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La Santa Cecilia Rocks CHCI’s 38th Annual Awards Gala

CHCI’s 38th Annual Awards Gala closed with a powerful performance by Grammy Award–winning band, La Santa Cecilia. Relive the magic of the 2015 Entertainment Finale and watch accordionist and requintero Jose “Pepe” Carlos, bassist Alex Bendana, percussionist Miguel Ramirez, and lead vocalist La Marisoul, captivate the audience with songs about…

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ICYMI: President Barack Obama Addresses the CHCI 38th Annual Awards Gala

“What we together have shown and proven is that when we stick together and put our shoulders to the wheel of history not only is change possible, change is inevitable.” President Barack Obama Last week, President Barack Obama addressed the largest Latino gathering in the country at CHCI's 38th Annual Awards Gala. Introduced…

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Hillary Clinton to Attend CHCI’s 38th Annual Awards Gala

CHCI announced today that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will co-present an award at CHCI’s 38th Annual Awards Gala on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Clinton will take part in the presentation of the CHCI Chair’s Medallion Award to world-renowned chef José Andrés, who is being honored by CHCI Chair…

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Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Take Part in CHCI’s Education Luncheon

CHCI's Chair Rep. Linda T. Sánchez and U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan team up to address educational attainment for Latinos during the CHCI Public Policy Conference Education Luncheon. Working with the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans, this luncheon will examine civil rights and equity in education, cultivate commitments from the…

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Get to Know the Freshman Class of the 114th Congress During the CHCI Leadership Luncheon

Join CHCI Chair Rep. Linda T. Sánchez as she welcomes, for the first time in CHCI's history, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch during the CHCI Leadership Luncheon. The luncheon will also feature a candid discussion between Reps. Pete Aguilar, Ruben Gallego and Norma Torres on their recent experiences as freshmen members of Congress, moderated by Rep. Michelle…

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