4 Tips to Help Latina Business Owners Achieve Success

By Jenny Flores, Cision PR Newswire

As we celebrate Hispanic Heritage month this year, it’s a good time to recognize the many contributions of Hispanic small business owners. And there truly are many. Wells Fargo served as lead sponsor of the Latino Donor Collaborative’s U.S. Latino GDP Report, which tracks the growing influence of the Latino community within the U.S. economy, and the results are incredibly promising. Continue reading 4 Tips to Help Latina Business Owners Achieve Success

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How to Properly Celebrate Cinco De Mayo

By V Magazine

Cinco de Mayo – Spanish for “Fifth of May” – is an annual holiday that celebrates Mexican culture and heritage, especially in the United States, where it’s actually more widely commemorated than in Mexico. However, the date isn’t just an excuse to party and drink excessively, neither it marks Mexico’s Independence Day, as many believe. Continue reading How to Properly Celebrate Cinco De Mayo

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Makeup Brand Finds Success By Targeting Afro-Latina And Multicultural Market

By Geri Stengel, Forbes

During the early days of the pandemic, the social unrest focused attention on Afro-Latina and multicultural brands. Their communities supported them by buying their products. Corporations beefed up their diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives which included providing training to diverse women entrepreneurs and selling their products. Continue reading Makeup Brand Finds Success By Targeting Afro-Latina And Multicultural Market

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Deaf Latina Actress Stephanie Nogueras Is Pushing For More Inclusivity

BCristina Escobar, Popsugar

“Don’t forget about people with disabilities when you’re talking about diversity and inclusion,” actress and activist Stephanie Nogueras says in an interview with POPSUGAR. As a deaf woman of Puerto Rican descent making it in the entertainment industry, she knows something about what it takes to build real representation. Continue reading Deaf Latina Actress Stephanie Nogueras Is Pushing For More Inclusivity

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Latina-owned juice company Teja Juice Co encouraging better health with fresh fruits, vegetables

By Em Chan, Statesman Journal

Down the corridors of the 45th Parallel building, the industrial metal and neutral-toned interior lends itself to many small offices. But in the far back, one space is bright orange, with one wall decorated with faux straw texture, shelves and containers of juice. This pop of brightly colored juice paradise is Teja Juice Company, owned by a Latina aunt and niece duo. Continue reading Latina-owned juice company Teja Juice Co encouraging better health with fresh fruits, vegetables

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PepsiCo Puts a Neon Spotlight on Latina-Owned Businesses With ‘Jefa-Owned’ Campaign

By Natalie Venegas, Ad Week

While small businesses have endured major economic setbacks since the start of the pandemic, survival has become especially difficult for Latina-owned businesses, which have been tasked with overcoming both Covid-specific obstacles and longstanding systemic barriers. Continue reading PepsiCo Puts a Neon Spotlight on Latina-Owned Businesses With ‘Jefa-Owned’ Campaign

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Ironheart is Reportedly Looking to Cast a ‘Black, Latina or Afro-Latina’ Trans Woman

By Rebecca Kaplan, Movie Web

Marvel Studios is reportedly looking to cast a smart, confident transgender female character in the Disney+ series Ironheart. According to POC Culture, Marvel sent out a casting call for the upcoming series for a “Black, Latina or Afro-Latina transgender” actress between 18 and 22 years old. If the studio follows through with casting a trans actor, the Ironheart actress would be the fourth trans actor to appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and third trans woman. Continue reading Ironheart is Reportedly Looking to Cast a ‘Black, Latina or Afro-Latina’ Trans Woman

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    January 19, 2022 - November 4, 2022
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