HIPGivers

Every year Hispanics in Philanthropy presents its HIPGivers awards to recognize the leadership and generosity of America’s most innovative and impactful Latinos in a variety of fields. This year we’re proud to honor the following outstanding individuals:

Non-Member Pricing

  • $ 150

    General

Member Pricing

  • $ 50

    General

  • $ 50

    Lideres

Speakers

 

Abby Levine

Director, Bolder Advocacy Program  

Alliance for Justice  

America Bracho

Executive Director 

Latino Health Access 

Ana Barbara

Singer & Songwriter  

 

Ana Marie Argilagos

President & CEO 

Hispanics in Philanthropy 

Anjelah Johnson-Reyes

Actress and Comedian 

 

Antonia Hernández

President and Chief Executive Officer 

California Community Foundation 

Ana López, Ph.D.

Advisory Board Member 

GENDES 

Andrea Granda

Deputy Director 

Tides Advocacy 

Aldita Gallardo

Interim Program Officer 

Fund for Trans Generations at Borealis Philanthropy 

Alexandra-Marie Figueroa Miranda

Communications Manager 

Taller Salud 

Armando Castellano

Family Member Trustee 

Castellano Family Foundation 

Arturo Vargas

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) 

National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund 

Aurora Durán

Clinical Psychologist, Family Dynamics and Gender and Teaching 

GENDES 

Belinda

Singer & Songwriter  

 

Ben Francisco Maulbeck

President 

Funders for LGBTQ Issues 

Elizabeth (Betsy) Campbell

Executive Vice President, Programs and Communications 

Rockefeller Brothers Fund 

Betty Ávila

Executive Director 

Self-Help Graphics, Los Angeles, CA 

Betty Marín

Program Manager 

Alliance for California Traditional Arts 

Cecilia Gentili

Principal Consultant and Founder 

Transgender Equity Consulting 

Carlos Beltran

Journalist, Producer and Director 

 

Charles Rice-González

Executive Director 

Bronx Center for Arts and Dance, New York, NY 

Corie Pauling

Senior Vice President, Chief Inclusion & Diversity Officer and Head of Corporate Social Responsibility 

TIAA 

Cynthia Rivera Weissblum

President & CEO  

Edwin Gould Foundation 

Daniel Berlin

Deputy Director  

Asylum Access México 

Daphne Salinas

Investment Director, Latin America 

Sagana 

David Puente

Emmy-winning Journalist 

Clarity Media Group 

Deborah Santiago

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer 

Excelencia in Education 

Diego Valdivia

Director of Risk Management 

Calvert Impact Capital 

Dolores Huerta

Founder & President 

Dolores Huerta Foundation 

Don Chen

President & CEO 

Surdna Foundation 

Efrain Escobedo

Vice President, Civic Engagement & Public Policy 

California Community Foundation 

Eglé Flores

Independent Consultant 

 

Eliana Briceño

Head of Client Engagement 

Phone2Action 

Eliza K. Brennan

Senior Program Officer - Education/Migration 

International Community Foundation 

Ernesto Espin

Program Assistant 

Economic Justice Program 

Favianna Rodriguez

President 

Center for Cultural Power, Oakland, CA 

Francisca Porchas

Founder and National Coordinator 

Latinx Therapists in Action 

Floridalma Pérez

Aj’qij 

 

Gabriela Orantes

Just Recovery Fellow 

North Bay Organizing Project and Latino Community Foundation 

Gil (Guillermo) Penalosa

Founder and Chair 

8 80 Cities , World Urban Parks 

Gracia Goya

Executive Vice President 

Hispanics in Philanthropy 

Graciela Sánchez

Director 

Esperanza Peace and Justice Center, San Antonio, TX 

Greisa Martinez Rosas

Deputy Executive Director 

United We Dream Network  

Helena Hofbauer Balmori

International Program Director 

Civic Engagement and Government, Mexico and Central America 

Helen Kerwin

Attorney 

Women in Migration (IMUMI) 

Irma Herrera

Lawyer/Playwright/Solo Performer 

San Francisco Bay Area-Based 

James Alva

Sr. Vice President & Market Manager (Southern CA & Texas)  

Citi Community Development 

Janis Bowdler

President 

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Foundation 

Jennifer Agmi

Senior Program Officer 

The Libra Foundation 

Jennice Fuentes

Founder & Chair  

BoricuActivatEd 

Joseph Hernandez

Senior Vice President & CRA Officer 

TIAA Bank 

Juan Declet-Barreto, PhD.

Climate Vulnerability Social Scientist 

Climate & Energy Program, Union of Concerned Scientists 

Juan Galeano

Project Consultant, 2020 Census 

Cleveland Foundation 

Juan Hernandez

Executive Director 

La Luz Center 

Juan Jose Hurtado

Director Ejecutivo  

Asociación Pop No’j 

Judy Schneider

Congressional Specialist 

Congressional Research Service (CRS) 

Juana Mena

Artist Fellow 

ACTA 

Juana Bordas

President 

Lideramos: The National Latino Leadership Alliance 

Kandace Vallejo

Founder & Executive Director 

Youth Rise Texas 

Karina Claudio Betancourt

Project Director 

Open Society Foundations’ Puerto Rico Project 

Laura Turner

Head of Corporate Social Responsibility 

TIAA Bank 

Lala Lovera

Director  

FUNDACIÓN COMPARTE POR UNA VIDA, COLOMBIA 

Leticia Peguero

Vice President of Programs 

The Nathan Cummings Foundation 

Lexi Terrero

Founder 

Hispanicize Media Group 

Lisette Nieves, Ed.D.

Program Director and Clinical Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies 

NYU Steinhardt 

Lori Villarosa

Founder and Executive Director 

Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equity (PRE) 

Luis R. Cancel

CEO 

Entrepreneurial Cultural Consulting 

Marco Antonio Quiroga

Program Director 

Contigo Fund 

Manuel Santamaria

Vice President, Community Impact 

Silicon Valley Community Foundation 

Maria Gomez, R.N., M.P.H.

Founder, President and CEO 

Mary’s Center 

Maria Isa Pérez-Hedges

Performer & Activist 

 

Maria Echaveste

President & CEO 

Opportunity Institute 

Maria Hinojosa

Founder & President  

Futuro Media 

Mark-Anthony Clayton-Johnson

Founder  

Frontline Wellness Network (FWN) 

Mary Skelton Roberts

Co-Director for Climate 

Barr Foundation 

Maria Cavalcanti

President and CEO 

Pro Mujer 

Margaret Cargioli

Managing Attorney 

Immigrant Defenders Law Center  

Mark Magaña

President & CEO 

GreenLatinos 

Miguel Bustos, MBA, MA

Senior Director 

Center for Social Justice, Glide Foundation 

Michael C. Camuñez

President and CEO / Trustee 

Monarch Global Strategies 

Monica Ramírez

Founder and President 

Justice for Migrant Woman 

Myrtille Danse

Director  

Hivos Latin America 

Michelle Brané

SENIOR DIRECTOR, MIGRANT RIGHTS AND JUSTICE PROGRAM 

Women’s Refugee Commission 

Nancy Santiago Negron

Vice President 

Hispanics in Philanthropy 

Nichole Maher

President and CEO 

Group Health Foundation 

Nicholas Gonzalez

Actor, Producer and Spokesperson for #Masks4Farmworkers 

 

Odilia Romero

Executive Director Comunidades Indígenas  

Comunidades Liderazgo DBA CIELO  

Olga Segura

Actress, Producer, and Activist 

 

Omilani Alarcón

Latinegras 

Director & Founder 

Palika Makam

Senior Program Coordinator, United States 

WITNESS 

Patricia Eng

President & Chief Executive Officer 

Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP) 

Paul J. Yakoboski, Ph.D.

Senior Economist 

TIAA Institute 

Pamela Agustin

Lead Community Organizer, East LA Community Corporation 

Eastside LEADS (Leadership for Equitable and Accountable Development Strategies) 

Paola Ramos

Host and Correspondent for VICE and VICE News 

VICE, VICE News, Telemundo and MSNBC 

Prentis Hemphill

Co-founder / Teacher  

Resilient Strategies / Generative Somatics / Black Organizing for Leadership and Dignity 

Patricia Velasquez

Actress 

 

Quetzal Flores

Program Manager 

ACTA 

Reyna E. Montoya

Founder and CEO 

Aliento 

Rocío Aranda-Alvarado

Program Officer 

Ford Foundation 

Rosemary Rivera

Co-Executive Director  

Citizen Action of New York and the Public Policy & Education Fund 

Stephen B. Heintz

President and CEO 

The Rockefeller Brothers Fund 

Sam Zamarripa

CEO 

Intent Solutions 

Samantha Sandoval

Senior Program and Grants Manager 

Latino Community Foundation 

Sarah Eagle Heart

CEO and Co-Founder 

Return to the Heart Foundation 

Sarah Gonzalez

Founder and Community Change Agent 

Gonzalez Consulting LLC 

Sarah Rosen Wartell

President 

Urban Institute 

Salvador G. Sarmiento

Campaign Director  

National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON) 

Silvia Verónica Raquec Cum

Coordinadora del Eje  

Migración de la Asociación Pop No’j 

Sizzle Fantastic

Director & Resident DJ 

 

Simón Perazza

HIP Líder, Filmmaker, Visual Artist, Writer & DJ 

Hispanics in Philanthropy 

Sofia Arroyo

CEO 

EDGE Funders 

Stephanie Valencia

Co-founder, President 

EquisLabs 

Santiago Alvarez

Managing Partner 

Acumen LatAm Capital Partners 

Storme Gray

Executive Director 

Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy 

Tara Hacker

Senior Program Manager 

CommonHealth ACTION 

Teresa Younger

President and CEO 

Ms. Foundation for Women 

Tony Mestres

President and CEO 

Seattle Foundation 

Tory Gavito

Co-Founder & President 

Way to Win  

Vanessa Ceceña

Human Rights Program Associate 

American Friends Service Committee 

Wanda Báez

Management Analyst 

Office of Personnel Management 

Yadira Sanchez

Co-Executive Director 

PoderLatinx 

Yadira Huerta

Defender Network Director 

Justice In Motion 

Yolanda González Cerdeira

Área de Investigación 

ERIC-Radio Progreso (Honduras)  

Yoca Arditi-Rocha

Sustainability Professional 

 

Yvonne Montoya

Director, Dancemaker  

Safos Dance Theatre 

Zuraya Tapia-Hadley

Manager of Public Policy 

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The Time Is Now, The Power Is Ours // Nuestro Momento, Nuestro Poder

June 2-3, 2020

 

 

Monday

01

June

1 PM EDT          BOARD MEETING (PRIVATE MEETING)
12 PM EDT                                                                                UNDERSTANDING COMPLEXITY THROUGH STORYTELLING: LESSONS FROM FARMWORKER JUSTICE AND VENEZUELA MASS MIGRATION 
3 PM EDT                          HIP LIDERES PRE-CONFERENCE SESSION (PRIVATE MEETING)

Tuesday

02

June

11:00 AM EDT                     INFORMAL NETWORKING
 

 

11:40 AM EDT HIP ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
 

 

12:00 PM EDT SUMMIT WELCOME
Ana Marie Argilagos
President, Hispanics in Philanthropy
Mary Skelton Roberts
Co-Director Climate, Barr Foundation & Board Chair, Hispanics in Philanthropy
Irma Herrera – WHY WOULD I MISPRONOUNCE MY OWN NAME
Lawyer, Playwright, Solo Performer
Floridalma Perez – ENTRETEJIENDO EL CORAZON
Aj’qij
 

 

12:45 PM EDT RACE, PRIVILEGE AND POWER IN PHILANTHROPY
Don Chen
President and CEO, Surdna Foundation
Nichole June Maher
President and CEO, Group Health Foundation
Tony Mestres
President and CEO, Seattle Foundation
Teresa C. Younger
President and CEO, Ms. Foundation for Women
Maria Hinojosa

Anchor & Executive Producer NPR’s Latino USA, Co-Anchor In The Thick, Founder & President Futuro Media, Author Once I Was You, Distinguished Journalist in Resident Barnard College

 

 

1:25 PM EDT CREATING VIBRANT & HEALTHY CITIES FOR ALL: FLASH TALK WITH GIL PENALOSA
Guillermo (Gil) Penalosa
Founder and Chair, 8 80 Cities
Ambassador, World Urban Parks
 

 

2:00 PM EDT WORKSHOP SESSIONS
  1. Leading the Way Out of the Climate Crisis and How the Latino Community Can Help 
  2. The Seal of Excelencia: Transforming Institutions of Higher Education to Better Serve Latino Students
  3. Gender Smart Investing: Diversity-Connection-Impact
  4. Building Bridges Across the Central America-Mexico-US Migrant Corridor
  5. Politicized Healing to Build Power
  6. Once In a Lifetime Opportunity To Heal Our Cities: How Covid Will Change The World

 

2:50 PM EDT WORKSHOP SESSIONS
  1. Just Recovery: Shaping Disaster Relief Efforts to Build Power in Low-income Communities of Color
  2. Latinx Economic Strength: A Power Achieved Through Financial Literacy; Saving & Giving
  3. Challenging Toxic Masculinity to Achieve Gender Equality
  4. Advancing Human Rights for Migrants and Finding Resilience in a Climate of “Desgaste”
  5. Funding Essential Work: New Data on Philanthropic Support for LGBTQ Latinx Groups – Co-Hosted by Funders for LGBTQ Issues
  6. Changing the Narrative: A National Museum for American Latinos

 

3:40 PM EDT WORKSHOP SESSIONS
  1. Puerto Rico Resiste: Resistance and Recovery
  2. Presenting & Persuading in a Virtual World: Best Practices of Video Conferencing
  3. Reactivación Económica con Justicia Social en Latinoamérica
  4. Identity Gives Power: Reclaiming Strengths in our Identities Within Migration 
  5. Leading During Crisis: Understanding the Role of Women of Color on the Ground and In Philanthropy
  6. Activista: Latinx Arts Organizations in the Age of Protest

 

4:25 PM EDT ART, MUSIC AND COLLECTIVE MEMORY: TELLING OUR STORIES THROUGH ARTS
Omilani Alarcón
Director/Founder, Latinegras
 

 

4:45 pm EDT HACIENDO CAMINO: MY PATH TO…
Dolores Huerta

Founder & President, Dolores Huerta Foundation

 Special Musical Appearance by Ana Barbara

 

5:00 PM EDT HERSTORY – PLENARY PANEL
Storme Gray
Executive Director of Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy
Lori Villarosa
Founder and Executive Director, Philanthropic Initiative for Racial Equity (PRE)
Ana Marie Argilagos
President and CEO, Hispanics in Philanthropy
Patricia Eng
President and CEO, Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP)
 

 

5:45 PM EDT TIBURON TANK
James Alva
Sr. Vice President, Citi Community Development
Lexi Terrero
Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Millie
Raul Moas
Director, Knight Foundation
Janis Bowdler

President, JPMorgan Chase Foundation

Nancy Santiago
Vice President, PowerUp Fund
 

 

6:30 PM EDT VIRTUAL PACHANGA
Cumbiaton
 

 

Wednesday

03

June

 

11:30 AM EDT        INFORMAL NETWORKING
12:00 PM EDT CONNECTING WITH LOS ANCESTROS
Ernesto Espin
HIP Líder, Program Assistant, Economic Justice Program
Simón Perazza
HIP Líder, Filmmaker, Visual Artist, Writer & DJ 
 

Special Musical Appearance by Belinda

 

 

12:20 PM EDT REIMAGINING DEMOCRACY
Stephen B. Heintz
President and CEO, The Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Antonia Hernandez
President and CEO, California Community Foundation
 

 

12:50 PM EDT A SEAT AT THE TABLE
Sam Zamarripa
Chief Executive Officer, Intent Solutions & Trustee, HIP
Michael Camuñez
President & CEO, Monarch Global Strategies & Trustee, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
 

 

1:20 PM EDT FLASH TALK: THE UNEMPLOYMENT CRISIS IN LATINX COMMUNITIES
Sara Rosen Wartell
President, Urban Institute
1:50 PM EDT ESSENTIAL AND FORGOTTEN
Paola Ramos
Host and Correspondent for VICE and VICE News
Greisa Martinez
Deputy Executive, United We Dream Network
Maria Gomez
Founder, President and CEO, Mary’s Center 
Salvador Sarmiento

Campaign Director, National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON)

 

 

2:40 PM EDT ALMUERZO MUSICAL
Maria Isa Pérez-Hedges
Performer & Activist
 

 

2:50 PM EDT WORKSHOP SESSIONS
  1. Bolder Advocacy: Shaping the Public Debate on Important Social Issues
  2. Civic Education + Training = Empowerment: Empowering the Puerto Rican Diaspora
  3. Trans Latinx Organizing
  4. Reclaiming Narratives: Authentic Representation and Storytelling for Protection of Migrant, Refugee, and Asylum Seeker Rights
  5. Beyond the Fellowship: Tools & Strategies for Uplifting Directly Impacted Leadership
  6. Leadership for a Just and Equal Society

 

3:40 PM EDT WORKSHOP SESSIONS
  1. Grassroots Advocacy: How to Redesign Education in a Pandemic
  2. More Than One Curve: Philanthropy’s Response to COVID-19’s Pervasive Impact in US Latinx Communities
  3. Blueprint for Change: Boosting Philanthropic Investment in Latinx Organizations, Communities and Leaders
  4. Latina TechForce: Leading Digital Civic Engagement 
  5. SaludArte: Building Health Equity on the Bedrock of Traditional Arts and Culture

 

4:30 PM EDT THE TIME IS NOW, THE POWER IS OURS
Leticia Peguero
Vice President of Programs, The Nathan Cummings Foundation
Arturo Vargas
CEO, NALEO Educational Fund
Stephanie Valencia
Co-founder, President, EquisLabs
Efrain Escobedo
Vice President, Civic Engagement & Public Policy, California Community Foundation
Tory Gavito

Co-Founder and President, Way to Win

Arturo Vargas
CEO, NALEO Educational Fund
5:15 PM EDT  NEW POWER IN A PANDEMIC
Monica Ramírez
President, Justice for Migrant Women
Nicholas Gonzalez
Actor, Producer and Spokesperson for #Masks4Farmworkers
5:40 PM EDT SUMMIT CLOSING
Anjela Johnson
Comedian
Olga Segura
Actress, Producer and Activist

 

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