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

Need $$ for Your Nonprofit’s Cause? Join #LatinosGive on #GivingTuesday!

How much do you want to raise this #GivingTuesday? #GivingTuesday is the day when the world unites to give to others. This year, #GivingTuesday takes place on November 28th and to celebrate, we’re launching #LatinosGive on #GivingTuesday, an initiative to boost crowdfunding campaigns run by Latino-serving nonprofits across the U.S. and Latin America. WHY TAKE PART? The … Continued

This Leader Invests in Latinx Communities: Lisa Garcia Quiroz

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read the story of HIPGiver Lisa Garcia Quiroz below. If you ask Lisa Garcia Quiroz about her professional work, an amazing sense of optimism emerges. Garcia Quiroz, who serves as the President of the Time Warner Foundation … Continued

An Unexpected Life in Philanthropy

By Ignacio Lopez A life dedicated to giving hardly seemed the plan for Jonathan Rodriguez. As a kid, he loved comic books. He wanted to be Indiana Jones when he grew up. As Jon puts it, “I’m not sure there are many kids who say they want to grow up to be a philanthropist.” Looking … Continued

Empowering Communities, Investing in Change: Ana L. Oliveira

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read HIPGiver Ana L. Oliveira’s story below. “Philanthropy harnesses hearts and minds: You invest in people, you invest in possibility, and you invest in the world,” The New York Women’s Foundation President and CEO, Ana L. Oliveira … Continued

Building Leaders: Strengthening Collective Power in North Carolina this December

Foundation and Latinx nonprofit leaders will participate in a state landscape analysis, connect with peers, and explore strategies to better serve our communities together at the upcoming Hispanics in Philanthropy Statewide Convening:   Building Leaders: Strengthening Collective Power on December 1-2, 2017  at Embassy Suites by Hilton Greensboro Airport Register Now Register by Friday, November 17 if … Continued

Budding Entrepreneur with a Creative Streak: Caine Monroy

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read HIPGiver Caine Monroy’s story below. The story of this year’s youngest HIPGiver, 14-year-old Caine Monroy, begins with a cardboard box.   Where adults may see a disposable storage container, destined to be next week’s recycling, imaginative … Continued

Thank You for Defending Our Dreamers!

This September, the HIP network came together to send our elected leaders an important message: they must act to protect our young undocumented immigrants (also referred to as Dreamers). Thanks to your help, we petitioned Congress with the support of over 1,000 individuals and important national organizations including the Anti-Defamation League, YWCA USA, and Service … Continued