Women of Alpfa Annual Dinner-Igniting a Passion to Overcome


Women of Alpfa is an Organization that is Nationwide, with 40 professional Chapters, with more than 20.000 members, always envisioning to support the Hispanic business in the Community, helping it achieve success, and above all promoting growth and Leadership.

*OLGA TAÑÓN, ANOTHER VOICE FOR THE IMMIGRANTS IN THE UNITED STATES


*OLGA TAÑÓN, ANOTHER VOICE FOR THE IMMIGRANTS IN THE UNITED STATES PUERTO RICAN SUPERSTAR ANNOUNCES SUPPORT TO THE IMMIGRATION REFORM MOVEMENT AND WILL ATTEND NATIONAL RALLY FOR CITIZENSHIP ON APRIL 10TH IN WASHINGTON, DC. TAKES AN ACTIVE ROLE IN DEFENSE OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND ASSUMES MANTLE OF LEADERSHIP FOR MILLIONS OF IMMIGRANTS AND FAMILIES IN…

Florida Kids Will ‘Kick Butts’ on Wednesday, March 20


Florida Kids Will ‘Kick Butts’ on Wednesday, March 20 State Leaders Urged to Support Tobacco Prevention Initiatives Kids in Florida will stand up against tobacco on March 20 as they join thousands of young people nationwide for the 18(th) annual Kick Butts Day. More than 1,200 events are planned across the United States. (See below…

Salma Hayek Pinault and Avon CEO Sheri McCoy Announce Winners of 2nd Avon Global Communications Awards for Speaking Out About Violence Against Women in Recognition of International Women’s Day


Salma Hayek Pinault and Avon CEO Sheri McCoy Announce Winners of 2nd Avon Global Communications Awards for Speaking Out About Violence Against Women in Recognition of International Women’s Day Organizations from Pakistan, Tanzania, Nepal, Peru and the Ukraine recognized for exemplary communications In recognition of International Women’s Day, Avon Foundation for Women Ambassador Salma Hayek…

Florida Mayors Demand Action From Congress To Reduce Gun Violence


Mayors of Gainesville, Hallandale Beach, Sunrise and Tamarac Among 30 Mayors Featured in New PSA; www.DemandAction.org Mayors Against Illegal Guns today released a new PSA featuring 30 mayors demanding that Congress take immediate action to prevent gun violence.  Florida mayors featured in the ad are Gainesville Mayor Craig Lowe, Hallandale Beach Mayor Joy Cooper, Sunrise Mayor…

Orlando Mayor Dyer: “I am proud to declare this morning that the state of our City is strong. And, that strength comes from the stories of our residents who are unabashedly hopeful and proud to do their part to make Orlando the greatest city in America.”


Today, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer delivered his annual State of the City address to hundreds of residents, business owners and community leaders gathered at City Hall. Today also marked the beginning of Mayor Dyer’s 11th year serving as Mayor of the City of Orlando and during his speech, Mayor Dyer reaffirmed his commitment to continue…

Former Sudan Child Soldier Emmanuel Jal to Speak Out on Global Arms Trade Treaty with Amnesty International Media Tour in New York and Washington, D.C.


OnMarch 5-7 – just weeks before crucial talks begin at the United Nations to negotiate an international arms trade treaty – Amnesty International will host a media tour in New York and Washington, D.C. with hip hop artist and humanitarian  Emmanuel Jal, a former child soldier from South Sudan, who will speak out in support of the treaty. Jal will be available…

CFBACC @ Crowne Plaza Universal-First Happy Hour of the Year !


Under new management, CFBACC starts 2013 with a new attitude and a great Business after hours at Crowne Plaza Universal.    With great food, spirits and also new guests, the event went smooth, and shows a serious promise of great events and greater network opportunities in 2013. CFBACC grows with the purpose of generate more…

Ann Taylor and Kate Hudson to Debut Capsule Collection


Ann Taylor and Kate Hudson to Debut Capsule Collection Hudson returns as ambassador for spring/summer 2013 campaign Ann Taylor is thrilled to announce that award-winning actress Kate Hudson will return as ambassador of its spring and summer 2013 campaigns. This year, Hudson’s role will take on more importance and she will serve in a larger…

The Editors Of ESSENCE Present A Salute To Michelle Obama


Commemorative Book Chronicles First Lady Michelle Obama‘s Inspiring Journey From the South Side of Chicago to The White House Book Also Features Stirring Tributes by Dr. Maya Angelou, Iyanla Vanzant and Marian Robinson All eyes have been on First Lady Michelle Obama since her husband, President Barack Obama, kicked off his first historic presidential campaign…

Angie Harmon Appointed Newest UNICEF Ambassador


Actress lends star power for fight against child trafficking during Human Trafficking Awareness Month TheU.S. Fund for UNICEF today announced that actress Angie Harmon will be the newest UNICEF Ambassador. Harmon will use her talent and recognition to fundraise, educate and advocate on behalf of the world’s most vulnerable children.

One Million Moms For Gun Control Urges 113th Congress To Act On First Day


The advocacy group One Million Moms for Gun Control is leveraging the collective power of mothers across the country through social media to demand action on gun control legislation the first day of the new 113(th) Congress on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. “We are asking all members of Congress – including the 90 new members…