Tag archive for ‘Hispanic’
By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, January 10th, 2015

#BookofLife Recap by Rebecca Gitana Torres

Check out some of the cool videos posted on Facebook by Rebecca Gitana Torres for the #BookofLife activation at the 3 kings Day Parade in El Barrio. We were out there promoting the HD Digital and Upcoming BluRay/DVD More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Latino Education, Empowerment, Music, Culture & Family Fun… All Themes of This Year’s Festival in San Antonio Texas!

I am going back to San Antonio!!! Strayer University, the Official Higher Education Sponsor of the 3rd annual Festival PEOPLE en Español, is honored to share its message of opportunity and achievement through education More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Nuestras Leyendas Raises $10,000 For Juan Luis Guerra Foundation

The second edition of McDonald’s® “Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas” concludes with a great event in tribute to Juan Luis Guerra The second edition of McDonald’s “Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas,” a program More...

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 Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Welcome DigiBunch To The Latino Interwebs!

  Mi gente,  Join me in congratulating mi cyber compadre Lance Rios and the Being Latino team who just officially launched I have been exploring (and sharing) content from this site for the More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, September 23rd, 2012

USA Today’s Hispanic Living: 6 Bloggers To Watch

Me Estan Velando, y yo no ando solo tampoco! Yes… it is true. If you just purchased Hispanic Living Magazine with Rosario Dawson on the cover, and you flip over to page 85 you will see that I have been selected More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, July 10th, 2011

12 Things We Love About Arizona’s Latino Culture

Well we know a lot about Arizona… but since we are not a website that delves into political topics, we will stick to letting you know what all the other sites neglected to tell you about Arizona. Here are More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, July 4th, 2011

Tesoro On The Web: Birmingham Alabama Really Knows Hows To Throw A Fiesta!

When most people are asked to use one word to describe the Latino culture, they typically say "colorful."  That is a common thread that weaves itself through the many Spanish speaking countries More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, June 27th, 2011

Scholarships available for best Hispanic heritage student video

Buenos dias… I saw this late last night and I know so many of you are struggling to figure out how that tuition will get paid…and many of you are talented. This may be a good option for you or someone More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, September 13th, 2010

What I Am Doing Differently This Latino Heritage Month…

When I started this website / blog 13 years ago… it was on the premise of extending the concept of "Hispanic Heritage Month" (better known in my circle as Latino Heritage Month). The motto I created More...