News Coverage

05 January 2015

THE DESERT SUN: Youth witness the wonders of nature

On May 3, Joshua Tree National Park had some important visitors. The Hispanic Access Foundation, in collaboration with Por La Creacion Faith-based Alliance and with the support of Congressman Raul Ruiz, introduced 100 Latino youth…
21 December 2014

KWBU: Finding Health Care for Uninsured Latinas to Reduce ER Visits

We've all heard the stories about how a lack of health insurance can force someone to ignore small health issues, until they end up in the emergency room with a more traumatic, and sometimes untreatable,…
15 October 2014

THE HILL: Obama vows he’s ‘not finished’ after naming new monument

President Obama designated nearly 347,000 acres of California's San Gabriel Mountains a national monument on Friday, vowing that he is "not finished” preserving the nation’s wilderness.
08 October 2014

THE HILL: Purple Mountain Majesty

PURPLE MOUNTAINS MAJESTY: The White House said on Wednesday that President Obama will make his 13th national monument designation on Friday, protecting 350,000 acres of California's San Gabriel Mountains.
08 October 2014

New National Monument Demonstrates Latino Priorities Extend Beyond Immigration

Los Angeles Latinos applauded news that President Barack Obama will protect the San Gabriel Mountains as the nation's newest national monument on Friday, proving once again that our community concerns extend beyond the issue of…
05 October 2014

FOX NEWS LATINO: Opinion: San Gabriel Mountains Should be Protected as a National Monument

President Obama designated the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks in New Mexico as our nation’s newest national monument earlier this year, a significant step forward to ensuring Latino heritage and culture is woven into the broader narrative…

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