Trailblazer Models Public Leadership: Aida Rodriguez

It’s not every day you meet someone like Aida Rodriguez. She’s not your typical professor, your typical philanthropiod, your typical mentor, nor is she typical in any other way you might want to ascribe to her. She is groundbreaking, impactful, and intentional. From her early days growing up in New York City, Aida realized that … Continued

How Casa Amiga Helps Free the Women of Juárez

By Michelle Threadgould and Dana Preston The City of Juárez, Mexico makes headlines for two things: femicide or the “disappearances” of women, and being the center of cartel warfare. Since 1996, the murder rate in Juárez has been so high that at its peak, there were 10 murders a day. Now, Juárez is a city … Continued

The Audacity of Kindness: Ana Gloria Rivas-Vázquez

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read Ana Gloria Rivas-Vázquez’s story, below. As far as Ana Gloria Rivas-Vázquez can see, generosity and kindness are all around us. The attorney, former journalist, and current development director of Catholic Relief Services views giving as a … Continued

Join #LatinosGive on #GivingTuesday!

So many organizations to choose from, so little time… we make it easy for you. Join us! We’re on a roll! “For it is in giving that we receive.” We made it. Glorious #GivingTuesday is finally here, and our HIPGive campaign has launched. Won’t you join us and become part of the movement, #LatinosGive on … Continued

Giver of Time, Guidance, and Mentorship: Tim Rios

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read the story of Tim Rios, Senior Vice President of Government and Community Relations at Wells Fargo, below. “You know the way corals are formed? Like microorganisms piling up on each other—it’s kind of like a pileup of … Continued

Why We’re Thankful for Giving Tuesday

The best part of Thanksgiving is not the turkey or the stuffing or the “thanks.” It’s the “giving.” That’s why we’re so excited about Giving Tuesday coming up on November 28th. That’s the day we’ll be launching our campaign #LatinosGive on #GivingTuesday. Whether you’re a nonprofit looking for a better way to raise funds or an … Continued

Cross-Sector Giving That Benefits Latinos: Marisa Aurora Quiroz

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read the story of Marisa Aurora Quiroz, Senior Program Officer for Environmental Conservation at the International Community Foundation, below. Marisa Aurora Quiroz builds movements. From the barrio to the boardroom, she was born to lead. She has … Continued

Marguerite Casey Foundation, ABFE, and HIP Honor Rev. William Barber with 2017 Patiño Moore Legacy Award

Social Justice Award Honors Black-and-Brown Community Partnership SEATTLE—Marguerite Casey Foundation, a national philanthropy that believes no family should live in poverty, is pleased to announce that The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II—who launched the “Moral Monday” peaceful protests in North Carolina and is a leader of a new Poor People’s Campaign—has received the 2017 Patiño Moore Legacy … Continued