Jul 18, 2016
I am excited to join you in our mission of developing the next generation of Latino leaders as the new President and CEO of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI). It is a privilege to be at the helm of CHCI at such a pivotal moment in our nation’s history.
Jul 14, 2016
CHCI hosted its third Industry Breakfast on Thursday, July 14, as part of its ongoing, comprehensive effort to positively impact diversity and open doors for talented Latino youth across all sectors.
Jun 27, 2016
CHCI and its Alumni Association (CHCI-AA) are proud to announce CHCI Alumnus Arnoldo Avalos (1989 Congressional Intern) as the recipient of the 2016 Medallion of Excellence for Distinguished Alumnus, during this year's Hispanic Heritage Month events in Washington, D.C.
Jun 15, 2016
CHCI Fellowship Alumni Randy Abreu, Marlin Martes and Ernesto Espin spoke to Univision Nueva York about their impactful experience with CHCI and about the opportunities available on our new and improved website, made possible with the support of Hyundai Motor America.
Jun 8, 2016
From May 31-June 1, CHCI’s Interim President & CEO Cristina Antelo toured the greater Los Angeles area to raise awareness of CHCI’s mission and promote its latest initiatives among key regional leaders in the corporate, philanthropic, and community sectors.
Jun 8, 2016
The new platform has a completely new look and feel, is fully responsive and mobile compatible. The site was made possible thanks to the generous support of a multi-year grant from Hyundai Motor America and was designed by Plus Three, a majority Hispanic-owned firm based in Miami.
Jun 6, 2016
On April 26, CHCI’s Graduate STEM Fellows Gabriela Sosa and Amber Seira, organized and moderated a public policy roundtable discussion comprised of congressional staff, public policy experts, and national leaders, tackling some of the most relevant STEM issues affecting the Latino community
Jun 2, 2016
CHCI today announced the full agenda for its 2016 Public Policy Conference on September 13-14, 2016, part of its 39th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) celebration in Washington, D.C. With the theme Educate.Engage.
Jun 1, 2016
On April 20, CHCI’s Graduate Education Fellows Alejandra Montoya-Boyer, Sara Garcia and Mateus Baptista, organized and moderated three public policy roundtable discussions comprised of members of Congress, congressional staff, public policy experts, and national leaders, tackling some of the most relevant educations issues affecting the Latino community.
Jun 1, 2016
Join thousands from around the country and across the globe in Washington, D.C. on September 13-15, 2016 for the nation’s premier events commemorating Hispanic Heritage Month.
May 25, 2016
CHCI is pleased to announce the selection of its next generation President and CEO, Domenika Lynch. Lynch comes to CHCI from Los Angeles where she currently serves as the executive director of the Latino Alumni Association (LAA) at the University of Southern California (USC). She will take the lead of CHCI on July 1, 2016.
May 20, 2016
Today, CHCI welcomed its 2016 Summer Congressional Internship class. Thirty-eight undergraduate students traveled from 17 states and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, to take part in the nationally recognized CHCI Congressional Internship Program (CIP).
May 16, 2016
On May 10th, 138 supporters joined CHCI for a day of golfing during the 20th Annual Fiesta de Golf Tournament, held at Renditions Golf Course. With the help of our guests, CHCI raised more than $240,805 in support of leadership development programs.
May 13, 2016
CHCI is proud to announce that it will present its 2016 CHCI Medallion of Excellence Awards to Cheech Marin and Anna Maria Chávez at the 39th Annual Awards Gala on Thursday, September 15, for their exemplary service, excellence, and commitment to the Latino community.
May 13, 2016
On April 19, CHCI’s Graduate Health Fellows Heydi Correa-Encarnación, Elisa Morales and Sara Agate, organized and moderated a public policy roundtable discussion comprised of members of Congress, congressional staff, public policy experts, and national leaders, tackling some of the most relevant health issues affecting the Latino community.
May 4, 2016
CHCI hosted its second Industry Breakfast on Thursday, March 28, as part of its ongoing, comprehensive effort to positively impact diversity and open doors for talented Latino youth across all sectors.
May 2, 2016
On April 27, CHCI celebrated the 2016 Joint Spring Graduation Ceremony, honoring the 21 2015-2016 CHCI Public Policy & Graduate Fellows and the 22 CHCI 2016 Spring Congressional Interns (CIP). A total of 43 future Latino leaders participated in a dynamic ceremony held at the U.S. Library of Congress to celebrate the completion of their respective programs and their entry into the prestigious CHCI Alumni Association.