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There's Still Time to Apply for the CHCI-United Health Foundation Scholar-Intern Program

There's Still Time to Apply for the CHCI-United Health Foundation Scholar-Intern Program

Mar 9, 2016

Supporting education is a crucial part of our mission to develop the next generation of Latino leaders. CHCI offers six Scholar-Intern Programs that provide not only monetary support, but hands-on experience in various fields. From media to health care to business, CHCI's Scholar-Intern programs will help you gain important skills while earning money for your education.

Are You the Next Latino Leader? Apply Now for CHCI’s R2L NextGen Program!

Are You the Next Latino Leader? Apply Now for CHCI’s R2L NextGen Program!

Mar 1, 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!.

Don't Miss Your Chance to Be Considered for CHCI's Nationally Acclaimed API Energy Graduate Fellowship Program

Don't Miss Your Chance to Be Considered for CHCI's Nationally Acclaimed API Energy Graduate Fellowship Program

Mar 1, 2016

CHCI is offering exceptional Latino post-graduates whose background and interest is in the field of energy, engineering, and petroleum/oil, etc. from across the country unparalleled exposure to professional experiences in a vast array of public policy arenas while participating in CHCI’s nationally acclaimed leadership development training program.

ICYMI: CHCI's Cristina Antelo Sits Down for an In-Depth Interview with El Tiempo Latino

ICYMI: CHCI's Cristina Antelo Sits Down for an In-Depth Interview with El Tiempo Latino

Feb 18, 2016

This week, El Tiempo Latino spoke with Interim President and CEO Cristina Antelo on her new role with CHCI, the importance of the organization’s internship and fellowship programs, and other key topics.

Scholarships + Internships = SUCCESS! Apply Now for CHCI's Scholar-Intern Programs

Scholarships + Internships = SUCCESS! Apply Now for CHCI's Scholar-Intern Programs

Feb 9, 2016

Supporting education is a crucial part of our mission to develop the next generation of Latino leaders. CHCI offers six Scholar-Intern Programs that provide not only monetary support, but hands-on experience in various fields. From media to health care to business, CHCI's Scholar-Intern programs will help you gain important skills while earning money for your education.

CHCI Welcomes Its 2016 Spring Congressional Interns to Washington, D.C.

Apply Now for the 2016 CHCI Fall Congressional Internship Program

Feb 1, 2016

Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy Features Work of  Four CHCI Graduate Fellowship Alumni

Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy Features Work of Four CHCI Graduate Fellowship Alumni

Jan 15, 2016

CHCI is proud to highlight four of its recent alumni featured as contributing authors in Volume 28 of the Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy (HJHP). The contributions were researched, written and presented during their CHCI graduate fellowships and cover the topics of higher education, affordable housing, economic policy and the environment.

Applications Are Now Open for CHCI’s R2L NextGen Program!

Applications Are Now Open for CHCI’s R2L NextGen Program!

Jan 13, 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!.

An Amazing End to the Year for Ready to Lead

An Amazing End to the Year for Ready to Lead

Jan 12, 2016

CHCI had an incredible turnout at the Ready to Lead (R2L) Los Angeles event held at California State University, Fullerton on Saturday, December 12, 2015. With over 300 students from the Los Angeles and Orange County area, the R2L program provided essential knowledge related to obtaining a postsecondary education.

Don't Miss Episode Two of the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles

Don't Miss Episode Two of the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles

Dec 18, 2015

CHCI and the PepsiCo Foundation have partnered to present the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles. This three-part documentary series features the fellowship experience through the eyes of the 2014-15 CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Public Policy Fellows, Sarah Diaz and Rafael Hurtado.

Don't Miss the Final Installment of the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles

Don't Miss the Final Installment of the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles

Dec 18, 2015

CHCI and the PepsiCo Foundation have partnered to present the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles. This three-part documentary series features the fellowship experience through the eyes of the 2014-15 CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Public Policy Fellows, Sarah Diaz and Rafael Hurtado.

Apply Now for the 2016 CHCI Summer Congressional Internship Program

Dec 15, 2015

Watch Episode One of the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles Series

Watch Episode One of the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles Series

Dec 11, 2015

CHCI and the PepsiCo Foundation have partnered to present the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles. This three-part documentary series features the fellowship experience through the eyes of the 2014-15 CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Public Policy Fellows, Sarah Diaz and Rafael Hurtado.

Don't Miss Your Chance to Be Considered for CHCI's Nationally Acclaimed Graduate Fellowship Program

Don't Miss Your Chance to Be Considered for CHCI's Nationally Acclaimed Graduate Fellowship Program

Dec 10, 2015

CHCI is offering exceptional Latino college and post-graduates from across the country unparalleled exposure to professional experiences in a vast array of public policy arenas while participating in CHCI’s nationally acclaimed leadership development training program.

CHCI Leads the Way in Promoting Diversity on Capitol Hill

CHCI Leads the Way in Promoting Diversity on Capitol Hill

Dec 9, 2015

The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies released a report highlighting the lack of diversity in the U.S. Senate workforce, particularly at the senior level. The report finds that Latinos make up over 16 percent of the U.S. population but only 2.1 percent of top Senate staffers.

CHCI Presidential Candidates Session

CHCI Presidential Candidates Session

Nov 19, 2015

CHCI invited the 2016 presidential candidates Senator Bernie Sanders, Governor Martin O'Malley, and Jim Gilmore to address the Latino community on the critical topics of education, jobs, the economy, healthcare, immigration, climate change, housing, and more

ICYMI: CHCI's 2015 Public Policy Conference Health Summits

ICYMI: CHCI's 2015 Public Policy Conference Health Summits

Nov 17, 2015

CHCI and the United Health Foundation hosted a special live broadcast of CHCI's health summits during the 2015 Public Policy Conference. Both summits gathered some of the nation’s top minds for critical discussions on major health policy issues affecting the Latino community and the nation.

Thank You Rep. Ruben Hinojosa for 20 Years of Service to the Latino Community

Thank You Rep. Ruben Hinojosa for 20 Years of Service to the Latino Community

Nov 16, 2015

For more than 20 years, Rep. Rubén Hinojosa has exemplified the best in public service through his tireless work on behalf of the people of Texas, the Latino community and all Americans. From healthcare to education and workforce issues, Rep. Hinojosa has advocated passionately in the best interest of the communities he represents.

Miami Students are Ready to Lead!

Miami Students are Ready to Lead!

Nov 14, 2015

CHCI’s Ready to Lead (R2L) program heated up students in Miami on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Miami Dade College, North Campus. Now in its seventh year at Miami Dade College, North Campus, CHCI hosted over 280 students representing eighteen area schools and 40 mentors for a college readiness day. The event started with students participating in the MDC North Resource Fair and having an opportunity to learn what the college has to offer for incoming students.