Surviving NY Borinqueneers to receive Congressional Gold Medal in livestreaming ceremony

GritoBlast! On June 10, 2014, President Barack Obama signed into law bills H.R. 1726 and S. 1174 awarding the Congressional Gold Medal to the 65th U.S. Army Infantry Regiment,...

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New fund created for undocumented social entrepreneurs

GritoBlast! A person’s entrepreneurial spirit should not be hindered by race, creed, sexual orientation, color — and now, thanks to a new fund — citizenship status!...

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Young Adult short story contest looking for diverse authors

GritoBlast! – We Need Diverse Books (“WNDB”) is a grassroots organization created to address the lack of diverse, non-majority narratives in children’s literature. WNDB is...

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The first mobile app uniquely designed to increase voter participation by Latino millennials

GritoBlast! —  Who will decide the 2016 presidential election? The new Unidos mobile app offers a unique approach to encouraging registration and voting by Latino millennials – a...

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Georgia Latinos push for inclusion, respect and consideration from state’s business, civil and community leaders

GritoBlast! — For Latinos living in Georgia, the Peach State has not been the sweetest place to live. Yet, a group of Georgian Latinos has been working to change that reality....

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