Leading Denver Funder Seeks to Bridge Fault Lines: Christine Marquez-Hudson

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read HIPGiver Christine Marquez-Hudson’s story below. Christine Marquez-Hudson sees herself as an agent for empowerment, and the results of her efforts have blossomed all over Metro Denver. “I am committed to creating change for members of the … Continued

Healing Through the Power of Community: Jae Maldonado

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read HIPGiver Jae Maldonado’s story below. Jae Maldonado, Executive Director of Street Level Health Project in Oakland, California, brings a healing and empathetic approach to tackling the barriers within immigrant communities. As a bicultural, transmasculine Latinx, Maldonado … Continued

Invirtiendo en la educación de las niñas en México

Durante 2017, HIP comenzó a explorar maneras de expandir su trabajo de igualdad de género en México. Como complemento a nuestro enfoque actual en la reducción de los muchos tipos de violencia que las mujeres experimentan en sus hogares, en sus empleos y durante la migración por nombrar sólo unos pocos, nos preguntamos, ¿Qué tipo … Continued

Support Victims of Natural Disasters

Over the last few weeks our communities have been devastated by two earthquakes and two hurricanes. Tens of thousands of people in Mexico, the Caribbean, Florida, and Texas are struggling to survive and rebuild. Our thoughts and prayers are with our familia—those who are recovering, and those who have just been hit. In times like these, the comunidad … Continued

Guiding Latinos Into the Tech World: Carolina Huaranca

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read HIPGiver Carolina Huaranca’s story below. As one of the nation’s few Latina venture capitalists, Carolina Huaranca, Principal at Kapor Capital, is blazing paths and making sure the door stays wide open for other Latinos to enter into … Continued

Take Action to Protect Our Dreamers

By Ana Marie Argilagos When my family emigrated to the United States from Cuba in 1961, my mom trusted that we would be OK. She trusted that my family was making the right choice moving to a country that promised us opportunity and freedom from fear. It is because of my family’s trust in America … Continued

Call for Nominations: Patiño Moore Legacy Award

Calling all HIP members: nominate a nonprofit for the 2017 Patiño Moore Legacy Award! The award, which is a partnership between the Marguerite Casey Foundation, HIP, and the Association of Black Foundation Executives (ABFE), recognizes organizations that foster collaboration between Latino and African-American communities to effect positive, sustainable change for all American families. The winning organization(s) … Continued

Women in Philanthropy: What’s Next?

How can organizations effectively engage women who want to be as impactful as possible in obtaining their philanthropic goals? Watch HIP’s webinar with philanthropic adviser Alyssa Wright for a discussion of the powerful role of women as leaders in the current philanthropic landscape. We discussed how to create inspired and effective donor platforms and opportunities … Continued

Giving that Flies High (Space High): José M. Hernández

To commemorate Hispanics in Philanthropy’s 33rd year, we honored 33 Latino leaders who inspire as our 2017 HIPGivers. Read HIPGiver José M. Hernández’s story below. José M. Hernández has set foot inside the International Space Station, developed cutting edge digital mammography systems, run for Congress, and started a foundation. And through it all, he has remained … Continued