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

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. CHCI’s annual Public Policy Conference assembles Latino leaders, federal and local elected officials, corporate and nonprofit leaders, and supporters to participate in timely discussions of major policy issues affecting the Latino community…

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CHCI 2016 Public Policy Conference Approved as SHRM Recertification Provider

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). The two-day event in Washington, D.C. on September 13-14, 2016, will feature at least nine sessions approved for human resource professionals to receive up to 13.5 professional development…

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

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. At no cost to the participants, students received round trip travel, lodging, meals, training, and a $200…

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CHCI Says Farewell to 98 Latino Leaders During Summer Ceremony

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,…

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VIRAL: Diversity on the Hill

Click here to read the full story! We are pleased to share a timely Op-Ed, written by Carlos Vera and published by NBC News, 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…

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

Embassy Suites Hotel 900 10th Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20001 The Embassy Suites Hotel has confirmed a special rate of $309 per night single/double occupancy, plus applicable taxes for attendees of CHCI’s Hispanic Heritage Month events. To receive the conference rate, reservations must be made by Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. The…

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Meet CHCI’s New President and CEO

Dear CHCI Stakeholders: 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…

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Industry Stakeholders and Congress Meet to Discuss Latino Pipeline

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. The event focused on the areas of education, workforce, trade, tax and transportation. Future events will address workforce diversity…

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