Sofia Vergara Supports St. Jude Charity Event
Sofia Vergara Supports St. Jude Charity Event
By Cristina Arreola | 10/25/2013 - 09:25

St. Jude has a powerful new supporter...Sofia Vergara


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EXCLUSIVE: Adrienne Bailon Swims for Relief!
EXCLUSIVE: Adrienne Bailon Swims for Relief!
By LeAura Luciano | 10/10/2013 - 15:35

Ryan Lochte wasn’t the only Latino supporting Diana Nyad’s charity swim to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The Today Show’s Natalie Morales, Univision's Alma Jimenez of the Luis Jimenez Radio Show and Adrienne Bailon all took a dip in the pool!


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Ryan Lochte at Swim for Relief
EXCLUSIVE: Ryan Lochte Talks Cuban Heritage & Hurricane Sandy Relief
By Cristina Arreola | 10/09/2013 - 11:59

Behind those rock hard abs, killer biceps, and baby blue eyes is one lovable cubano swimmer! 

Eleven-time Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte stopped by New York City for the AmeriCares Swim For Relief event. The Latino hopped in the water to support fellow athlete, Diana Nyad, who swam for 48 hours straight at a pool in Herald Square to benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy. 


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Chita Rivera's 80th Birthday Bash to Help Fight AIDS
Chita Rivera's 80th Birthday Bash to Help Fight AIDS
By Cristina Arreola | 09/23/2013 - 15:18

Chita Rivera is throwing a huge 80th birthday bash...and the best part is we’re all invited! 

The Tony Award winning singer, actress, and dancer, who initially wanted to quietly celebrate her birthday, changed her mind and decided to use her talent and fame to give back.


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William Levy Visits Children's Cancer Hospital in Mexico
William Levy Visits Children's Cancer Hospital in Mexico
By Tanisha Ramirez | 08/23/2013 - 13:33

As if we needed another reason to love William Levy! The Dancing with the Stars veteran shared some sweet tweets and pics with his fans this week, documenting his trip to a children’s cancer hospital in Mexico.

"Between scenes I took some time to visit Special Oncology Area in Veracruz's Regional Hospital...I'm sharing a few images,” the handsome actor tweeted to his more than 1.5 million twitter followers.


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La La Anthony in New York City
EXCLUSIVE: LaLa Anthony Talks Give With Target & Her Back-to-School Memories
By Samantha Leal | 08/16/2013 - 13:52

We always love hearing about Latina celebs giving back -- and nothing warms our hearts more than when they bring awareness to important causes. LaLa Anthony has partnered with Target for the Give With Target program, a program that donates up to $5 million to schools around the country. 

We caught up with LaLa to talk about the program, why education is so important, and her favorite back-to-school memories. 

How did you get involved with the Give With Target program? 


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Naya Rivera at GLAAD Media Awards
16 Young Latina Stars Who Make The World a Better Place
By Tom Castaneda | 06/18/2013 - 18:34

Who knew that helping others could be so good for your health? According to a recent study from Carnegie Mellon, there’s a also found a direct correlation between volunteer work and decreased risk of high blood pressure, which is a major risk factor for heart attack and stroke. We’re ready to give more of our time to our community after hearing this enlightening news!


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Ana de la Reguera helps with the Mexican Red Cross
Happy Birthday, Ana de la Reguera! 8 Ways She Gives Back to the Latino Community
By Tom Castaneda | 04/08/2013 - 09:12

Since portraying Sister Encarnación in 2006’s Jack Black-starrer Nacho Libre, Ana de la Reguera has been making her mark in Hollywood, as well as maintaining her superstar status in Latin America. But the Mexican actress, who just happens to be turning 36 today (April 8), hasn’t forgotten her roots. When she isn’t acting or modeling, de la Reguera spends her time with charitable projects. Here’s a look at her philanthropic efforts.


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Demi Lovato at a Mean Stinks event
16 Young Latina Stars Who Lend Their Time to Important Causes
By Tom Castaneda | 03/11/2013 - 13:49

Talk about girl power! Some of Hollywood’s brightest young Latina starlets aren’t losing sight of what’s important… giving back. Despite their tremendous success and hectic schedules, celebrities like Selena Gomez, Victoria Justice and Bella Thorne still manage to make a difference by donating their time and energy to help make the world a better place. Here’s a look at 16 young Latina stars who lend their time to important causes.


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Adela Quezada
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Business Owner Adela Quezada
By Valerie Tejeda | 02/26/2013 - 14:30

Adela Quezada is the owner of Juice it Up!, a franchise smoothie and juice bar chain that specializes in blended-to-order real fruit smoothies located in Fontana, California. After experiencing abuse for most of her childhood, Adela ran away from Mexico to the United States when she was just 18. Today, Adela not only has a happy family life but she is also a successful entrepreneur and small business owner. We spoke to Adela about her business and passion for the Latino community,


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