Posts tagged "Mujeres Latinas en Accion"

Philanthropic giving to Latino nonprofits stays the same despite population growth

Philanthropic giving to Latino nonprofits stays the same despite population growth
Despite growth in the Latino population, philanthropic giving to organizations serving this community has not kept pace with its increasing needs. The Foundation Center in collaboration with Hispanics in Philanthropy conducted a study that found in the last decade, 1 percent of total foundation funding was designated for agencies that serve Latino communities. Funding levels... Read more »

Undocumented Life: Activist Dolores Huerta pushes for renewed focus on Violence Against Women Act

Undocumented Life:  Activist Dolores Huerta pushes for renewed focus on Violence Against Women Act
  The abuse started only months after Irma Duran married him. He became controlling. Dictating her every move, including not letting her sleep. And the abuse only got worse. “He threatened me when I asked him for a divorce,” Duran said. “He said, ‘I’m going to cut each one of your eyes out with a... Read more »