HLF in the Media

“The Future of Hispanics and the GOP”

Earlier today the Hispanic Leadership Fund was a co-host of a panel on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC titled “The Future of Hispanics and the GOP.”  In addition to HLF President Mario H. Lopez, participants included former Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez, Republican National Committee Co-Chair Jan Larimer (who participated remotely), President of America’s Majority […]

Helping to Train Campaign Mangers at LI

Once again, HLF President Mario H. Lopez gave a presentation on “The Imperative of Reaching Hispanic Voters” at the Leadership Institute as part of a training seminar for current and future campaign managers who will work to elect candidates primarily for local and state-level offices.  Lopez discussed several demographic and voting trends and the mechanics […]

HLF Represented at First Ever Debate of Candidates for GOP Party Chair

Today was the first time ever that candidates for the position of Chairman of the Republican National Committee held a public debate. the event was carried live on CSPAN2 and online.  Over 600 guests attended in person at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The event host, Americans for Tax Reform, invited Hispanic Leadership […]

Chicago Dinner Honors Linda Chavez

Last night the Hispanic Leadership Fund held a dinner at the Chicago Hilton in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.  The Hispanic Leadership Fund and the Chicago chapter of the Republican National Hispanic Assembly partnered to organize the dinner, which was attended by local business and civic leaders. Linda Chavez is chairman of the Center for […]

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 […]