Help Hispanics, Help America
ACTIVATE WITH HISPANIC STARS HUBS
Deliver food for families affected by COVID-19
The Hispanic Star Houston Hub will be supporting our Hispanic community in Houston and Katy by donating 2,500 fruit and vegetables mixed bags, impacting 5,000 people affected by the COVID-19 crisis.
Washington DC HUB
Support latina-owned small businesses
The Washington DC Hub Biz Recovery Campaign is focused on raising $15,000
The money raised will be used to provide one month’s rent to 3 local Latina small business owners. In addition, these 3 businesses will receive business strategy and financial literacy to help them become resilient business owners.
New York HUB
Provide internet access to Hispanic students and families.
With 12% of Hispanic Households still without Internet Access, this is a priority issue to tackle in NYC as the future of Public Education is unknown due to COVID-19.
The NYC Hub will acquire and install 10,000 routers to help Hispanic students finish their school years and prepare for a potential virtual fall term.
New Jersey HUB
Support Hispanic small business owners in the new normal
The Hispanic Star New Jersey Hub will offer support to Hispanic small business owners to pivot their strategies to adjust to the new normal and comply with safety regulations. As part of this effort it’s also raising funds to adopt 5 business and cover 1 month of rent.
Face Masks for Our Heroes
Help Hispanic Star Miami raise funds to protect our farmworker heroes and their families from COVID-19. The face masks will be made by Nelly, a micro entrepreneur working diligently to stop the spread of the virus. Her passion and commitment is expressed through her mission: “Whatever I create, I make it with love.”
The Austin Texas Hub Health Equity/Access Campaign is focused on raising funding $5000
Hispanic Star Austin Hub is raising $5,000 to support health-care co-pays to the most vulnerable and impacted Latinx populations in Austin, Texas. Currently, 1 in 4 working-age Hispanic/Latinx adults have no primary healthcare provider and are disproportionately uninsured.
These funds will support COVID impacted adults with funding for co-pays, well check-ups or visits to see a health provider. With the help of our city partners, organizations and caring Austinites, Hispanic Star Austin Hub will be able to positively impact the lives of thousands of Hispanics/Latinos in the Austin area.
Assist financially families affected by COVID-19
The Denver Hub will raise funds among local partners to financially assist 50 Hispanic families by covering their utility bills up to $250.
Job searching support and local resources
Will host a job searching/support webinar with some programming beforehand that involves getting together a list of local resources for people out of work and crowdsource content suggestions from participants to make sure it’s as targeted and useful as possible.
Salt Lake City
Deliver food for families affected by COVID-19
The Salt Lake City Hub Campaign is focused on raising $8,500.
The money raised will be used to provide grocery boxes for up to 1,000 of the most vulnerable and impacted households in our state.
Raise support funding for students impacted by COVID-19
To raise relief funds for students who may have been directly impacted by COVID-19. Amounts awarded will be calculated after campaign, but we have a goal of at least $1,500 for three individual awards of $500. Funds will be awarded directly by Prospanica Drexel.
Los Angeles HUB
Funding for children books about diversity and racism.
Hispanic Star LA Hub is raising $10,000 to flood the beautiful city of Los Angeles (and beyond) with diverse children’s books that are sold by people of color, written by people of color and feature diverse racial identities to help break the cycle of racism. With the help of partner experts, organizations and authors, Hispanic Star will distribute children’s books ages newborn to 12 years old that represent all ethnicities.
Collaborating and partnering with local organizations that are supporting Latinx businesses owners, entrepreneurs and independent workers.
OTHER WAYS TO HELP
Give funding, food, essential products, or PPE to local projects or organizations supporting Hispanics.
Clap for your healthcare workers, thank essential workers, show your appreciation using #HispanicStarInAction
Create a project with your company or ERG to activate together and support the community. Volunteer virtually or safely help with local efforts.
MEET THE HISPANIC STAR PARTNERS
Tell your story
America is made up of stars, Hispanics are one of them. Hispanics in the U.S. should be seen, heard and valued. Their stories must be told and showcased.
JOIN THE CONVERSATION
The time to act is now. Join the #HispanicStarRecovery plan to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 and hasten the recovery of the Hispanic community.