As a child, Gisele Barreto Fetterman was an undocumented immigrant in the U.S. She went on to devote her life to the service of others and now she could become Pennsylvania's next second lady.
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As the commercialism of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday begins to dissipate, Giving Tuesday on Nov. 28 reminds us that there are plenty of good causes that need our help.
On October 12, Myrtha Castro, co-founder of Amparo de la Niñez, died at the age of 64. Her legacy lives in the memory of thousands of children and adults who were once in her classrooms.
El pasado 12 de octubre Myrtha Castro, cofundadora de Amparo de la Niñez falleció a los 64 años. Su legado vive en la memoria de miles de niños y adultos que pasaron por sus salones de clase.
Renowned Latina education expert Deborah Santiago will join AL DÍA News on Thursday, Nov. 30, to discuss how institutions can better serve Latino students.
Recién aterrizado en la escena “Phoodie” con su maña para los sabores tradicionales, el chef boricua Luis Liceaga será el dueño del primer puesto de comida latinoamericana del Reading Terminal Market.
The Chilean and American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia held its 20th Annual Friend of Chile Awards Luncheon on Friday.
La Cámara de Comercio Hispana del Área Metropolitana de Filadelfia (GPHCC) realizó un estudio en profundidad sobre el contexto empresarial en el que se mueven los emprendedores latinos de la región.
The Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce held the "State of Hispanic Business," a symposium dedicated to the current business climate for Latino-owned businesses in the Philadelphia region.
John Fetterman has earned national recognition for his efforts to revitalize Braddock, Pennsylvania, where he has been mayor since 2005.
Research suggests that successful Latinos aim to improve academic and financial attainment within the Latino community.
A newcomer to the “Phoodie” scene with a knack for traditional tastes, boricua chef Luis Liceaga will be the owner of the first authentic Latin American stand at Reading Terminal Market.
The Latino Luncheon of Chester County awards scholarships to Latino students attending the area's universities.
El pasado 25 de octubre, Mari Carmen Aponte recibió el premio William J. Clothier Memorial 2017 otorgado por la Pan-American Association de Filadelfia en reconocimiento por su trabajo. A pesar de que como latina ha tenido una prolífica carrera como Secretaria de Estado asistente en el área de relaciones con el hemisferio occidental, Aponte también ha sido víctima del machismo.
The Hispanic IT Executive Council (HITEC) launches its Silicon Valley Leadership Summit on Nov. 1.
On October 25th, Mari Carmen Aponte was recognized by the Pan-American Association in Philadelphia for her service with the 2017 William J. Clothier Memorial Award. Although the Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs has had a prolific career as a spearheading Latina, she has been subjected to demeaning sexism. This is our exclusive.
Jose Gomez overcame societal difficulties to achieve success in the professional world. Now, he works to help young Hispanics do the same.
With all of the demands of running a business or organization, these young founders find ways to maximize every minute.
The number of Latino physicians in the U.S. dropped 22 percent between 1980 and 2010.
In her new role, Elvira Méndez will work to strengthen SEPTA's relationship with the Philadelphia region's Hispanic community.
Comcast se ha unido con los líderes del gobierno de Pennsylvania para asegurar que los más vulnerables – los adultos mayores y los niños – estén a salvo al estar en línea. Internet Essentials es el primero de su tipo; una campaña multidimensional y un esfuerzo concertado para expandir el alcance de la alfabetización digital y de los programas informativos a través del estado entero.
Comcast has teamed up with the leaders of Pennsylvania’s government to ensure that our most vulnerable- the elderly and children -are safe online. Internet Essentials is the first of its kind; a multidimensional campaign and concerted effort to expand digital literacy outreach and informative programs across an entire state.
With Women's Campaign International, Marjorie Margolies aims to provide women around the globe with the tools to empower themselves.
At a workshop on Monday, local business leaders and experts gave young Hispanic professionals advice on advancing their careers.
With its upcoming workshop, a local organization aims to help young Latino professionals move up in the corporate world.