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Sep 29, 2014, 07:17 ET National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts Will Honor Multiple Grammy Winner Juanes With The Raul Julia Award, And Present Emily Rios And Jesse Garcia With Horizon Awards At The 18th Annual Noche de Gala - October 1st In Washington, DC

 The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA) is pleased to name Latin Rock superstar and dedicated philanthropist Juanes as the...


Sep 26, 2012, 06:15 ET NHLA Demands Apology from Kennedy Center

 The National Hispanic Leadership Agenda (NHLA), a coalition of 30 national Latino organizations, has written to Kennedy Center Chairman David...


Sep 20, 2012, 15:31 ET El Kennedy Center ignora a los artistas latinos

En cartas a los ejecutivos del Kennedy Center, a Caroline Kennedy, al Presidente Obama y a miembros del Comité Hispano del Congreso...


Sep 20, 2012, 06:15 ET Kennedy Center Dishonors Latino Artists

No Latino Honored in a Decade – and only 2 in 35 years!   In letters to Kennedy Center executives, Caroline...


Feb 08, 2012, 15:43 ET Decision 2012: Latinos Missing in Action on Sunday Morning Network News Shows

 Last March 2011, the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA) launched the Art of Politics Impact Project to address the lack of...


Jun 29, 2011, 14:07 ET National Latino Organizations Challenge Broadcast News Presidents to Increase the Presence of Latinos on Sunday Morning News Talk Shows

The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA), together with the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), the Mexican American Legal Defense...


Jun 23, 2011, 16:00 ET National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts: Fusión de AT&T positiva para el comercio y la industria de entretenimiento

The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA - Fundación Nacional Hispana para las Artes), la principal organización dedicada a...


Jun 23, 2011, 10:41 ET National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts: AT&T Merger Good for Commerce and Entertainment Industry

The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA), the premier organization representing the interests of Latinos in Hollywood, recently filed...


Sep 29, 2006, 01:00 ET National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts Honors John Singleton With the Raul Julia Award, Michael Pena and Wilmer Valderrama With the Horizon Award at the 2006 'Noche De Gala'

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Acclaimed film director John Singleton, actor Michael Pena of "World Trade Center," Wilmer Valderrama, of...


Sep 24, 2001, 01:00 ET Hollywood and Washington Salute National Hispanic Foundation For the Arts in Nation's Capital

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Senate Majority Leader and Mrs. Tom Daschle, NHFA Co-founders Jimmy Smits and Esai Morales, as well as...


Aug 15, 2001, 01:00 ET Latinos: The Weakest Link on TV

WASHINGTON, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Twelve out of one hundred faces in America are Latino; yet only 2 out of 100 faces reflected on prime time...