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Oct 12, 2017

Nearly 100 National Organizations Sign On As Partners of Campaign for a Smithsonian National American Latino Museum

The Friends of the National Museum of the American Latino

Civil rights groups, Latino cultural organizations, business leaders, educators, and civil rights and labor rights advocates join the call for Congress to authorize a Smithsonian museum

Sep 25, 2017

Advocates push for Smithsonian museum for Latinos

USA TODAY's Hispanic Living magazine

Sep 8, 2017

We Stand With Dreamers

Jun 15, 2017

Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Legislation to Authorize Smithsonian American Latino Museum

The bill introduction falls on the sixth anniversary of the National Museum of the American Latino Commission Report “To Illuminate the American Story for All”

Jun 1, 2017

Latino Museum Stands in Solidarity with Museum of African American History and Culture

Statement from Latino Museum Campaign on News of Noose Found in Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

Apr 3, 2017

Campaign for Latino Museum Launches 6th Annual Design Contest

In the contest sponsored by Target, artists from Wisconsin and Utah are invited to submit work celebrating the Latino community

Sep 22, 2016

National Museum of the American Latino Commissioners Send Letter to Congress Urging the Designation of a Smithsonian American Latino Museum on the National Mall

#BulidMuseumsNotWalls

Sep 20, 2016

L.A. School Board Promotes Computer Science through App Challenge and Supports Creation of Latino Museum in D.C.’s National Mall

‘Latino Heritage Month is a time when Latinos honor their spirit of self-determination, dignity, and respect for cultural heritage’

Sep 15, 2016

Campaign Launched to Pass the Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act and #BuildMuseumsNotWalls

The campaign officially launches on the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month, five years after a national commission recommending building the museum

Aug 16, 2016

Friends of the National Museum of the American Latino Statement on the Appointment of Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building Director

May 5, 2016

Friends of the American Latino Museum Announce 2016 Design Contest Winner

Adorable Monique of Naples, Fla., Voted Winner of the Fifth Annual Competition

Mar 7, 2016

Friends of the American Lation Museum Launches 5th Annual Design Contest

The Annual Celebration of the Latino Community's Artistic Talent Will Honor the 5th Anniversary of the National Museum of the American Latino Commission Report

Oct 23, 2015

American Latino Influencer Awards Honor National Leaders in San Antonio

San Antonio, a City Rich in U.S. Latino History, Host Awards Honoring Rosie, Joaquin & Julian Castro; Hope Andrade; Sosa, Bromley, Aguilar & Associates; and the Network for Young Artists

Jul 1, 2015

Friends of the American Latino Museum Joins Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery to Honor Dolores Huerta

July 1st event to feature remarks from the civil rights icon who is the first Latina and only second living person to be featured in the One life series

Apr 24, 2015

American Latino Museum Supporters Select Francisco Romero 2015 Nationwide Contest Winner

Thousands of Votes Cast in Closest to Date, Steve Alfaro Awarded Honorable Mention

Dec 8, 2014

Inaugural American Latino Influencer Awards Concludes National Series Honoring Three Miami Leaders in Arts, Public Service and Civic Leadership

Coca-Cola, AARP and Target Among Corporate Sponsors Celebrating Music Director and Conductor of the Miami Symphony Orchestra Eduardo Marturet, Director of the Miami-Dade Aviation Department Emilio Gonzalez, and Mayor of the City of Miami Tomás P. Regalado to be recognized

Oct 23, 2014

New York City Council Approves Resolution Urging Congress to Pass Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act

Historic Resolution Was Sponsored by Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Passed Yesterday By Voice Vote

Aug 1, 2014

Friends of the American Latino Museum Announces Expansion of Board Leadership with Civil Rights, Private Sector, and Cultural Leaders

Five new board members added with the pivotal experience and influence needed to make a Smithsonian American Latino Museum a reality

Jul 29, 2014

Over 1,000 Americans at the Two Largest Latino Civil Rights Gatherings Call on Congress to Create a Smithsonian American Latino Museum

Over 1,000 Americans at the Two Largest Latino Civil Rights Gatherings Call on Congress to Create a Smithsonian American Latino Museum

Jul 17, 2014

Local Latino Elected Officials Call on Speaker Boehner

Local Latino Elected Officials Representing Almost 10 million Americans Call On Speaker Boehner to Support the Smithsonian American Latino Museum Act