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About Rumba Meats ScholarshipRumba Meats, part of the Cargill family of brands, helps the Hispanic community celebrate their culture and preserve their heritage through food. Through a partnership with United States Hispanic Leadership Institute, Rumba is awarding 25 post-secondary academic scholarships of $1,000 each and helping empower today’s Hispanic youth to become tomorrow’s leaders. More information

SPEAKERS from the 38th National Conference

Play Video J. Luis Bautista, MDPresident & CEOBautista Medical Group, Inc. & Rocks Medical Research Institute Lily Garcia EskelsenPresidentNational Education Association Play Video Play Video Celina VillanuevaState Senator, IL 11th DistrictIllinois State Senate Denice FrohmanPoet, Writer, and Educator Play Video Play Video Maria CardonaDemocratic Strategist & PoliticalCommentatorCNN/CNN en Español

Recent Newsletters

09/02/2020 – 2020 Census and Presidential Chicanery 08/03/2020 – Crimes Against Humanity? 08/01/2020 – Impeach Trump….Again? 07/31/2020 – A Fiendish Assault on Democracy 07/30/2020 – Dr. Juan Andrade: The Unsung Legacy of Congressman John Lewis 07/30/2020 – DACA Under Authoritarian Rule 07/25/2020 – TO SOME PEOPLE “JUSTICE” MEANS “JUST US” 07/22/2020 – Taxation without Representation is Alive and Well 07/21/2020 – TRUMP’S GOPstapo HAS MET ITS MATCH A “WALL OF MOMS” 07/19/2020 – JOHN LEWIS Voter Registration Champion Not Just for Blacks, but Latinos Too 07/18/2020 – Statement On The Loss Of Congressman John Lewis 07/18/2020 – To The Greatest…

Book A Room for the National Conference!

Hotel Information Sheraton Grand Chicago301 E. North Water St., Chicago, IL 60611(312) 464-1000 Student RoomsStudent Room Rate: $132.00 + 17.4% tax per night Book Now Non-Student RoomsNon-Student Room Rate: $153.00 + 17.4% tax per night Book Now The cut-off date for reserving rooms is February 4, 2020, at 5:00 pm (CST). After the cut-off date, it is at the hotel’s discretion whether to accept additional reservations, which will be subject to prevailing rates and availability.Rates will be available 3 days prior and 3 days after the event dates in the room block, subject to availability of guest rooms at the time of reservations.Please refer…


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McDonald’s Partners with USHLI for 7th Year!

USHLI Student Leadership Summits presented by McDonald's

Admissions counselors, student recruiters, and alumni representatives are invited to participate in the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI) Student Leadership Summits – Presented by McDonald’s.The Summits are McDonald’s exclusive events that are part of USHLI’s broader year-long and nationwide Student Leadership Series. Each event consists of motivational assemblies, leadership development workshops and career & college recruitment fairs in an effort to provide students with relevant inspirational messages and exposure to key educational resources. The summits are held in the fall semester and will be hosted by 10 high schools across the country.  For each event, 1,500+ students from all…