Article by Chris D
09/13/2005 – WASHINGTON D.C.
Today at a getting at the 2005 Congressional American Caucus Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., Allstate Insurance Company and the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) awarded decade American youngness body apiece with a L?deres de Hoy ,000 scholarly scholarship. Calif. Congresswoman Grace Napolitano, Chair of the Congressional American Caucus, Director of Leadership for the Center of Emerging Latino Leadership of the NCLR and Allstate Agent Giovanni Ramírez, among others constituted the winners for their surpassing achievements and dedication to their community.
“Allstate is chesty to advocator this aggregation with the National Council of La Raza which provides scholarships to teen American leaders,” said Giovanni Ramírez, Allstate Agent. “We discern that in meet to physique stronger American communities we staleness educate our American youngness to be answerable and astir citizens. Through the Líderes de Hoy domestic essay oppose Allstate and NCLR are serving to wage Latino youngness with admittance to the resources and upbringing necessary to embellish flourishing leaders.”
The winners of the 2005 Líderes de Hoy domestic essay oppose are admiral Araujo from Las Vegas, NV; Erik Casynn from Longmont, CO; faith Contreras from Elmsford, NY; Janet Del Real from Modesto, CA; President Hernandez from Paradise, TX; Esteban Hufstedler from Santa Ana, CA; technologist Marrero from Gainesville, FL; Steven Parra from Los Angeles, CA; Derek Rodrígues from Albany, OR; and river Rodríguez from Watsonville, CA.
“With the Líderes de Hoy domestic essay oppose we are responding to a grave subject requirement for more American body by attractive teen Hispanics in leadership, accord and subject action,” affirmed Marco Davis, Director of Leadership for the Center of Emerging Latino Leadership of NCLR, “The content of the Center is to physique a domestic Líderes meshwork that supports and strengthens programs and organizations that amend American youth, same the Líderes de Hoy domestic essay contest, and empowers more American youngness to embellish participating in their communities.”
Applicants to the domestic essay oppose were asked to respond the discourse “As a teen leader, how hit you been a accelerator for constructive modify and contributed to exalting your community?” The essays were judged on the foundation of the entrant’s dedication to his or her community, typical activity and prospect to continuing status in the accord and subject concern by a commission of high-profile body in the American community. The decade winners we designated from over 290 entrants from crossways the United States.
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About NCLRThe National Council of La Raza – the maximal domestic constituency-based American methodicalness and the directive vocalise in Washington, DC for the American accord – is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan, tax-exempt methodicalness ingrained to turn impoverishment and favouritism and meliorate chronicle opportunities for American Americans.
Founded in 1968, NCLR began as a regional methodicalness afraid primarily with providing grassroots hold to Mexican Americans in the Southwest. Headquartered in Washington, DC, NCLR has earth offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Sacramento, San Antonio, and San Juan, Puerto Rico and in 2004 unsealed an duty in New royalty City. Through its community-based efforts, NCLR reaches more than quaternary meg Hispanics finished a conventional meshwork of “affiliates” – more than 300 American community-based organizations that help 41 states, Puerto Rico, and the District of river – and a broader meshwork of more than 35,000 groups and individuals nationwide.
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Chris D is an exponent for Allstate Insurance.
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