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Council members Ydanis Rodriguez, Carlos Menchaca and Antonio Reynoso announcing the Summit on Latinos, with the participation of Director de CUNY Dominican Studies Institute Dr. Ramona Hernandez. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

First New York ‘Summit on Latinos’ to Focus on Immigration

Government, Immigration, Latino May 31, 2017 at 3:21 pm

With a focus on immigration challenges, Hispanic politicians and scholars will gather this Thursday at Hunter College for the first Summit on Latinos, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Mayor Bill de Blasio delivers the State of the City Address on Feb. 10, 2014. (Photo via video from NYC Mayor's Office)

Immigrants Pleased by News of ID for the Undocumented

Government, Immigration February 11, 2014 at 6:19 pm

Immigrants and advocacy groups applauded Bill de Blasio’s call for a municipal ID, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Community leaders attribute the financial crisis facing Latino nonprofits to rules imposed by the Bloomberg administration when it comes to accessing city funding. However, it's not only problems obtaining public funding. As in the case of the iconic Alianza Dominicana, its downfall came from problems within. (Photo by Zaira Cortes via El Diario-La Prensa)

Mismanagement and City Policies Trigger Latino Nonprofit Crisis

Government, Latino, Social Services October 22, 2013 at 11:45 am

The dependence of Latino groups on public funds has become problematic and put their financial future in limbo, reports El Diario-La Prensa. But it’s not only challenges from the city, some nonprofits also face internal problems.