National Hispanic Heritage Month


National Hispanic Heritage Month

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Join us in celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month! We're featuring two resources from Made By Us and the San Francisco Department of Environment.

From Made By Us

Why we love it: You haven't seen a gallery like this! It's digitial storytelling at its most creative. We're especially excited to watch interviews and learn more about environmental leaders César Chávez and Dolores Huerta.

Nuestra América: 30 Inspiring Latinas/Latinos Who Have Shaped the United States 
Smithsonian Latino Center
Nuestra América is a fully illustrated anthology from the Smithsonian Latino Center. It features the inspiring stories of thirty Latina/o/xs. It celebrates their contributions to the United States. View the virtual gallery.

From SF Environment

Why we love it: Honoring the past and present. We find hope and inspiration in these profiles of leaders who have made a positive and powerful impact to protect the environment and communities. 

Latino Environmental Champions
San Francisco Department of Environment
SF Environment honors 13 trailblazers who have advanced environmental justice and education, policy, community engagement and activism. Read the profiles.