If we want America to be strong and to continue to be a leader in the future, we need to ensure that we address American Latino
progress in all areas.
Following NAA tradition and having worked for 14 years to promote the leadership of Latinos on Wall Street, business and government, the NAA Wall Street Summit showcased the gradual evolution on Wall Street and Corporate America acknowledging the market value and contribution of the American Latino
community and a push towards greater inclusion.
The event coincided with the release of the American Latino
Agenda Report, a collaborative 37-page document that provides findings and recommendations on such issues as education, immigration and access to capital.
Huffington shared her family story of immigration, struggle and success as well as her views on the importance of the American Latino
community and the need for continued advocacy.
An American Latino
business initiative whose purpose is to lead the process of Latino empowerment, wealth-building, and economic advancement by focusing on economic, political, human, and philanthropic capital.
increase the participation of American Latino
The cultural awareness that comes with being Latino optimally positions the American Latino
to succeed in today's U.
The NAA's goal is to increase the participation of American Latinos
on the Boards of Directors of Fortune 1000 corporations, pension funds, and major foundations through awareness, advocacy efforts, and strategic partnerships.
The White Paper is part of an ongoing series of reports that New America Alliance will publish about the trends and issues affecting American Latinos
in financial services.
Concerned with the paltry participation of American Latinos
on Fortune 1000 boards, currently only at 1.
Los Tigres del Norte, the popular Norteno band, was among the honored for their extensive work towards the advancement of Latinos and the improvement of the quality of life in the American Latino
New America Alliance is a 501 (C) 6 organization of American Latino
business leaders united to promote the economic advancement of the American Latino
community, with a focus on economic and political empowerment, and public advocacy to improve the quality of life in the United States.