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Apply Now for the 2016 CHCI Summer Congressional Internship Program

ALL Majors Accepted! Application Deadline: January 22, 2016 CHCI is seeking full-time college undergraduate students who are interested in participating in the 2016 Summer Congressional Internship Program. Selected individuals will receive an unmatched experience, learning first-hand about our nation’s legislative process while working for a member of Congress and receiving weekly…

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

CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles (Episode 1) Watch Episode One of the CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Fellowship Chronicles 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.…

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

Application Deadline: Friday, February 5, 2016 (by 11:59 PM, EST) 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. Online Application Instructions Applicants must…

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CHCI Presidential Candidates Session

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

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ICYMI: CHCI’s 2015 Public Policy Conference Health Summits

CHCI and United Health Foundation Host Summits on Health Issues in the Latino Community 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…

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Miami Students are Ready to Lead!

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.…

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Special Veterans Day Message from CHCI Intern Melfry Lopez

CHCI Honors the Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces In honor of the veterans who have sacrificed so much for our country, CHCI 2015 Fall Congressional Intern and former U.S. Marine Corps Infantryman, Melfry Lopez, discusses the merits of leadership, his experience as a servicemember, the impact of CHCI on…

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Relive the Powerful Discussions of CHCI’s 2015 Public Policy Conference

CHCI 2015 Public Policy Conference: Day 1 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 and the nation. Key issues include: education, STEM, economy and workforce,…

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CHCI Graduates 22 Next Generation Latino Leaders

Click Here to View the Album On November 3, CHCI celebrated the 2015 Fall Congressional Internship Program Graduation Ceremony and New Alumni Reception, honoring the 22 future Latino leaders of the 2015 CHCI Fall Congressional Internship Program (CIP). Seven Members of Congress attended the ceremony at the Rayburn House Office Building…

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