Hispanic Heritage Month

El Pollo Loco Calls for Recognition During Hispanic Heritage Month

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This week marks the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month. It is a time to celebrate the community’s achievements and contributions to American history. Yet, while this population makes up over 18 percent of U.S. inhabitants, Hispanics are historically underrepresented across industries.

Looking Back and Moving Forward: Hispanic Heritage Month and the Latinx STEM Gap

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Hispanic and Latinx cultures have helped define American society for centuries. Yet today there’s an immense demographic gap in the Latinx community in STEM-related fields. With the impact that this proud, diverse culture has had on the United States, why don’t we see more members of the Latinx community in STEM? While there’s a variety of factors that contribute to this gap, the solutions are fairly straightforward.

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Truist Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

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At Truist we believe sharing ideas, respecting diverse perspectives and listening to others builds a stronger organization that reflects the communities we serve and helps us succeed as one team.

We further illustrate that belief in our Truist theme for Hispanic Heritage Month – Juntos: Together We Inspire. Our Hispanics Organizing Purpose & Engagement (HOPE) business resource group has organized events for all teammates to recognize Hispanic Heritage Month.

From Venezuela to the United States: A Story of Resilience and Hope

“At Henkel, I feel comfortable just being me.”
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At 26 years old, Carolina Betancourt packed up her life in Venezuela and headed to the United States with her husband and young child to pursue further study. The transition to life in the United States, while exciting and full of opportunity, was not easy. However, Carolina’s upbringing and positive outlook led her to look at challenges as opportunities.

HACR Releases Results of 2021 Corporate Inclusion Index

The survey captures Hispanic DE&I in the areas of employment, procurement, philanthropy, and governance
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WASHINGTON, September 14, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Hispanic inclusion in Corporate America stalled or reversed course during 2020, according to the 2021 HACR Corporate Inclusion Index (CII) released today. The report, themed “Hispanic Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion During Crisis,” is the result of research conducted over the course of the past year using data and survey responses from 92 participating corporations, the majority of which are Fortune 500 companies. The number of companies participating in the HACR CII increased by 32 percent over the prior year.

Comcast Recognizes Hispanic Community Volunteers

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In celebration of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month, Comcast is honoring eight community volunteers as part of the company’s sixth annual Hispanic Hero Awards.

HACR Announces Lineup for Its Flagship Forum: The 2021 CEO Roundtable

Tom Greco, president and CEO of Advance Auto Parts and Joseph Dominguez, CEO of ComEd to participate with veteran CNBC financial reporter Bertha Coombs moderating
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WASHINGTON, September 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) is pleased to announce that Joseph Dominguez, CEO of ComEd and Tom Greco, President and CEO of Advance Auto Parts, will take part in the annual CEO Roundtable at the 2021 HACR Symposium. The virtual discussion is set for 2:25 PM ET on September 14 and is part of the two-day virtual conference. CNBC veteran financial reporter Bertha Coombs will make a return appearance as moderator.

Reflecting on Culture and Purpose for Connection With the Latino Community

JESSICA DUQUESNE, Manager, Omnichannel Marketing
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  • The Latino market is growing rapidly, and in 2019, represented $1.5 trillion in spending power.
  • Reaching Latino consumers demands more than communicating in Spanish; it requires cultural connections.
  • Here at Hershey, we are dedicated to serving a diverse consumer base and hiring and retaining a workforce as diverse as our consumers.
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  • The Latino market is growing rapidly, and in 2019, represented $1.5 trillion in spending power.
  • Reaching Latino consumers demands more than communicating in Spanish; it requires cultural connections.
  • Here at Hershey, we are dedicated to serving a diverse consumer base and hiring and retaining a workforce as diverse as our consumers.

“We Have a Proud Legacy and Our Future Is Bright!”

T-Mobile’s External Diversity and Inclusion Council members say celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month on a companywide level is the right way to honor Latinx employees — past, present and future.
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By Shawna Ryan, T-Mobile Stories

“Most people know about the Latino population in terms of statistics,” says T-Mobile External Diversity and Inclusion Council member Gilbert Casellas. “There are 58 million of us, with a GDP that’s equivalent to $2.3 trillion, and if we were a separate country we would be the eighth largest country in the world. Fortunately, we’re part of this great country and making it even greater.”

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at NRG

Our virtual, yet unified celebration
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From September 15 - October 15, the United States celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month to recognize the wealth of contributions Hispanic Americans have made to American history and culture. And while we continue to practice social distancing for the health and safety of our employees, it has never been more important to remain connected. 

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