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PRESS RELEASES

2016

Hundreds of Hispanic Students Attend Largest Hispanic Educational Summit in North Carolina
 Summit 2016 Press Release

NCSHP announces the  38 winners of its Hispanic Scholarship Fund
2016-2017 Scholarship Winners Press Release

2015

NCSHP welcomes new society director Neyra Toledo to oversee day to day operations
New Director Neyra Toledo Press Release 

NCSHP recognizes Elda McGrath and Yasmin Metivier for Over 10 Years of Service
Elda McGrath and Yasmin Metivier Recognition Press Release 

2014

The North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals Celebrates 15 Years of Promoting Education among Hispanic Youth in North Carolina
NCSHP 15th Anniversary Press Release
2013

College Application Week (Nov. 18 – Nov 22) – High School Students have the Opportunity to Apply to Certain Colleges for Free
College Application Week Press Release (Spanish)

College Application Week Press Release

Hispanic Heritage Month brings Significant Awards to NCSHP Board Members for their Work in Education
Susan Zarate and MariaRosa Rangel Awards Press Release 
Click here to watch a short video of Univision on MariaRosa.

Marco Zarate, President and Co-Founder of North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals was Honored the Prestigious Othli Award by the Government of Mexico
Othli Award to Marco Zarate Press Release
Othli Award to Marco Zarate Press Release (Spanish) 

Progress Energy Foundation Grants $15,ooo for College Scholarships to Benefit Hispanic Students Interested in the Field of Engineering
Progress Energy Foundation Grant 2013 Press Release

Walmart is Named New Diamond Level Sponsor of the North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals
Walmart Sponsorship 2013 Press Release

$38,200 Awarded in Scholarships to Hispanic Students from NC Hispanic College Fund to Continue their Education
2013-2014 Scholarship Winners Press Release 

Hispanic Students of ¡Gradúate! Program Graduate from High School and Apply to College
2013 Graduate Success Press Release 

2012

Dropout Prevention Program ¡Gradúate!, Continues in Alamance-Burlington School System Thanks to a Grant from the AT&T Foundation
ATT Press Release Graduate Program Funding ATT LEGAL APPROVED 121712 Press Release

New Program Launched to Increase Latino College Graduation Rates in the Triangle-Lumina Foundation’s $7.2 Million Initiative Supports Efforts in North Carolina, 9 Other States
Lumina Press Release

Dropout Prevention Program ¡Gradúate!, Continues in Alamance-Burlington School System Thanks to a Grant from the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation
ZSR Graduate Program 2012 Press Release 

The ¡Gradúate!, Program, a Dropout Prevention Initiative Continues in Wake County Thanks to a Grant from the Lumina Foundation
Lumina Graduate Program 2012 Press Release 

Inspiration for Hispanic Students, Hundreds of Hispanic Students to Attend Largest Educational Summit in North Carolina
2013 Hispanic Educational Summit Press Release

North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals establishes the Triad Chapter to help Hispanic students to succeed in education.
NCSHP_Triad_Chapter_Press_Release

College Board’s Destino Universidad, A College Planning Fair for Hispanic Families, Comes to Durham
Destino Universidad  Press Release
Destino Universidad (Spanish) Press Release 

NCSHP In the News

2015

Marco Zárate, Overcoming barriers, building leaders – BY LEWIS BEALE, Walter Magazine

Student-run fiesta raises money for young Latinos – BY PAUL A. SPECHT, NC News  & Observer

N.C. Society of Hispanic Professionals – BY NANCY PARDUE, Cary Magazine

2014

Making a Difference in North Carolina, BY BRIENNE PASICK – Latino Magazine, August 2014 – NCSHP Article – Latino Magazine

New Guide Helps Hispanic Students in College Process BY CARALEE ADAMS

Commentary: Community college made the difference BY DAVID ROMAN

Watch us on Fox 50’s “Tarheel Talk”

Watch us on UNC-TV’s “North Carolina Now”

Pamela hablo con estudiantes hispanos

Celebrating 15 years of helping Hispanic children get an education

NCSHP – Fifteen years supporting Education

The NC Society of Hispanic Professionals is 15 years old

HOLA – Segment – The Society of Hispanic Professionals Segment

2013

Universidad, destino posible

Festejo Mexicano – Othli Award

Hispanos Profesionales se unen en primer evento

Estudiantes de Preparatoria pueden aplicar gratis a ciertas universidades esta semana