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Latino Leaders Luncheon Honors Sosa and Bonilla

The Hispanic Leadership Fund was a special partner today for a luncheon event honoring campaign media and marketing guru Lionel Sosa and former U.S. Representative and current Hispanic Leadership Fund Advisory Board Member Henry Bonilla. The lunch event at the Minneapolis Convention Center featured about 250 guests and also featured Luis Fortuno, the Resident Commissioner […]

Fiesta Americana Concert with Daddy Yankee a Huge Success

Last night international Latin music superstar Daddy Yankee performed for nearly 1,800 people at the Hispanic Leadership Fund’s Fiesta Americana concert in St. Paul, MN to kick-off the week of events and festivities surrounding the Republican Party’s National Convention. Media coverage included Univision, Telemundo, SiTV, CQ, National Journal, Latina magazine, the Los Angeles Times, Boston […]

Training Conservative Campaign Managers

Today, HLF President Mario H. Lopez gave a presentation on “Building Coalitions: the Imperative of Reaching Hispanic Voters” as part of a political campaign manager training seminar at the Leadership Institute.  The multi-day seminar helped train several dozen political campaign managers mostly focused on local and state-level races.  Lopez discussed several demographic and voting trends […]

Hispanic Leadership Fund Kick-Off Reception

Yesterday about 75 prominent individuals from politics and government celebrated the launch of the Hispanic Leadership Fund.  Held at the offices of high-powered Washington, DC firm K&L Gates, the rooftop reception was headlined by Luis G. Fortuno, who represents Puerto Rico in the United States Congress.  Among those present were several white House and administration […]