Hispanic Heritage Month

Southwire Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month


From Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, Southwire recognized Hispanic Heritage Month by hosting various events, spotlighting employee stories and providing the company with helpful resources to gain awareness and education.

Hispanic Heritage Month, which officially began in 1988, celebrates the culture of U.S. Hispanic, Latino and Latinx communities and recognizes their contributions to history. Southwire celebrated this important time across its enterprise, including various countries outside of the U.S. and the recognition and celebration of Hispanic people around the world.

Tapestry Announces Launch of Latinx Employee Resource Group

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We’re excited to celebrate the launch of our Latinx Employee Resource Group, Latinx & Hispanic Alliance. Co-leads Monica Rosales Garza from kate spade new york, and Jennifer Martinez-Velazquez from Coach share their thoughts on how the power of Diversity has played a role in their personal and professional experiences. To learn more about our ERGs and how we are celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month this year, read our feature in Built In NYC: https://lnkd.in/eRrtnJCG

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Bread Financial: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month


Hear from Hispanic/Latinx BRG (HLBRG) associates who are making meaningful contributions to our business, community and have important perspectives to share in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Christina Santana
Collections Associate
Bread Financial associate for 3.5 years

How do you give back to the Hispanic/Latinx community?

Alkermes Celebrates Hispanic Americans Who Are Trailblazers in the Mental Health Field

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This Hispanic Heritage Month, we celebrated the contributions of Hispanic Americans to the field of mental health. Learn about a few trailblazers above.

Honoring, Refining Cultural Traditions During Hispanic Heritage Month

Southern California Edison recognizes customers and business partners at its 12th annual celebration focused on Hispanic/Latino community empowerment.

Beatriz Acevedo credits her hybrid Latina-American identity to being “de aquí y de allá,” which means “from here and also from there.” Growing up a “border girl” in Tijuana, San Diego and Los Angeles allowed Acevedo to experience the best of both worlds.

Acevedo shared stories of her family and lessons learned growing up as a Latina in the United States at Southern California Edison’s 12th annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration. The event honors Hispanic/Latino communities and business partners with the theme “Embracing Traditions, Empowering Our Communities.”

Celebrating the Impact of Kohler's Latino/a/x Associates: Samia Ramos

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What do you look for in a potential employer? For Samia Ramos, it’s state-of-the-art products, market-leading innovation, and most importantly, a commitment to diversity.

As a Senior HR Manager for Kohler Latin America, Samia spends her days connecting with people across regions and departments to help them grow, collaborate and challenge themselves. This #HispanicHeritageMonth she reflects on her firsthand experience of the strength in diversity.

3M Honors Hispanic Heritage Month 2022


Hispanic Heritage Month is observed annually in the United States from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. It is a time to appreciate and celebrate the colorful cultures, rich histories and diversity of the American Latino community.

In September, 3M marked the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month by partnering with Common Hope to support education for children in Guatemala.

Hispanic Students Find the Foundation for Success Through STEM


This Hispanic Heritage Month, we celebrate the successes of two alumni of Verizon Innovative Learning programs: Sila Frayre and Ivan Martinez.

Through Verizon Innovative Learning, students gain access to state-of-the-art technology while learning how to code, build robots and use tools such as 3D printers and virtual reality (VR) headsets. Actively engaging with tech while learning life skills can be a powerful combination, and that know-how translates into higher education and adulthood, as Frayre and Martinez share.

AEG Partners With Avion Tequila To Present Fiestón en La Plaza, a Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration for the Downtown Los Angeles Community

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On Oct. 1, 2023, AEG partnered with Avión Tequila to present Fiestón en la Plaza, a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month that highlighted the impact that Latin American people and culture have had on the city of Los Angeles, CA.

The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility To Ring the Closing Bell Today at the Nasdaq on the Eve of the Final Week of Hispanic Heritage Month

The Washington-based non-profit advocacy group is being recognized for its longtime work at the forefront of the movement to advance Hispanic inclusion in Corporate America
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WASHINGTON, October 7, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) will ring the closing bell at the Nasdaq today, Friday, October 7, at 4 pm ET in New York City, on the eve of the final week of Hispanic Heritage Month. The ceremony is a symbolic nod to HACR’s work over the last 36 years as a leading organization that is advancing Hispanic inclusion in Corporate America, especially in the C-suite and corporate boards.


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