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Power Station

Jul 30, 2018

Renata Soto is the dynamic executive director of Conexion Americas, an immigrant serving nonprofit in Nashville, Tennessee. She spoke to Power Station, at the 2018 UnidosUS Conference, about how she balances the provision of programs and services for Latino families with their engagement in policy advocacy. The Escalera...


Jul 23, 2018

Rob Randhava is Senior Counsel to the Leadership Conference, the nation's leading civil and human rights organization, now led by CEO Vanita Gupta. LCCHR brings together our nation's leading organizational voices on education, housing, labor and immigration and advocates for public and private sector policies that...


Jul 16, 2018

The New York Foundation funds neighborhood organizations in NYC, often start-ups, that look within their own communities for solutions to   profound challenges. Grantees with often modest resource are an increasing voice at the local, state and national levels, addressing unlivable and unaffordable housing,...


Jul 9, 2018

Maryland Legal Aid is a lifeline for low-income people facing eviction, living with substandard housing conditions, seeking veteran's benefits and overcoming domestic abuse. MLAB, under the leadership of bridge-builder and advocate Wilhelm Joseph, is a robust nonprofit organization with 12 offices across the state....


Jul 2, 2018

Alejandra Castillo has been a Special Advisor in the Clinton administration and National Director of the Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency under President Obama. Even so, she says that being CEO of the YWCA National is the hardest job she's ever had. Now celebrating its 160th year, the YWCA,...