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Jun 4, 2013

An immigrant turns memories into art – and a fundraiser for the American Latino Museum

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An immigrant turns memories into art – and a fundraiser for the American Latino Museum

May 31, 2013

Una Noche en Apoyo del Museo Nacional del Latino-Americano

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‘Friends of the American Latino Museum’ presenta ‘Be Careful! The Sharks Will Eat You!’ por Jay Alvarez. Una noche de diversión en el Museo del Barrio en apoyo del Smithsonian National American Latino Museum.

May 31, 2013

Un Museo Nacional del Latino-Americano Para Celebrar y Compartir Nuestras Culturas

Impacto Latin News

Legisladores han creado un propuesta de ley para crear el primer Museo del Latino-Americano en Estados Unidos localizado en Washington, DC.

May 22, 2013

Campaign to Build a National Smithsonian American Latino Museum Comes to New York City for a Benefit Performance by Cuban-American Actor Jay Alvarez

The Friends of the American Latino Museum Will Host Its Largest NYC Event To Date With Performance of "Be Careful! The Sharks Will Eat You!" at El Museo del Barrio

May 20, 2013

Museum of the American Latino Town Hall Meeting

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Museum of the American Latino Town Hall Meeting

May 20, 2013

Friends Of The American Latino Museum Hold First Town Hall In Houston

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Friends Of The American Latino Museum Hold First Town Hall In Houston

May 20, 2013

UH Professor Represented in National American Latino Discussion

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UH professor represented in national American Latino discussion

May 16, 2013

NALAC Supports and Advocates for the Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act

National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC)

NALAC Supports and Advocates for the Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act

May 7, 2013

Florida Artist Wins 2013 National American Latino Museum Design Contest

Thousands of online voters chose the winning design by artist Ana María Villegas, originally from Mexico City, living in Coral Springs, FL

Apr 26, 2013

Friends of the American Latino Museum Host First Informational Town Hall with Rice University

Historians, academics, and media experts will engage the Houston community on the importance and challenges surrounding a National American Latino Museum in Washington, D.C.

Apr 16, 2013

12th Annual LatinVIP Cinco de Mayo Celebration Brings Together D.C. Area Latino Professionals in Support of National American Latino Museum

Winner of 2013 @LatinoMuseum Design Contest Unveiled During Celebration

Apr 16, 2013

Friends of the American Latino Museum Announce 2013 Campaign Design Contest Finalists

Public Voting to Select This Year's Winner is Underway at AmericanLatinoMuseum.org

Apr 12, 2013

Latino Museum Plans Moving Forward

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Latino Museum Plans Moving Forward

Mar 26, 2013

Hispanicize 2013 and the Friends of the American Latino Museum Host National Town Hall ‘Searching for Cesar Chavez,’ an Exploration of Leadership in the Latino Community

Town Hall will be a national live-streamed event joined by national experts, media and elected officials

Mar 15, 2013

Bipartisan Leaders in Congress Introduce Legislation to Designate a Location on the National Mall for the American Latino Museum

FRIENDS applauds yesterday's introduction of the bipartisan Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act in the Senate, by Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), and in the House by Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA) and Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL).

Mar 14, 2013

Menendez, Reid, Rubio, Becerra and Ros-Lehtinen Reintroduce Legislation to Authorize American Latino Museum on the National Mall

House and Senate leadership reintroduce the Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act which designates the Arts and Industries on the National Mall as the future home of the museum.

Mar 14, 2013

Menéndez, Reid, Rubio, Becerra y Ros-Lehtinen Presentan Proyecto de Ley para Autorizar Museo Latino en los Predios del Smithsonian

Lideres de el Congreso resentaron hoy un proyecto de ley en el senado y la cámara de representantes para autorizar que el edificio de Arte e Industria del Smithsonian sea la localización y sede oficial del Museo Latino del Smithsonian.

Mar 7, 2013

Friends of the American Latino Museum Launches Second Annual National Design Contest for 2013 Campaign Activities

The Friends of the American Latino Museum (FRIENDS) kicked off its second annual Campaign Design Contest today.

Jan 20, 2013

FRIENDS Commemorates 2013 Inauguration, Looks Ahead To Building On Success Of Past Four Years

FRIENDS joins in inauguration activities featuring historic firsts for Latinos and continue push for national museum honoring Latino heritage

Dec 10, 2012

Friends of the American Latino Museum Announce New Executive Board Leadership

Former National Museum of the American Latino Commissioner, Cid Wilson, to Chair FRIENDS Board, joined by representative of NewsCorp, CNN Political Analyst and former Smithsonian General Counsel.