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November 2018

This report is part of HIP's shared initiative #MaquilandoElCambio, which seeks to improve the wellbeing of female workers in Mexico's apparel industry. It presents initial findings from a social and environmental...

The report discusses the main gaps in reproductive health, education and employment for Mexican women to demonstrate that investing in training and hiring of competent midwifery personnel is a good strategy to improve...

November 2018

Despite decades of government and community efforts to improve health equity in Latinx communities in California, vast disparities remain. Why do these disparities persist? And what can funders and community-based...

October 2018

This report examines grantmaking in 2014 and 2015 for Latin America, with a closer look at philanthropy for Central America.

Octubre 2018

Este informe evalúa los aportes filantrópicos efectuados entre 2014 y 2015 para América Latina, con análisis más detallado de las contribuciones benéficas destinadas a Centroamérica.

El reporte discute las principales brechas en materia de salud reproductiva, educación y empleo en las mujeres mexicanas para demostrar que invertir en la formación y contratación de personal de partería competente,...

March 2017

Décadas de investigación han encontrado que cuando las mujeres y los hombres jóvenes internalizan los ideales rígidos de feminidad y masculinidad, tienen resultados visiblemente más bajos en su vida en un grupo de...

April 2018

Mexico's apparel industry workforce is predominantly female. In HIP's new report, we present three case studies of Mexican companies that are investing in improving labor conditions for their workers, especially women.

January 2018

Female workers in Mexico's apparel industry face challenging living and working conditions. How can Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives achieve better working conditions and respect the human labor rights...

July 2017

Mexico is a point of origin for many of the trafficking victims that end up in the U.S. And yet philanthropy hasn't done enough. What's happening on the ground, and how can funders make effective investments?

May 2017

La trata de personas es un fenómeno social y delictivo de compleja descripción y comprensión. No ha resultado sencillo dimensionar el problema en México. Debido a la situación que se vive actualmente en México...

March 2017

Decades of research has found that when young women and men internalize rigid ideals of femininity and masculinity, they have markedly lower life outcomes in a cluster of related areas that include health, education,...

October 2016

Five years after Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP) embarked on an initiative to identify opportunities and gaps in services for U.S. Latinos, it has tested programs in two states and found innovative strategies for...

April 2016

Hispanics currently account for nearly one in four school-age children in the United States. In the coming decades, Latinos will make up an increasingly large segment of the U.S. student population. Yet, there are still...

April 2016

In recognizing society's responsibility to assure a creative and capable leadership of the future and an unparalleled workforce to carry us forward, U.S. nonprofit funders and organizations have focused on reaching...

August 2016

In the Digital Age, the ability to successfully gather, analyze, use and communicate data is necessary for nonprofit organizations of all sizes. This is particularly the case for communitybased organizations working on...

December 2015

In order to lay the foundation for strengthening the Latino-serving nonprofit sector in North Carolina’s poorest counties, designated as "Tier One," this report expands the research conducted in 2014 by Hispanics in...

December 2015

Latino Leadership: Foundation Boards supports Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP) in its efforts to build the pipeline for greater Latino leadership on foundation boards. The report presents data on foundation staff and...

November 2015

This report attempts to contribute to the dialogue around this issue by sharing new data on female workers in five economic sectors: agriculture, maquilas, call centers, sex work and domestic work. These updated...

November 2014

This research brief provides a glimpse at funding by U.S. foundations for Latin America between 2010 and 2012, with a special focus on Central America. The following analysis includes grants awarded directly to...

July 2014

This report describes the values and overall objectives of Hispanics in Philanthropy, and a brief history of the Funders’ Collaborative with a focus on the Southeastern Pennsylvania site. It presents evaluation...