McDonald’s invites kids from the New York tri-state area to experience the magic of soccer


McDonald‘s invites kids from the New York tri-state area to experience the magic of soccer U.S. Women’s National soccer team played against South Korea on June 20th at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ. McDonald’s was part of this important match inviting children, from Hispanic communities in New York tri-state area, to live an unforgettable More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, June 23rd, 2013
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Latina Bloggers Raise The Bar For Latino Literacy!

Latina bloggers Viviana Hurtado, Ph.D (@VivianaHurtado) and Monica Olivera (@LatinMami) have launched Latinas for Latino Literature (L4LL),  a not-for-profit network run by advocates to increase Latino literacy, More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Carmen Colon Goes ‘Out On A Limb’ & Confronts The Topic Of Bullying

I recently got a chance to catch up with my good friend Carmen M. Colon, who I found out has been a busy little bee… writing a book that addresses bullying. I asked her to reflect on why she wrote the book… More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, October 14th, 2012

Latino Heritage Month Is Every Month

Yes, that is a phrase that old school Sofrito For Your Soul readers will remember well… it was one of our first successful tag lines and really embodies the spirit behind the work I do here. That being said… More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, August 26th, 2012

Sofrito For Kids: Free Spanish Alphabet Coloring App Launches On Android

A few weeks ago… I told you all about a great new website that teaches you how to speak spanish for $ NADA.99, well I am happy to say that I stumbled on a new app in the GOOGLE PLAY STORE that you can download More...   Study Spanish for free with our OnLine Lessons
By Urban Jibaro On Monday, July 23rd, 2012

Sofrito For Kids: Learn Spanish For Free… No, Really GRATIS!

Want to learn or teach your children Spanish but do not have big bucks to shell out for “Follow Me” or “Rosetta Stone”? Buenos while reading my timeline yesterday, I decided to check out More...

By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Bronx Event: Coqui the Chef Bodega Adventures

Migente… a couple of years ago, I met a wonderful entrepreneur named Tania Lopez, she had created a charachter named Coqui The Chef that would one day become the ambassador for healthy eating in the Latino More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Remembering Three Kings Day!

Saludos… Just a few days into the new year, and I am already starting to read more than I write… something I really want to get away from. So even a little bit under the weather, I have decided to write More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Last Call: Register For Our Free Webinar “Mentors and Sponsors: Key Distinctions for Career Growth”

Tonight! Tuesday, December 06, 2011 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM (Eastern Time) This webinar is hosted by Mariela Dabbah from Latinos In College in association with Sofrito Media Group. Cost – $0 – Gratis More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, November 12th, 2011

Sofrito 4 Kids: Learning Social Responsibility For Teens!

// The following tips were a part of a white paper hand out that we gave to teens at the 13th Annual Muevete Conference that was held in Betances Community Center in the Bronx on November 12th, 2011 after a conversation. This More...