The LIBRE Institute to Host “The American Dream” Tour

By October 13th, 2017, 4:03 EST

(Washington D.C.) – Today, The LIBRE Institute announced the “The American Dream” tour in Central and South Florida. Starting in Orlando and then moving to Miami, The LIBRE Institute will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month by recognizing the many contributions by Hispanics to nation’s economy, culture, military, traditions and much more. Orlando Event When: Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 Time: 10:00AM …

History Illustrates Why Free Speech in America Matters to Hispanics

By October 12th, 2017, 16:12 EST

It’s been nearly 30 years since Ronald Reagan created Hispanic Heritage Month to honor Hispanics in the United States and the many ways they have enriched its culture, economy and traditions. Since then, the U.S. Hispanic population has grown to 58.6 million. Most Latinos move to the United States to pursue their American Dream, while remaining dedicated to faith, family and their strong work ethic. U.S. Hispanics can best achieve …

 

ICYMI: Putting kids first pays off for Arizona

By September 27th, 2017, 9:51 EST

(Phoenix, AZ) – Arizona Coalitions Director for The LIBRE Institute, Carlos Alfaro, wrote an op-ed which is featured in the Prescott Daily Courier, on how Arizona’s school choice reforms provide families with greater educational opportunity and choice: “Putting kids first pays off for Arizona” Read online here When I was in elementary school, my family immigrated from Mexico to Phoenix. …

The LIBRE Institute Offers English Classes

By September 25th, 2017, 16:47 EST

(Milwaukee, WI) – The LIBRE Institute is proud to be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with the community in Milwaukee this year and will host English as a Second Language classes for those interested. WHEN: September 26 TIME: 5:30PM – 7:00PM ADDRESS: 700 W Virginia Street, Milwaukee, WI 53204 WHERE: Tannery Business Center, Suite 500 REGISTER ONLINE: The LIBRE Institute Milwaukee, …

Thousands of Families Benefit at Back to School Events by The LIBRE Institute

By September 1st, 2017, 15:29 EST

For Immediate Release September 1, 2017 Media Contact: Brian Faughnan, 202-805-1581 or Wadi Gaitan, 202-853-4433 (Washington, D.C.) – In recent weeks, the staff and volunteers of The LIBRE Institute – in cooperation with local partners – offered back to school events in a number of cities around the country. At events in states like Florida, New Mexico, Colorado, Nevada and Virginia, thousands …

The LIBRE Institute Hosts Workshop for Small Business Owners

By August 28th, 2017, 16:07 EST

Media Contact: Brian Faughnan, 202-805-1581 or Wadi Gaitan, 202-853-4433 (Reno, Nevada) – The LIBRE Institute announced today that it will partner with the Latin American Chamber of Business to host a free workshop on credit management and utilization for small business owners in the Reno area. Event Info: The workshop will offer attendees an opportunity to network, and to hear from business …

Media Advisory: The LIBRE Institute Hosts Freedom Dinner in Charlotte

By August 28th, 2017, 15:46 EST

For Immediate Release August 28, 2017Media Contact: Brian Faughnan, 202-805-1581 or Peter Brito, 703-407-5976 Media Advisory: The LIBRE Institute Hosts Freedom Dinner in Charlotte (Charlotte, NC) – The LIBRE Institute is presenting a Freedom Dinner on August 29th featuring guest speaker Daniel Garza, President of The LIBRE Institute. The event is a celebration of the recent graduates of the free English as a …

Latino Families in New Mexico Should Reject the Status Quo and Demand More School Choice

By August 4th, 2017, 14:24 EST

Hispanic families – and all families in New Mexico – desperately need more educational options than the traditional public schools. And while other states around the nation have been enacting various forms of school choice, from tax-credit scholarship to education savings accounts, New Mexico has been falling behind when it comes to providing the neediest students with a way of …

 

The Truth About Four Common Charter School Myths

By July 21st, 2017, 10:08 EST

Charter schools have a bad rap. There are several misconceptions about charter that may cast a negative light on what is really a positive opportunity for families, teachers and students. As part of The LIBRE Institute’s initiative in Colorado, we are trying to spread the truth about school choice. Below is a fact-checked list of some of the most popular …

 

Hispanic Jobs Report June 2017

By July 12th, 2017, 16:48 EST

Despite the promises of “stimulus” spending, low interest rates, and the trillions of dollars added to our debt, the U.S. economy has barely improved and Hispanics are suffering because of it. Each month we’ll gather the latest unemployment facts and illustrate that not only is our status quo not working – it’s detrimental to the Hispanic community and the nation …