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.
Apr 18, 2016
CHCI Interns Discuss Their Experience As DACA Recipients With NBC
Apr 7, 2016
From March 22-30, 2016, twenty-five Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) fellows, alumni, and staff returned from a cultural exchange trip to Japan made possible through the government of Japan’s KAKEHASHI program which promotes mutual trust and understanding among the people of Japan and the U.S.
Apr 4, 2016
As part of its ongoing, comprehensive effort to positively impact diversity and open doors for talented Latino youth in the halls of Congress and across all sectors, CHCI launched its first in a series of Industry Breakfasts on Tuesday, March 22.
Mar 21, 2016
CHCI and Japanese Embassy celebrate beginning of a new partnership
Mar 17, 2016
R2L NextGen is a week-long leadership and civic engagement program for high school students currently in 9th, 10th, and 11th grades. CHCI will bring 40-50 Latino high school students to D.C. to learn about how the Federal Government works, meet key leaders, visit historic sites and develop a deeper understanding of how they can affect positive change in their communities and their nation– ALL EXPENSES PAID!.
Mar 15, 2016
From Wall Street to Washington, D.C., Cristina Antelo’s pathway to success has given her a unique perspective on the importance of diversity and ensuring Hispanics have a seat at the table.
Mar 9, 2016
On February 23, CHCI launched the final phase of Building Our Future, Together - CHCI's capital campaign to transform our new home into a state-of-the-art 21st Century Leadership Center and innovation hub (just a few blocks from the White House!).