HIP Announces New Board Chair

Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP) announced today that its board of trustees has unanimously chosen Mary Skelton Roberts, co-director for Climate at the Barr Foundation, as the new board chair. She succeeds outgoing chair, Dr. Nelson I. Colón, president of the Puerto Rico Community Foundation. Mary has been a member of HIP since 2013. She joined … Continued

HIP NGen Líderes Program 2019

Thank you for your interest in the Hispanics In Philanthropy NGen Líderes Program. The deadline date has passed and we are no longer accepting applications. If you would be interested in applying next year, please complete this interest form.

Citizenship on the 2020 Census: What Funders Can Do

The 2020 Census is facing unprecedented challenges. Most recently, the U.S Department of Commerce announced its decision to add a citizenship question to the census in response to a request from the U.S. Department of Justice. This decision is an assault on our communities. It is an attempt to depress the country’s political makeup and … Continued

Our Stories, Our Struggles, Our Strengths

Perspectives and Reflections From Latino Teachers Note: This article, by Ashley Griffin, was originally posted on The Education Trust website on February 14, 2018.  America is experiencing a diverse, cultural shift and the teacher workforce is lagging behind: While Latino students make up 25 percent of the U.S. student population, and that percentage is growing rapidly, … 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

A Look at Latino Student Success

Note: This article, by Andrew Nichols, was originally posted on The Education Trust website on December 14, 2017.  Identifying Top- and Bottom-Performing Institutions More Latino students are enrolling in four-year colleges and universities than ever before. But what happens to these students after they arrive on campus? Do they leave with a degree? A new … Continued

Hispanics in Philanthropy Statement on International Women’s Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 8, 2018) – Today HIP’s President Ana Marie Argilagos released the following statement in honor of International Women’s Day:   The contributions that women and girls make every day build economies, strengthen communities, and uplift families. Extraordinary accomplishments across the world in all areas of human endeavors – including science, business, education, … Continued

Which women are philanthropy leaving behind?

This article by Dana Preston and Sienna Baskin was originally published by Alliance magazine on 5th March 2018. The original article can be found here. For more philanthropy and social investment coverage, please visit www.alliancemagazine.org. Imagine this: late one afternoon in Thailand, as you walk around Chiang Mai looking for a spot to sip a … Continued