Millennial influencers invited to apply for 2015 “Find Your Park Expedition” contest

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 in Contests, General

Millennial influencers invited to apply for 2015 “Find Your Park Expedition” contest

GritoBlast! The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, opened the call for applicants for its 2015 Find Your Park Expedition. The expedition will engage people from all backgrounds and inspire them to discover all that a park can be and the variety of experiences that can be had in a park, directly supporting the Find Your Park/Encuentra Tu Parque movement launched earlier this year. Millennial influencers are invited to apply...

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¡Adelante Hermanos! Building a Better Future for Latino Men and Boys Crowdfunding Contest

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 in Contests, General

¡Adelante Hermanos! Building a Better Future for Latino Men and Boys Crowdfunding Contest

GritoBlast! HIPGive is excited to announce the #AdelanteHermanos: Building a Better Future for Latino Men and Boys crowdfunding contest in September 2015 and $15,000 total in matching funds to assist nonprofit organizations serving Latino communities across the U.S. and Latin America raise much needed funds for innovative projects that seek to empower Latino brothers. This includes a mix of direct service and policy level approaches to address immediate and long-term needs...

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California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce creates platform connecting Latino start-ups with investors

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in Contests, General

California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce creates platform connecting Latino start-ups with investors

GritoBlast! CALIFORNIA — The California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce has a new tool to help small businesses — SHARK TANK CHCC. SHARK TANK CHCC is the premier platform for Latino Start-ups in California to connect with angel and venture investors. This live event platform allows Start-ups to have direct access to potential investors who can take their business ventures to the next level. Investors consider offers to invest their money and start-ups are given opportunity to...

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Texas Tejano’s entry into national video contest featuring the story of Tejanos and the first 200 years of Texas history selected as winning film

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in Contests, General

Texas Tejano’s entry into national video contest featuring the story of Tejanos and the first 200 years of Texas history selected as winning film

GritoBlast! Throughout the years, Texas Tejano.com has played a leadership role in championing Tejano heritage and legacy. Through publications, events and digital media, they have reached audiences throughout the state and nation. On May 1, 2015, the National Trust for Historic Preservation began a national video contest focusing on the theme “Old Places Matter Because?” The contest was intended to highlight the importance of historic buildings and places....

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Amazon hosts Literary Prize Contest for Indie Authors in Spanish

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in Contests, General

Amazon hosts Literary Prize Contest for Indie Authors in Spanish

GritoBlast! — The Second Literary Prize Contest for Indie Authors in Spanish, organized by Amazon, runs this year from July 1 to August 31. “This is a unique opportunity for new writers,” said Ismael Cala, host of the CALA show in CNN en Espanol and ambassador for the contest for the United States and Latin America. From July 1 to August 31, authors can upload their work to Amazon’s KDP platform (https://kdp.amazon.com). They will have control over the...

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Friends of the American Latino Museum extend deadline for 2015 Campaign Design Contest

Posted by on Apr 13, 2015 in Contests, General

Friends of the American Latino Museum extend deadline for 2015 Campaign Design Contest

GritoBlast! — For the fourth year running, Friends of the American Latino Museum are giving supporters the opportunity to help create the vision for the American Latino Museum campaign. This year’s theme is “Latinos who Inspire.” The winning design will serve as the central image for promotional materials, online imaging, and posters. Thousands of posters will be distributed through a national media campaign that will include distribution at major Latino...

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