March 29, 2017

Voices

2014 No Mas Hambre Summit-Agenda

By No Mas Hambre Staff

The No Mas Hambre Summit takes place this Thursday. Free and open to the public, the following is an agenda for the day.

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LATINO Magazine convenes the 2014 NO MAS HAMBRE Summit on June 19

By No Mas Hambre Staff

Nearly one third of all Latinos go hungry, yet many in our community remain unaware of this problem. To address this, LATINO Magazine will convene the third annual NO MAS HAMBRE Summit on June 19 at the Capital Hilton in Washington, DC.

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Join us at the NO MAS HAMBRE Summit on June 19!

By Alfredo Estrada

Do Latinos suffer from issue fatigue? A recent survey by the Pew Hispanic Center revealed what we care about most is education, jobs, and health care. But what about hunger?

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New Report Explains Why Students Drop Out of School

By Communities in Schools

Communities In Schools (CIS), the nation’s largest organization dedicated to kids in school and helping them succeed in life, today released a national report along with 24 local and state reports, demonstrating the unexpected reasons why kids drop out of school …

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Leading the Charge

By Hector E. Sanchez

In 1991, this was the vision driving soon-to-be HUD Secretary under President Clinton, Henry Cisneros, and Raul Yzaguirre, then President and CEO of NCLR, in the creation of the National Hispanic Leadership Agenda (NHLA).

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Listening, Learning, and Leading Against Hunger

By Lisa Marsh Ryerson

The nationwide statistics on senior hunger are staggering: Nearly 9 million older adults face hunger every day.

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Majority of Latinas are Unaware of their Risk of Diabetes

By Evelyn C. Castillo

Most Latinas have no idea about their personal risk for diabetes according to a new study by NYU Researchers.

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Building Stronger, Healthier Communities

By Tom Vilsack

Since 2009, USDA has also worked with Americans from all walks of life to encourage physical activity and healthy nutrition. We have partnered with the Latino community, providing a number of nutritional resources

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The Power of Cien Amigos

By Alicia Smith Kriese

So often we want to do something, to give back, but become frozen due to the array of choices and the desire for our resources to have the greatest impact.

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Drive to End Hunger

By Lisa Marsh Ryerson

When you sit down with your family this holiday season, look around the table. How many of your older loved ones can put food on the table every day?

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