Avanza Latino: Interview with Diana Tellefon Torres

Avanza Latino: Interview with Diana Tellefon Torres

February 13, 2020

Diana Tellefson Torres is the executive director for the United Farm Workers Foundation. Under her leadership, the UFWF has provided resources and services to tens of thousands of farm workers, in addition to advocacy and civic engagement opportunities. Most recently, the UFWF has successfully worked to craft a bipartisan bill, called the Farm Workforce Modernization … Read More

Podcast Series – Episode 1 – Interview with Leena Mendoza

Podcast Series – Episode 1 – Interview with Leena Mendoza

September 30, 2019

This episode highlights the story of Leena Mendoza. Leena is a Capital Development Specialist, Department of Transportation for her city of Fresno, CA. Leena shares intimate details about growing up in a mixed family. Her mother is Thai and Laos and her father Mexican. Having a child of her own at an early age and … Read More

Avanza Latino: GO VOTE with Carter Rodriguez

Avanza Latino: GO VOTE with Carter Rodriguez

September 9, 2019

Go vote! Carter Rodriguez explains the importance of Civic Engagement and Voting! We need all Latinos across our nation to go to the polls and make their voices heard!