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13 September 2019

Transit to Trails Act Will Reduce Barriers for Latino Community to Access the Outdoors

Today, Rep. Jimmy Gomez and Sen. Cory Booker introduced the Transit to Trails Act, which seeks to reduce barriers between people and access to nature. The bill establishes a grant program under the Department of…
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09 September 2019

NOAA and HAF Hold Whale Watch Tour at Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary for Latino Families in Celebration of Latino Conservation Week

On Saturday, July 13, Hispanic Access Foundation and Lawrence-based Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal, in partnership with NOAA’s Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, held a humpback whale watching tour for 84 church members and students from…
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15 August 2019

Latino Families Celebrated Latino Conservation Week with Chino Hills Hike

On Tuesday, July 16, Hispanic Access Foundation (HAF) and Por La Creación Faith-based Alliance were led on an interactive hike in the beautiful Chino Hills State Park, as part of the 6th annual Latino Conservation…
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01 August 2019

Las Vegas Latino Youth Celebrate Conservation Week with Fishing at Lake Mead

More than 50 Las Vegas-area youth and families from Centro de Adoracion Familiar Church took to rods and reels on July 18 for a fishing experience at Lake Mead as part of the 6th annual…
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29 July 2019

RioPalooza! Celebrates the Shenandoah River and Latino Conservation Week

It’s not every day you get to hold a live catfish, go tubing on the Shenandoah River and listen to the live music of Latin Grammy Award-winning artist Mister G. But, the more than 125…
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16 July 2019

In memory of Dr. Jesse Miranda

We all have special people in our lives – those who are friends and mentors. One of mine passed away July 12th. He is Dr. Jesse Miranda. It’s with reflection and joy that I write…
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Read Maite Arce's official statement on the Transit to Trails Act presented to Congress here ➡️https://t.co/jT8x7aKl2O

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RT @HispanicAccess: Pastor Jose and Mayra Arvizu met with @SenMcSallyAZ this afternoon to reinforce her support on funding for LWCF so that…

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