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Aug 20, 2014, 12:30 ET
A young Latino family overlooks the Gila River in New Mexico during a Hispanic Access Foundation outing. (PRNewsFoto/Hispanic Access Foundation)

New Report Shows Overwhelming Latino Support for Conservation, Underscores Potential Impact on Mid-term Elections in Western States

Today, Latino Decisions and Hispanic Access Foundation released a new research brief — analyzing nine major public opinion polls from the...

Aug 20, 2014, 12:30 ET
A young Latino family overlooks the Gila River in New Mexico during a Hispanic Access Foundation outing. (PRNewsFoto/Hispanic Access Foundation)

Nuevo Reporte Demuestra Abrumador Apoyo Latino para la Conservación, Recalca Impacto Potencial en las Elecciones de Medio Término en los Estados Occidentales

Hoy, Latino Decisions y la Fundación de Acceso Hispano publicaron un nuevo escrito de investigación – analizando nueve importantes...

Jul 25, 2014, 13:13 ET

Comienza la Semana de Acción Latina por la Conservación; destaca la dedicación de los latinos a la protección de nuestro medio ambiente

 Mañana comienza la Semana de Acción Latina por la Conservación inaugural, mientras los latinos muestran su pasión por...

Jul 25, 2014, 09:00 ET

Latino Conservation Action Week Launches, Highlights Latinos Dedication to Protecting Our Environment

 Tomorrow, the inaugural Latino Conservation Action Week kicks off as Latinos demonstrate their passion for protecting our environment and...

Jul 11, 2014, 12:28 ET

Excursión Fomenta a Los Jóvenes y a La Comunidad Latina la Importancia de los Parques Nacionales

Hoy, siete estudiantes universitarios Latinos embarcan en una gira de nueve días a los parques nacionales del oeste del país, ya que...

Jul 11, 2014, 11:55 ET

Tour Engages Youth and Latinos with National Parks

Today, seven Latino college students embark on a nine-day tour of national parks in the west as they seek to engage Latinos with the outdoors and...

Feb 26, 2014, 11:36 ET
Maite Arce, president of Hispanic Access Foundation, addresses the crowd at a recent tax education workshop in Dallas, TX. As part of the campaign, nearly 200 free tax education workshops will be held in 18 markets nationwide. These workshops emphasize the importance of building an accurate tax history, provide insight on how to protect against fraud and misinformation in the tax preparation process, and outline how to meet some important requirements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and potential immigration rule changes.  (PRNewsFoto/Hispanic Access Foundation)

Una historia impecable de buen contribuyente es crucial para el cuidado de la salud y el futuro migratorio de los Hispanos

Para muchos Hispanos, las barreras como el idioma, el fraude y la desinformación encabezan la lista de complicaciones que enfrentan cuando se...

Feb 26, 2014, 10:56 ET
Maite Arce, president of Hispanic Access Foundation, addresses the crowd at a recent tax education workshop in Dallas, TX. As part of the campaign, nearly 200 free tax education workshops will be held in 18 markets nationwide. These workshops emphasize the importance of building an accurate tax history, provide insight on how to protect against fraud and misinformation in the tax preparation process, and outline how to meet some important requirements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and potential immigration rule changes.  (PRNewsFoto/Hispanic Access Foundation)

Accurate tax history crucial for Hispanics' health care and immigration futures

For many Hispanics, barriers such as language, fraud and misinformation lead the list of complications they face when it comes to filing their tax...

Feb 12, 2014, 10:53 ET

HAF Briefs Congressional Hispanic Caucus on Increasing Latino Engagement with National Parks, Protection of Western Lands

 Yesterday, Hispanic Access Foundation President Maite Arce and her family recapped the past summer's "Four Stops, One Destination" tour for...

Sep 23, 2013, 11:06 ET

Para los latinos, el subsidio para el seguro de salud puede depender de un correcto historial detaxes

La Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio (ACA por las siglas del inglés de Affordable Care Act) es el mayor cambio...

Sep 23, 2013, 10:39 ET

For Latinos, health insurance subsidy eligibility can hinge on accurate tax history

Campaign to educate Spanish-speaking taxpayers on tax system expands to new markets – The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is the single biggest...

Jul 22, 2013, 12:00 ET

Programa apoyado por CDC educa a los hispanos sobre cáncer de mama y colorrectal

De entre todas las formas de cáncer, el cáncer de mama (o cáncer mamario, o cáncer de seno), es la principal causa de...

Jul 22, 2013, 11:39 ET

CDC-Funded Effort Educates Hispanics on Breast, Colorectal Cancer

Prevention, early detection of cancer key to improving survival rates Of all the cancers, breast cancer is the primary killer of Latino...

Jul 11, 2013, 08:00 ET

Gira Procura un Mayor Acercamiento de los Latinos a los Parques Nacionales

En tanto que la afluencia del público a los parques nacionales se ha estado reduciendo, una campaña de Hispanic Access Foundation (HAF)...

Jul 11, 2013, 08:00 ET

Tour Strives to Increase Latino Engagement in National Parks

Hispanic group seeks to boost attendance, protection of four southwestern landmarks While attendance to national parks has been on the...

Mar 28, 2013, 10:48 ET

Los taxes serán la clave para los Hispanos en el cuidado de la salud y futuro migratorio.

La declaración de impuestos de 2012 tendrá un impacto importante para los Hispanos, ya que podría ser utilizado para determinar la...

Mar 28, 2013, 10:21 ET

Taxes key for Hispanics on health care, immigration future

Campaign strives to educate Spanish-speaking taxpayers, remove challenges The 2012 tax return will have major impact for Hispanics, as it...

Nov 09, 2012, 09:10 ET

El Crecimiento de la Población Latina Muestra la Necesidad de Educación Superior

Con una población latina que ahora constituye cerca de un cuarto de la población del país comprendida hasta los 18 años de edad...

Nov 09, 2012, 09:10 ET

Latino Population Growth Underscores Need for Higher Education

With Latinos now making up nearly a quarter of the 18-and-under population in the country and projected to grow, the importance of promoting and...

Sep 27, 2012, 18:02 ET
Denver Latino high schoolers visit D.C. to meet with their elected officials, White House staff, representatives of the Department of Interior and the National Parks Service to advocate for the protection of Browns Canyon in Colorado.  (PRNewsFoto/Hispanic Access Foundation)

Estudiantes Latinos de High School de Denver Visitan D.C., para Defender el Medio Ambiente

Once estudiantes Latinos de high school de Denver acompañados de seis de sus padres visitaron el Distrito de Columbia con el fin de alentar a...