Forward Latino has been selected by the Hispanic Federation to distribute $1,500,000 in United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm and Food Worker Relief Grants in the state of Iowa. These grants were created to reimburse farm and food workers for personal COVID-19 related expenses they incurred during the pandemic. All eligible workers will receive a one-time benefit of $600. Forward Latino will distribute these grants in partnership with its Iowa affiliates including Latinx Immigrants of Iowa and LULAC Iowa.
The AGIF Wisconsin & Forward Latino are pleased to announce our "Out of May, One" Salute to the U.S. Military for National Hispanic Heritage Month in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. We are honored to have Deputy Secretary of Defense James Saenz make the keynote address. Reserve your seat at salutetousmilitary.org or call (833)528-4661!
5:30-8:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 27, 2023
Milwaukee County War Memorial Center, 750 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Emmy Award-winning Adelante interviews National President Darryl Morin on Forward Latino's innovative 80% Coalition Initiative & the impact it is having in Wisconsin.
Sister Norma Pimentel of Catholic Charities receives a briefing from Pastors that manage the Senda de la Vida refugee camp in Reynosa, Tamaulipas.
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Forward Latino empowers affiliates to inspire and engage communities, strengthen our democracy, improve the lives of working families, protect the environment, and stand up for equality and civil rights. We cultivate, train, and support a diverse national network of Latina/o/x community leaders addressing the civic, economic, and political challenges of the 21st century.