Hispanic Access Navigators will provide guidance and support to 180 local leaders and community-based organizations in identifying funding eligibility, resources needed to apply for grant funds, and workshops and training sessions centered on building climate resilience and organizational capacity.
- Offer training and mentorship on identifying, applying to, and managing federal grants, contracts and partnerships.
- Provide office hours, 1:1 coaching/mentoring.
- Assist with applications, review, and administrative procedures.
- Provide activities and technical assistance in collaboration with the Forest Service Community Navigator staff.
Hispanic Access Navigators will be working throughout nine of the USDA Forest Service regions. Below you can find who to get in touch with from our team.
Region 1, 2, 6, 10 - Martin Martinez
Region 3 - Rebeca Rodriguez
Region 4 - Andres Almanza
Region 5 - North Carolina - Luis Cruz
Region 5 - South California - Magdalena Morales-Maithalouni
Region 8 - Oklahoma, Virginia, Georgia, Louisiana - Daniel Miguel
Region 8 - Texas - Moses Borjas
Region 8 - Florida - Rosa Malagon
Region 8 - Puerto Rico - Berliz Morales-Muñoz
Region 9 - Norma Hartell