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Bank of America To Host CHCI’s 39th Annual Awards Gala Featuring Celebrity Emcee J.W. Cortés

Bank of America To Host CHCI’s 39th Annual Awards Gala Featuring Celebrity Emcee J.W. Cortés

Sep 7, 2016

CHCI announces that long-time partner Bank of America will host CHCI’s 39th Annual Awards Gala on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, featuring special guests President Barack Obama and Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Join Us for Day Two of CHCI's Public Policy Summit Series

Join Us for Day Two of CHCI's Public Policy Summit Series

Aug 30, 2016

Join CHCI's congressional members as they participate in eight summit sessions during the second day of the 2016 Public Policy Conference. Each panel will be comprised of top industry experts and community leaders covering a variety of issues, including: health, clean energy, financial literacy, media, education, energy and STEM careers, taxes and labor. Don't miss this unique opportunity to be a part of the conversation and to learn how these issues affect the Latino community.

Don't Miss Day One of CHCI's Public Policy Summit Series

Don't Miss Day One of CHCI's Public Policy Summit Series

Aug 29, 2016

Join CHCI's congressional members as they participate in eight summit sessions during the first day of the 2016 Public Policy Conference. Each panel will be comprised of top industry experts and community leaders covering a variety of issues, including: criminal justice reform, homeland security, health, technology, higher education, the environment, diversity, and U.S.-Cuba relations.

President Obama and Hillary Clinton to Speak at CHCI's 39th Annual Awards Gala

President Obama and Hillary Clinton to Speak at CHCI's 39th Annual Awards Gala

Aug 22, 2016

President Barack Obama and Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton will address CHCI's 39th Annual Awards Gala on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. This will be the seventh year that President Obama has addressed the CHCI Awards Gala, going back to when he was a presidential candidate in 2008, and the second consecutive year that Secretary Clinton has appeared at the Gala.

Join Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker as She Provide Keynote Remarks at CHCI's Plenary on the Hispanic Consumer

Join Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker as She Provide Keynote Remarks at CHCI's Plenary on the Hispanic Consumer

Aug 21, 2016

Register now for CHCI's 2016 Public Policy Conference Closing Plenary: Understanding the Hispanic Consumer and join U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Hon. Penny Pritzker, as she opens the discussion on the commercial power of the Hispanic community.

Attention: Applications for CHCI's 2017 Leadership Programs Are Now Open!

Attention: Applications for CHCI's 2017 Leadership Programs Are Now Open!

Aug 8, 2016

Don't miss your chance to be considered for CHCI's nationally acclaimed leadership development programs. CHCI is now accepting applications for its 2017 leadership development programs. For nearly 40 years, CHCI has asserted itself as the best in leadership development, forging a critical role to Educate, Empower, and Connect our nation’s future Latino leaders.

Young Latinos of the Obama White House: Witnesses, Participants in History

Young Latinos of the Obama White House: Witnesses, Participants in History

Aug 5, 2016

NBC story features CHCI alumni and staff who worked on President Barack Obama’s campaigns and have served in his Administration.

Look Who's Coming to CHCI's 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month Events

Look Who's Coming to CHCI's 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month Events

Aug 2, 2016

CHCI’s annual Public Policy Conference assembles federal and local elected officials, corporate and nonprofit leaders, and supporters to participate in timely discussions of major policy issues affecting the Latino community and the nation. Join the largest gathering of Latino leaders at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. September 13-14, 2016 for this landmark event!

CHCI 2016 Public Policy Conference Approved as SHRM Recertification Provider

CHCI 2016 Public Policy Conference Approved as SHRM Recertification Provider

Aug 1, 2016

Today, CHCI announced that its 2016 Public Policy Conference is approved to serve as a Recertification Provider for the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM).

Don't Miss the Nation's Premier Networking Opportunity for Latino Leaders!

Don't Miss the Nation's Premier Networking Opportunity for Latino Leaders!

Aug 1, 2016

Take advantage of the networking opportunities available at the nation's premier Hispanic Heritage Month events in Washington, D.C. on September 13-15, 2016.

Sen. Menendez, Maria Teresa Kumar, Arturo Vargas and Matt Barreto to Speak at CHCI Policy Conference

Sen. Menendez, Maria Teresa Kumar, Arturo Vargas and Matt Barreto to Speak at CHCI Policy Conference

Jul 29, 2016

As the number of Latino eligible voters grows each year, political parties, candidates, and advocacy organizations keep searching for the silver bullet to tap into this constituent group. Join Sen. Robert Menendez as he kicks-off the 2016 Public Policy Conference with the Opening Plenary: The Latino Vote - Engaging Our Community, Making Our Voices Heard.

Sixty High School Students Experience D.C. and Leave As Leaders

Sixty High School Students Experience D.C. and Leave As Leaders

Jul 25, 2016

On Sunday, July 10, the R2L NextGen program brought 60 Latino high school students from ten different regions across the country to Washington, D.C. to participate in a week-long leadership and civic engagement program.

VIRAL: Diversity on the Hill

VIRAL: Diversity on the Hill

Jul 21, 2016

We are pleased to share a timely Op-Ed, written by Carlos Vera and published by NBC Latino, on the lack of opportunities for Latinos and minorities to intern in Congress. With structural inequality in the House and Senate, it can be difficult for many Latinos to acquire unpaid internships.

CHCI and United-Health Foundation Partner to Support the Next Generation of Latino Health Professionals

CHCI and United-Health Foundation Partner to Support the Next Generation of Latino Health Professionals

Jul 21, 2016

Since 2008, CHCI and the United Health Foundation have partnered to award over 175 scholarships to students from across the U.S. pursuing a primary health care professional career. The scholar-intern program, started in the second year of the partnership, has allowed scholars the opportunity to complete a paid internship in their community.

CHCI Says Farewell to 98 Latino Leaders During Summer Ceremony

CHCI Says Farewell to 98 Latino Leaders During Summer Ceremony

Jul 21, 2016

On July 14, CHCI said farewell to its 38 Summer Congressional Interns (CIP)/HEP CAMP Interns and 60 R2L NextGen students from across the country. These 98 future Latino leaders were treated to a dynamic ceremony in the Congressional Auditorium, featuring remarks from former CHCI Chair Rep. Rubén Hinojosa, and Reps. Tony Cárdenas, Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Sheila Jackson Lee.

Don't Forget to Book Your Hotel for CHCI's HHM Events

Don't Forget to Book Your Hotel for CHCI's HHM Events

Jul 19, 2016

Planning to attend CHCI's Public Policy Conference or Gala? Need hotel accommodations? Reserve by Thursday, August 18 for CHCI Rate!

Meet CHCI’s New President and CEO

Meet CHCI’s New President and CEO

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.

Industry Stakeholders and Congress Meet to Discuss Latino Pipeline

Industry Stakeholders and Congress Meet to Discuss Latino Pipeline

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.

CHCI to Honor Arnoldo Avalos as this Year's Distinguished Alumnus

CHCI to Honor Arnoldo Avalos as this Year's Distinguished Alumnus

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.

New York Area Fellowship Alumni Discuss Their CHCI Experience With Univision

New York Area Fellowship Alumni Discuss Their CHCI Experience With Univision

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.