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Latino State Fact Sheet
This series profiles Latinos in the 35 U.S. states with the largest Latino population, largest proportion of Latinos, and the largest growth in the Latino population from 2000 to 2008. The most dramatic Hispanic population ...
Next-Generation Latino Agenda: A Guide for Candidates
We advocate for policies that lead Latinos and the nation toward greater equity.
Advocacy Tool Kit: Giving a Voice to Community Health Workers
Identifying the Problem and Peer Support as a Potential Solution The human and financial toll of health problems on patients, their families, and society in the United States is enormous. Total health care spending in ...
Spotlight on Savings: Programs Helping Latino Families Stash Cash
Although the economy is improving, the recovery has been uneven for many low-income families. Many Latino households are still living paycheck-to-paycheck and perhaps tapping formal or informal credit to meet daily needs. ...
2015 NCLR Capital Awards: Message from NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía
Text of the prepared remarks of NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía presented at the 2015 NCLR Capital Awards on March 3 in Washington, DC.
NCLR Affiliate Comments on The Department of Labor’s Proposed Overtime Rule
Latino-led, Latino-serving nonprofit community organizations from across the country submit a letter of support for the Department of Labor's proposed rule to expand overtime pay protections. These organizations form the ...
Letter in Support of Financial Education
NCLR wrote this letter to comment on the national strategy for financial education programming. NCLR has long advocated for the delivery of financial planning services to those of modest means. It has also advocated for ...
Padres Comprometidos: Engaging Latino Parents for Long-Term Student Success
Padres Comprometidos is a parent engagement program whose primary goal is the fostering of a strong connection between schools and parents. To this end, the Padres Comprometidos program builds the capacity of Latino ...
NCLR Core Qualities for Successful Expanded Learning Time Programs
The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) recognizes the positive effects of expanded learning time on the academic achievement and social and emotional development of Latino youth and English language learners (ELLs). Expanded ...
Investing in Our Future: The State of Latino Children and Youth—Proceedings
As Latino children and youth continue to drive the growth of the Latino community and the nation as a whole, these publications provide an overview of the most pressing issues for this population as they were addressed at ...