eLatinaVoices has established the annual “We the Children” awards to be given out on April 30, “El Dia de Los Niño’s” to recognize individuals/organizations working to dramatically improve and protect the lives and well-being of children and youth.
2014 We the Children Advocacy Award Honorees
Former Senator Linda Lopez
Representative Kate Brophy McGee
We the Children: Summit Scholars
Scholarships for students participating in the Latino Children’s Summit are chosen by the Summit planning committee to receive scholarships to help fund their education with an emphasis on civic engagement, leadership and advocacy on behalf of education and children’s well-being.
Edlyn Ruiz – We the Children Scholarship Recipient
Gilberto Mendez – We the Children Scholarship Recipient
Luis Lopez – We the Children Scholarship Recipient
Monica Contreras – We the Children Scholarship Recipient
Yesenia Beltran – We the Children Scholarship Recipient
We the Children: Next Generation
This award is created to recognize an organization/leader who is making a vital contribution to the future of children and whose work will impact the next generation of leaders. The organization serves as an example of the best in the non-profit world
National Latino Children’s Institute