LULAC Case Leads to Major Court Decision Protecting the Health of Millions

Ruling calls for EPA to ban a pesticide in use for decades which leads to brain damage Washington, DC – A landmark court victory by LULAC and a coalition of organizations has been achieved today for millions of Latinos, especially children, farmworkers and others harmed by the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which the EPA… Leer más LULAC Case Leads to Major Court Decision Protecting the Health of Millions

Domingo Garcia takes reins of LULAC as it strives to reach younger Latinos

Photo: Dallas attorney Domingo Garcia was elected president of the League of United Latin American Citizens, the nation’s oldest Latino civil rights organization, this past weekend. Garcia’s win means he now has the task of rebranding an organization that many grass-roots activists have labeled as outdated. LULAC also finds itself trying to repair its image… Leer más Domingo Garcia takes reins of LULAC as it strives to reach younger Latinos

2018 LULAC National Legislative Conference & Awards Gala

Monday, January 22nd. is the Last Day to Book Hotel at Discounted Rate The LULAC National Legislative Conference and Awards Gala highlights critical legislative issues affecting Hispanic Americans and recognizes key leaders who have served the Hispanic community well. At this years’ conference, LULAC will present its policy issues to our council members and will… Leer más 2018 LULAC National Legislative Conference & Awards Gala

Los Niños Refugiados Vienen a Washington Solicitando la Protección del Presidente Trump

Hoy en día, como parte del Día Mundial del Refugiado, niños refugiados de Honduras llegaron a Washington DC pidiendo permiso al Presidente Trump para permanecer en el país. En un esfuerzo por ayudar a aumentar la conciencia de su llamado a la protección, la Liga de Ciudadanos Latinoamericanos Unidos (LULAC) celebró una conferencia de prensa… Leer más Los Niños Refugiados Vienen a Washington Solicitando la Protección del Presidente Trump

LULAC Congratulates Jennifer S. Korn, Latina Appointed White House Senior Advisor

Source: LULAC WASHINGTON, D.C. – The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) congratulates Jennifer S. Korn on her new role as Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Director for the Office of Public Liaison. She formerly served as the Deputy Political Director for Strategic Initiatives at the Republican National Committee. “I want to… Leer más LULAC Congratulates Jennifer S. Korn, Latina Appointed White House Senior Advisor

Current LULAC Funding Opportunities

Apply now: http://www.lulac.org/funding LULAC’s programs revitalize Hispanic neighborhoods by creating innovative grassroots programs in over 1,000 Hispanic communities served by LULAC councils. Apply for one of these grants options for your community today. LULAC and the Coca-Cola Foundation are proud to launch the Latina Entrepreneur Academy as part of LULAC’s Women’s Empowerment (WE) Initiative that… Leer más Current LULAC Funding Opportunities

LULAC Statement on the Nomination of Alexander Acosta for U.S. Secretary of Labor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, President Donald Trump announced his nomination for Secretary of Labor, Alexander Acosta. Acosta served as Assistant Attorney General for the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division under President George W. Bush, and was also a member of the National Labor Relations Board and served as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of… Leer más LULAC Statement on the Nomination of Alexander Acosta for U.S. Secretary of Labor

LULAC and LICI Hosted Inaugural Latino Tech Summit in Silicon Valley

Earlier this month, over 600 students, young professionals, and tech industry leaders participated in the first Latino Tech Summit held by the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), in partnership with the Latino Institute for Corporate Inclusion (LICI). The goal of the tech summit was to bring together technology-based corporations interested in diversifying their… Leer más LULAC and LICI Hosted Inaugural Latino Tech Summit in Silicon Valley

LULAC: “We wish you a joyful time with your family and loved ones on this holiday weekend”

THANKS On behalf of all of us at the League of United Latin American Citizens, we wish you a joyful time with your family and loved ones on this holiday weekend. Let us be thankful for the many blessings that have been bestowed upon us while we keep in our hearts the needs of those… Leer más LULAC: “We wish you a joyful time with your family and loved ones on this holiday weekend”

LULAC MARKS HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH WITH ANNUAL CAPITOL HILL ADVOCACY DAY

Last week, the nation’s oldest and largest Latino organization, LULAC, participated in its annual advocacy day, which included LULAC members from across the country meeting with over 50 congressional offices from both the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives. LULAC members also met with the Judiciary Committee, Education and the Workforce Committee, Natural… Leer más LULAC MARKS HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH WITH ANNUAL CAPITOL HILL ADVOCACY DAY