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NCLR Otorga Premios por el Fortalecimiento de la Familia a Afiliados de San Francisco y Kansas City

NCLR Otorga Premios por el Fortalecimiento de la Familia a Afiliados de San Francisco y Kansas City

July 11, 2015
Durante el Almuerzo Nacional de Afiliados celebrado hoy durante la Conferencia Anual de NCLR en Kansas City, Mo., el Consejo Nacional de La Raza (NCLR, por sus siglas en inglés) reconoció a dos organizaciones de la comunidad que pertenecen a la Red de Afiliados de NCLR por sus destacados esfuerzos para empoderar a las familias latinas y ampliar sus oportunidades.
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NCLR Presents San Francisco and Kansas City Affiliates with Family Strengthening Award

NCLR Presents San Francisco and Kansas City Affiliates with Family Strengthening Award

July 11, 2015
At the National Affiliate Luncheon held today at the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference in Kansas City, Mo., NCLR (National Council of La Raza) recognized two community-based organizations that belong to the NCLR Affiliate Network for their outstanding efforts to empower Latino families and broaden opportunities available to them.
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NCLR Announces Immigo 2.0

NCLR Announces Immigo 2.0

July 11, 2015
Today, NCLR (National Council of La Raza) unveiled Immigo 2.0, an updated version of its innovative mobile app designed to inform service providers and organizations working in the immigrant integration field with the most up-to-date information about immigration law and policy.
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Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders to Address  2015 NCLR Annual Conference

Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders to Address 2015 NCLR Annual Conference

July 10, 2015
On Monday, July 13, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (D–VT) will address Latino advocates and leaders from throughout the nation at the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference.
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La Conferencia Anual del NCLR se inaugura con un proyecto de servicio comunitario en Kansas City

La Conferencia Anual del NCLR se inaugura con un proyecto de servicio comunitario en Kansas City

July 09, 2015
El viernes 10 de julio de 2015, voluntarios de El Centro, NCLR (Consejo Nacional de La Raza), Bank of America y Habitat for Humanity se darán cita para un día de servicio comunitario en la Academy for Children en Kansas City, Ks., una escuela preescolar de dos idiomas.
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NCLR Board of Directors Elects Renata Soto as New Chair

NCLR Board of Directors Elects Renata Soto as New Chair

July 09, 2015
NCLR (National Council of La Raza) is pleased to announce that Renata Soto, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Nashville-based nonprofit Conexión Américas, has been elected Chair of the NCLR Board of Directors.
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NCLR Applauds New HUD Rule to Promote Fair Housing and Expand Opportunities for Latinos

NCLR Applauds New HUD Rule to Promote Fair Housing and Expand Opportunities for Latinos

July 08, 2015
Earlier today, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) introduced a long-awaited rule that would address housing discrimination and segregation in communities across the country.
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Highlights for Tuesday During the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference in Kansas City

Highlights for Tuesday During the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference in Kansas City

July 08, 2015
On Tuesday, July 14, the last day of the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference, attendees will hear NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía and other speakers address key issues in the Latino community today, including our nation’s economy, technology and community policing, among others.
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Actividades del Día Martes Durante la 2015 Conferencia Anual de NCLR en Kansas City

Actividades del Día Martes Durante la 2015 Conferencia Anual de NCLR en Kansas City

July 08, 2015
El martes 14 de julio, último día de la Conferencia Anual 2015 del NCLR (Consejo Nacional de La Raza), los asistentes tendrán la oportunidad de escuchar hablar a Janet Murguía, presidenta y directora general del NCLR, y a otros ponentes sobre los asuntos importantes para la comunidad latina, que incluyen la economía del país, la tecnología y la policía comunitaria.
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Community Service Project to Kick off NCLR Annual Conference In Kansas City

Community Service Project to Kick off NCLR Annual Conference In Kansas City

July 08, 2015
On Friday, July 10, 2015, volunteers from El Centro, NCLR (National Council of La Raza), Bank of America and Heartland Habitat for Humanity will come together at the Academy for Children in Kansas City, Ks., a dual-language preschool program, for a day of service.
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Highlights for Sunday During the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference in Kansas City

Highlights for Sunday During the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference in Kansas City

July 07, 2015
Rosie Rios, Treasurer of the United States; Representative Emanuel Cleaver II (D–Mo.); Linda Alvarado, CEO of Alvarado Construction and Colorado Rockies Co-owner; and Monica Lozano, Chair of U.S. Hispanic Media, will join the Murguía family and other Latina leaders in addressing participants of the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference on Sunday, July 12.
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Actividades del Día Domingo Durante la 2015 Conferencia Anual de NCLR en Kansas City

Actividades del Día Domingo Durante la 2015 Conferencia Anual de NCLR en Kansas City

July 07, 2015
Rosie Ríos, Tesorera de los Estados Unidos; Emanuel Cleaver II (Congresista Demócrata por Missouri); Linda Alvarado, CEO de Alvarado Construction y copropietaria de los Colorado Rockies; y Mónica Lozano, Presidenta de US Hispanic Media, se unirán a la familia Murguía y a otras líderes latinas para dirigirse al público que asista el día 12 de julio a la Conferencia Anual NCLR 2015.
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NCLR Kicks Off 2015 Annual Conference in Kansas City on Saturday, July 11

NCLR Kicks Off 2015 Annual Conference in Kansas City on Saturday, July 11

July 06, 2015
The 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference and National Latino Family Expo kicks off Saturday with exciting photo opportunities; remarks from Governor Jay Nixon of Missouri, Mayor Sly James, Jr. of Kansas City, Mo., and Mayor Mark Holland of Kansas City, Kan.; and fantastic entertainment featuring some of the Latino community’s rising stars in music and comedy, including Cristela Alonzo, Nick Guerra, and Frankie Negrón.
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La Conferencia Anual de NCLR 2015 se Inicia el sabado, 11 de julio, en Kansas City

La Conferencia Anual de NCLR 2015 se Inicia el sabado, 11 de julio, en Kansas City

July 06, 2015
La Conferencia Anual del Consejo Nacional de La Raza 2015 y la Feria Nacional de la Familia Latina 2015 comenzarán el próximo sábado 14 de julio. Durante estos eventos el público podrá escuchar los discursos del Sr. Jay Nixon, Gobernador de Missouri; el Alcalde de Kansas City, Mo., Sr. Sly James, y el Alcalde de Kansas City, Ka., Sr. Mark Holland.
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Democratic Presidential Candidate Martin O’Malley to Give Keynote Speech at NCLR Annual Conference

Democratic Presidential Candidate Martin O’Malley to Give Keynote Speech at NCLR Annual Conference

July 06, 2015
On Monday, July 13, Democratic presidential candidate and former governor of Maryland Martin O’Malley will address Latino advocates and leaders from throughout the nation at the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference. He will speak at the Monday Luncheon, held 12:30–2:45 p.m., in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. The event will also feature remarks from U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro and Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure.
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Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton to Speak at 2015 NCLR Annual Conference

Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton to Speak at 2015 NCLR Annual Conference

July 02, 2015
On Monday, July 13, Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will address an audience of 2,000 Latino advocates and leaders at the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference, held at the Kansas City Convention Center.
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NCLR Welcomes Four New Latino Organizations to Its National Affiliate Network

NCLR Welcomes Four New Latino Organizations to Its National Affiliate Network

July 02, 2015
NCLR (National Council of La Raza) announced today that four new community-based groups have joined the NCLR Affiliate Network, which has nearly 300 member organizations that work with the Latino community throughout the nation.
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NCLR Les da la Bienvenida a Cuatro Organizaciones Latinas que se Unen a su Red Nacional de Afiliados

NCLR Les da la Bienvenida a Cuatro Organizaciones Latinas que se Unen a su Red Nacional de Afiliados

July 02, 2015
El NCLR (Consejo Nacional de La Raza) anunció hoy que cuatro organizaciones comunitarias se unieron a la Red de Afiliados del NCLR, que consiste de casi 300 organizaciones que trabajan con la comunidad latina en todo el país.
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NCLR Hails Decision by NBC and Univision to Cut Ties with Donald Trump

NCLR Hails Decision by NBC and Univision to Cut Ties with Donald Trump

June 29, 2015
Today, NCLR (National Council of La Raza) hailed NBC’s decision this afternoon to end its business relationship with Donald Trump after Trump made numerous references to Mexican immigrants that were both highly inaccurate and highly objectionable in his remarks announcing his presidential campaign on June 16, which prompted a national outcry.
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NCLR Backs Bipartisan Criminal Justice Reform Legislation

NCLR Backs Bipartisan Criminal Justice Reform Legislation

June 26, 2015
Yesterday, Reps. Jim Sensenbrenner (R–Wis.) and Bobby Scott (D–Va.) introduced the “Safe, Accountable, Fair and Effective (SAFE) Justice Act of 2015,” bipartisan legislation aimed at reforming the federal criminal justice system. NCLR (National Council of La Raza) applauds the congressmen, as well as the bill’s Republican and Democrat co-sponsors, including Reps. Luis Gutiérrez (D–Ill.) and Tony Cárdenas (D–Calif.), for putting forward a comprehensive solution that will ensure greater fairness in policing and sentencing and reduce recidivism by focusing on strategies to rehabilitate criminals.
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