Rep. Raúl Grijalva to Lead Green Energy Summit During CHCI's 2013 Public Policy Conference

Rep. Raúl Grijalva

Clean Living: Engaging Latinos in Green and Alternative Energy Policy

Monday, September 30

Join CHCI and Rep. Raúl Grijalva for an insightful discussion on green energy initiatives during this year’s Latino Leaders Policy Summit Series. The session will focus on the impact that climate change and alternative energy initiatives have on Latino communities, what legislative initiatives are being worked on to address this issue, and how Latinos can get engaged in the discussion.

The summit panel will also feature:

Jorge Madrid–CHCI Alum, Policy Fellow, Environmental Defense Fund (Moderator)
Jennifer Allen–Latino Outreach Program Director, League of Conservation Voters
Luis Perales–Co-Founder, Tierra Y Libertad Organization

All summits will be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The CHCI Public Policy Conference gathers the nation’s top minds in the fields of education, health, immigration, labor, and many others. Don’t miss this remarkable opportunity to join the discussion and interact with national leaders, elected officials, corporate executives, community activists, educators, entertainers, and media personalities.

Sponsorship Opportunities Still Available

CHCI’s Hispanic Heritage Month Events remain our most important source of program funding. Sponsor opportunities exist for any size budget and demonstrate your company’s commitment to Developing the Next Generation of Latino Leaders®, while providing great visibility for your company and excellent networking opportunities for your guests.

For more information, contact Gretchen Class at (202) 548-5865 or

Look Who's Coming to CHCI's HHM Events

CHCI Chair Rep. Rubén Hinojosa
Hon. Shaun Donovan
Hon. Arne Duncan
Sen. Michael Bennet
Sen. Richard Durbin
Sen. John McCain
Sen. Robert Menendez
Sen. Charles Schumer
Rep. Xavier Becerra
Rep. Tony Cardenas
Rep. Joaquin Castro
Rep. Judy Chu
Rep. Jim Costa
Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart
Rep. Donna Edwards
Rep. Marcia Fudge
Rep. Pete Gallego
Rep. Joe Garcia
Rep. Raúl Grijalva
Rep. Luis Gutierrez
Rep. Zoe Lofgren
Rep. Ben Ray Luján
Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham
Rep. Grace Napolitano
Rep. Pedro Pierluisi
Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard
Rep. Raul Ruiz
Rep. Linda Sanchez
Rep. Loretta Sanchez
Rep. José Serrano
Rep. Albio Sires
Rep. John Yarmuth
Rep. Nydia Velazquez

Important Dates

All events will be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

September 30-October 1 
Public Policy Conference

September 30
Ready to Lead (R2L) 

October 1
13th Annual Reyes of Comedy

October 2
CHCI 36th Annual Awards Gala

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