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Latino Heritage

September 2013

Latino Americans, Episode 6

Eliseo Medina, left, and Dolores Huerta at a march. Chicago, Illinois, 1971. Courtesy of Eliseo Medina

KQED proudly celebrates the richness and diversity of our community by scheduling a special lineup of programs and events in September focused on Latino themes and issues.


2013 Latino Heroes

Nominate a 2014 Bay Area Local Hero for Latino Heritage Month

September is Latino Heritage Month and KQED is seeking nominations for Bay Area Local Hero. We are interested in individuals who have demonstrated leadership and a strong commitment to community service. Please submit Bay Area Local Hero nomination forms by Tuesday, July 15, 2014.

Latino Heritage Features & Resources

Latino Heritage Month Local Heroes 2013
Latino Heritage Month Local Heroes 2012
Latino Heritage Month Local Heroes 2011
Latino Heritage Month Local Heroes 2010
Latino Heritage Month Local Heroes 2009
Latino Heritage Month Local Heroes 2008
Educator Resources

Also on KQED.org this week ...

The New Environmentalists: From Chicago to Karoo
KQED Celebrates the Earth

April 22 is Earth Day, but KQED is celebrating our planet all month long. Tune in for special programs, attend special events, and find more resources online.

View of a dry Mt. Diablo from Briones Regional Park in the East Bay. (Lauren Sommer/KQED)
Where's the Rain?

KQED covers news about California's drought, offers water-saving tips, and more.

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