FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:
January 13, 2010 Art Leal
UNA VOZ UNIDA OF ODESSA
ATTENDING THE NATIONAL LATINO CONGRESO
Odessa, TX— Una Voz Unida of Odessa, a non-profit civic association, will be representing Odessa Texas for the very first time at the National Latino Congreso to be held in El Paso Texas January 29th, 30th, & 31st. The comprehensive gathering of thousands of organizations represents one of the largest gatherings of Latino leaders from throughout the country.
The National Latino Congreso is convened by the Hispanic Federation (HF), League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF), the Mexican American Political Association (MAPA), the National Alliance of Latin American and Caribbean Communities (NALACC), the National Day Labor Organizing Network (NDLON), the National Hispanic Environmental Council (NHEC), Southwest Voter Registration Education Project (SVREP), and the William C. Velasquez Institute (WCVI).
Una Voz Unida of Odessa will be traveling with 10 delegates to vote on various resolutions that will create a united Latino agenda on a variety of issues.
If you are interested in being part of the delegation, Una Voz Unida of Odessa still has four places available. Please call Art Leal at (432)349-1280 or email artleal.