks on the U.S.

The New York-based Hispanic Federation and its member organizations are providing assistance to the families of victims of Flight 587, most of whom were of Dominican descent.

The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) announced a major new partnership with Allstate Insurance Company.

Americans have profoundly altered the way they live in the month since the attacks on America. They are spending more time at home and with their families.

Ingrid Otero-Smart, President and COO of MD&A and Managing Partner of MD&A/Salud, was recently elected to the American Lung Association's Council of Regents.

The American Advertising Federation (AAF) has named seven exceptional young advertising and media executives to the
elite ranks of its Advertising Hall of Achievement.

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.

An analysis of Census data by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) shows that the growth and youthfulness of the Hispanic population will play a big role in the nation's social and economic future, and that understanding how to address this growth will be critical for cities and states across t

The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) announced that José Villarreal of San Antonio, Texas has been elected as Chair of the NCLR Board of Directors, a 32-member group made up of representatives of community-based organizations, the corporate sector, academia, and elected officials.

Boot Camp is five days of intensive training in business and entrepreneurship for youth ages 12 to 19. The Camp is an initiative of The Enterprise Center's YES (Youth + Entrepreneurship = Success) Program, which hosts camps throughout the year.

The NAAHP announced that it officially kicks off its grassroots campaign to reach the 35 million Hispanics nationwide.