MCLA Executive Director Interview on Café Libre
Rosa Tock, MCLA Executive Director, talks with Oscar Rodríguez about the 2021 mid-session
2021 Mid-Session Legislative Update
How Does the Legislative Process Work?
A conversation with Felipe Illescas and Samantha N. Diaz
¿Cómo Funciona el Proceso Legislativo?
Una conversación con Felipe Illescas y Samantha N. Diaz
2020 Latino Heritage Month
A message from MCLA, Governor Walz, and Lt. Governor Flanagan as we celebrate Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15) and the contributions of more than 300,000 Latino Minnesotan
The Political Muscle of Latinos
In celebration of the 2020 Latino Heritage Month, MCLA hosted a conversation on democracy, Latino participation and representation in Minnesota.
2d Townhall Meeting for the Latinx community with Governor Tim Walz and Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan
MCLA and LatinoLEAD hosted the 2nd Townhall Meeting focused on our Latinx community to highlight the needs and priorities from our Latinx community.
Panel sobre Negocios y Seguros Comerciales
Felipe Illescas, Director Legislativo de MCLA, Jéssica Aliaga- Froelke, especialista de crédito de Hispanic Solutions Group y Rico Durán, Asociado de Iniciativas Estratégicas de LEDC, conversan sobre las oportunidades para negocios afectados por los disturbios en las ciudades gemelas, cómo cuidarse de los fraudes en estos tiempos difíciles y reclamos de seguros comerciales.
Distance Learning: How has COVID-19 Impacted the Education of Latino Students?
Samantha Diaz, MCLA Legislative and Policy Director in the Area of Education, Kathie Avina, Executive Director of EL Colegio; Jennifer Godinez, Associate Director of MnEEP and Antonio Cardona, Director of Pillsbury United Communities Office of Public Charter Schools talked about distance learning and its impact on Latino Students.
2020 Legislative Wrap-up: Implications for the Latino Community.
MCLA Legislative Director Felipe Illescas talked with Rep. Aisha Gomez and Rep. Mohamud Noor about the 2020 Legislative Session and its implication for the Latino Community in unprecedented times.
— La importancia del Censo 2020 en comunidades Latinas de Minnesota.
MCLA en Café Libre
Varios líderes de la Comunidad Latina visitaron el Programa Café Libre y entre ellos estuvo la Directora Ejecutiva de MCLA, Rosa Tock, compartiendo las noticias más recientes del Consejo Estatal para Asuntos Latinos en Minnesota.
4th Annual Latino Leadership Meeting
The 4th Annual Latino Leadership Meeting was a great opportunity to meet with leaders of our community, present our 2020 Legislative Agenda and host a conversation around the main issues we foresee during the next Legislative session.
Joint Session Recap Invitation
Executive Director Henry Jimenez invites you to join us for a conversation about the 2018 Legislative Session. The session will be held Tuesday, May 22nd from 5-8:30 at Neighborhood House.
Resumen Conjunto de la Sesion Legislativa
La sesión legislativa de 2018 está terminando y los invitamos a conversar sobre la sesión legislativa, el martes 22 de mayo de 5:00 a 8:30 PM, en Neighborhood House en St. Paul.
¡Los tres consejos étnicos de Minnesota están felices de hablar con usted y escuchar lo que tiene que decir!
Teachers of Color and their School Environment
We get the opportunity to chat with teachers of color from around the state about their experiences in the Minnesota education system. Here's a great takeaway from our chat with Roberta Hernandez Rasmussen!
Staff Spolight: Caroline Peters
Looking at another one of our five Policy Fellows this session, today's spotlight features Caroline Peters, who serves as our Economic Development Fellow! She will be serving as a Fulbright Scholar starting in July, and we are so excited for the opportunities that lay ahead for her! Thank you to Caroline for all her hard work and dedication this legislative session!
Minnesotanos Day at the Capitol 2018
With the Capitol Rotunda full of Minnesota Latinos from every corner of the state, our Minnesotanos Day at the Capitol celebration featured a variety of speakers, including remarks from a DACA student, our MCLA Chair, and multiple state representatives.
2018 Legislative Areas of Focus
Minnesotanos Day at the Capitol 2017
Legislators and community members gathered at the Minnesota State Capitol building in March 2017 to discuss issues that impact the Minnesota Latino community. Filmed and produced by MLatino Media LLC, a multicultural marketing and multimedia agency based in Minneapollis.
November 2017 Community Leadership Meeting
MCLA presents new logo, website, report and legislative priorities to community leaders.