Tags » Latino

Things Change and Don't Change

Many times, time goes by without any improvements. Things change and don’t change.

Years ago Native American children were taken from their parents and placed in white family homes and were forbidden to speak their language. 61 more words

Program Coordinator - Latino Leadership Institute

Tracking Code: 005562

Job Description

The Latino Leadership Institute (LLI) at the University of Denver (DU) advances and elevates Latino leadership in Colorado by operating a transformational Fellowship Program and Alumni Network, establishing and honoring the state’s Latino Hall of Fame, and cultivating collaboration through community engagement strategies and initiatives. 521 more words

Protect Refugees, Even If They're Latinos

1,500 Central American families, from Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador have traveled through Mexico to seek asylum in the U.S. due to terrible living conditions, violence, and political strife in their countries. 315 more words


Jesus, Erika, and ICE

It was still dark the morning that ICE agents knocked on Erika Fierro’s door. Her two young children were still asleep. Her husband, Jesus, had already left for work at his construction job. 829 more words

Faith Matters

"I am Going to College!"

“I’m going to college”

Being the first one in my family to say those words. The overwhelming feeling I get by being the first to even apply to a college, even more getting accepted to one.

456 more words

Entrepreneurial program inspires Latina women across metro Atlanta

The Latin American Association’s “Avanzando Juntas” or Latinas Economic Empowerment Program focuses on helping Latina women to develop their personal and financial growth by giving them resources and education to become successful businesswomen. 1,212 more words