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26 June 2019

Latino Conservation Week Set for July 13 – 21, Organizations Invited to Hold Events in Celebration

With the goal of creating opportunities for organizations and parks to engage Latinos and for Latinos to demonstrate their passion for the outdoors and protecting public lands, the 6th annual Latino Conservation Week will take…
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20 June 2019

Reversing the EPA’s Clean Power Plan Spells Disaster for Communities

Maite Arce, president and CEO of Hispanic Access Foundation, released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s new rule, titled the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule, that would undo much of the…
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13 June 2019

HAF Earns 2019 Silver Seal of Transparency

HAF is proud to have earned a 2019 Silver Seal of Transparency. Now our community members as well as 10+ million GuideStar users can find in-depth financial information about our organization. Plus, we have provided…
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12 June 2019

HAF Statement on Introduction of LWCF Full Funding Bill in the House

Maite Arce, president and CEO of Hispanic Access Foundation, released the following statement in response to Rep. Jeff Van Drew’s (D-NJ 2nd District) introduction of the LWCF Permanent Funding Act to permanently and fully fund…
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11 June 2019

Meet our LHIP Class of 2019

The Latino Heritage Internship Program (LHIP), a partnership between HAF's MANO Project and the National Park Service is designed to train young people in the skills of cultural, historical, and natural resource management. The program…
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07 June 2019

Dozens of Organizations Encourage Senate Support for Civil Rights Grant Program

On May 28, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans in Historic Preservation, Hispanic Access Foundation, and Latinos in Heritage Conservation were joined by 43 groups and 67 individuals in submitting a joint letter to the Senate…
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