Nation’s first Hispanic/Latino centric professional soccer league kicks off!

Posted by on Apr 9, 2015 in General

Nation’s first Hispanic/Latino centric professional soccer league kicks off!

GritoBlast! — FutbolUSA, Inc. announced the launch of a 32 team, two division, top-tier professional soccer league, with an inaugural season set to start in September of this year. FUSA will begin selling 16 Liga Primera (Division 1) and 16 Liga Nacional (Division 2) teams in 16 cities in Texas, California, and the Southwest. Over 700 players will be recruited at four regional combines/tryouts that will be held in June 2015. FUSA will not be recruiting players directly from...

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Aspen Institute to launch Latinos and Society Program

Posted by on Apr 9, 2015 in Announcements, General

Aspen Institute to launch Latinos and Society Program

GritoBlast! — The Aspen Institute has announced the launch of its Latinos and Society Program, a new initiative dedicated to increasing the awareness of the growing Latino community and its important contribution to all aspects of American society. As the second largest population in the US, projected to comprise one in four Americans by 2050, Latinos have an increasingly prominent and influential role in society. The Latinos and Society Program was founded to bring...

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LATISM Twitter party to benefit ProMujer

Posted by on Apr 9, 2015 in General

LATISM Twitter party to benefit ProMujer

GritoBlast! — ProMujer is an organization that helps mujeres in Latin America. They offer micro loans to small business owners and in the same center they also offer health care and capacity building opportunities. Tonight (April 9, 2015), #LATISM will help them launch their #Palante campaign with @DonateAPhoto and they need help to kickoff the campaign with mucha fuerza! Each photo donated on the app to @ProMujer equals to one dollar donation from Johnson & Johnson. A...

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