CHLI
Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute

Events

 

Congressional Hill Briefing
Jun
27
3:00 PM15:00

Congressional Hill Briefing

CHLI Facilitates a Discussion Regarding the Freedom of the Press

Washington, D.C. – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held a Freedom of the Press Briefing, on June 27, 2018, in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. The briefing is part of the CHLI Congressional Briefing Series, which aims to facilitate an in-depth dialogue with various perspectives on relevant legislative topics impacting the U.S. Hispanic community. Read More

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HONORING ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN
Jun
15
6:30 PM18:30

HONORING ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN

CHLI Honors Founder Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen in Hometown

Washington, D.C. – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held a Reception honoring Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, on June 15, 2018, at the Ritz Carlton Coconut Grove, in Miami, Florida. 

CHLI honored its co-founder, Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen, at its 14th Annual Gala and Leadership Awards with its renamed international award, ‘The CHLI Ileana Ros-Lehtinen International Leadership Award.’ Read More

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Fall 2018 Global Leaders Application Deadline
Jun
3
11:59 PM23:59

Fall 2018 Global Leaders Application Deadline

A 15 week internship program working in Congressional and corporate offices in Washington D.C. Students will work on project-based programs that provide hands-on experience and also strengthen their understanding of public policy and will also earn academic credit hours from the George Washington University.

The program takes place in the spring and in the fall semester of each year. 

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REGIONAL FUTURE LEADERS CONFERENCE
May
9
9:00 AM09:00

REGIONAL FUTURE LEADERS CONFERENCE

CHLI'S FLC - CONNECTING YOU TO THE REAL WORLD

Washington, D.C. – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held its Future Leaders Conference, on May 9, 2018, at the University of Navada in Las Vegas. The conference brings together senior executives from corporate America, government and non-profit leaders for panel discussions that encourage and promote public service, leadership and entrepreneurship among today’s young leaders.

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14th Annual Gala & Leadership Awards
Apr
11
6:00 PM18:00

14th Annual Gala & Leadership Awards

CHLI HONORS CONGRESSWOMAN ROS-LEHTINEN AT ITS 14TH ANNUAL GALA LEADERSHIP AWARDS

Washington, D.C – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) hosted its 14th Annual Gala & Leadership Awards on Wednesday, April 11, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, in Washington, D.C. 

The Annual CHLI Gala & Leadership Awards are held each spring, honoring extraordinary leaders. This year’s Gala honored Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, a woman whose public service and international leadership has made a meaningful impact on the U.S. community. 

 
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CHLI Tech Talk
Mar
22
3:00 PM15:00

CHLI Tech Talk

CHLI's Tech Talk Recap: How Innovation & Technology Impacts our Daily Lives

Washington, D.C. – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held a CHLI Tech Talk on How Innovation & Technology Impacts our Daily Lives, on March 22, 2018, in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. The briefing is part of the CHLI Congressional Briefing Series, which aims to facilitate an in-depth dialogue with various perspectives on relevant legislative topics impacting the U.S. Hispanic community. Read More

 
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Congressional Hill Briefing
Feb
15
3:00 PM15:00

Congressional Hill Briefing

CHLI Briefing Recap on the State of Personal Finances and Access to Capital


Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, February 15th, the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held a Congressional Briefing on the State of Personal Finances and Access to Capital on Capitol Hill. The briefing is part of the CHLI Congressional Briefing Series, which aims to facilitate an in-depth dialogue with various perspectives on relevant legislative topics impacting the U.S. Hispanic community.

 
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Pillars for Progress Tour
Oct
14
11:30 AM11:30

Pillars for Progress Tour

The CHLI Pillars for Progress forums will bring together distinguished civic and community leaders, experts in workforce development and student leaders to discuss educational accomplishments, career strategy and economic advancement for U.S. Hispanics. In particular, the forums will focus on jobs, taxes and regulations, education and financial literacy.

 
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6th Annual Trade & International Affairs Symposium
Oct
3
11:30 AM11:30

6th Annual Trade & International Affairs Symposium

CHLI Hosts its 6th Annual Trade & International Affairs Symposium: Exploring New Horizons for Global Trade

Washington, D.C. - The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held its 6th annual Trade & International Affairs Symposium: Exploring New Horizons for Global Trade, on October 3, 2017, at The Embassy of Canada, in Washington, D.C. The CHLI Trade & International Affairs Symposium brings together international business leaders, experts on trade, members of the diplomatic community, foreign ministers and U.S. government officials to discuss trade issues and international affairs that affect U.S. global competitiveness. Read more

 
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Pillars for Progress Tour
Aug
29
11:30 AM11:30

Pillars for Progress Tour

CHLI Launches ‘Pillars for Progress’ Tour in Los Angeles, California

Washington, D.C. - The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) launched its ‘Pillars of Progress’ tour at the Los Angeles City Club in Los Angeles, California, on August 29, 2017. The first stop of the tour convened distinguished civic and community leaders, experts in workforce development and student leaders to discuss educational opportunities, career strategy and tools for the economic advancement of U.S. Hispanics and Latinos.  Read More

 
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Future Leaders Conference
Jul
20
9:00 AM09:00

Future Leaders Conference

CHLI's 2017 Future Leaders Conference : Preparing Leaders of Tomorrow for the World of Today

Washington, D.C. - The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held its annual Future Leaders Conference on Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Washington, D.C., at the Rayburn House Office Building. The CHLI Future Leaders Conference brought together congressional speakers and distinguished corporate executives to inspire and promote public service, leadership and entrepreneurship among today’s students. The Conference focused on career paths and the richness one’s diversity adds to the workplace. Read More

 
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Vermillion Congressional Staff Appreciation Reception
Jul
19
6:30 PM18:30

Vermillion Congressional Staff Appreciation Reception

CHLI Honors Gabriella Boffelli and Angela Ramirez with Stephen Vermillion Congressional Staff Appreciation Award

Washington, D.C – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held their annual Vermillion Congressional Staff Appreciation Awards Reception, on July 20, 2017, hosted by CHLI Board Member, Ray Dempsey, Senior Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer, at BP America’s office in Washington, D.C. Each year, CHLI recognizes two outstanding senior Congressional Staff members, a Republican and a Democrat, for their service and dedication to their constituents and the Hispanic Community. Read More

 
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CONGRESSIONAL HILL BRIEFING
Jul
19
9:30 AM09:30

CONGRESSIONAL HILL BRIEFING

CHLI Briefing in Support of Freedom & Democracy for Venezuela

Washington, D.C – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held a Congressional Briefing on Freedom & Democracy for Venezuela, on July 19, 2017, at the Dirksen Senate Office Building. CHLI’s Briefing included bipartisan Congressional remarks from CHLI Chairman, The Honorable Lincoln Diaz-Balart, Senator Robert Menendez (NJ), Senator Marco Rubio (FL), Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL), and Congressman Carlos Curbelo (FL). Read More

 
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Congressional Hill Briefing
Jun
27
11:30 AM11:30

Congressional Hill Briefing

CHLI Briefing Recap on Corporate Tax Reform & U.S. Global Competitiveness

Washington, D.C – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held a Congressional Briefing on Corporate Tax Reform and U.S. Global Competitiveness, on June 27, 2017, on Capitol Hill. The briefing is part of the CHLI Congressional Briefing Series, which aims to facilitate an in-depth dialogue with various perspectives on relevant legislative topics impacting the U.S. Hispanic community. Read More

 
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Congressional Hill Briefing
May
4
8:30 AM08:30

Congressional Hill Briefing

CHLI Briefing Recap on Federal Tax Reform:
A Path for Economic Development in Puerto Rico

Washington, D.C – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held a Congressional Briefing on Federal Tax Reform: A Path for Economic Development in Puerto Rico, on May 4, 2017, at the Rayburn House Office building. The briefing is part of the CHLI Congressional Briefing policy series, which aims to facilitate an in-depth dialogue with various perspectives on relevant legislative topics impacting the U.S. Hispanic community. Read More

 

 
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Spring 2017 Global Leaders Graduation Ceremony
May
2
5:30 PM17:30

Spring 2017 Global Leaders Graduation Ceremony

CHLI Congratulates its Spring 2017 Global Leaders Graduates

Washington, D.C – On Tuesday, May 2, 2017, the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held a Graduation Reception for its Spring 2017 Global Leaders at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C. Every year the CHLI Global Leaders Program selects students from across the country and places them in a Congressional office for the first half of the semester and at a corporate office for the second half. During the length of their semester, students also earn academic credit from George Washington University. This semester’s Global Leaders were Dominique Espinoza, Fernando J. Espinoza, Alejandra Forero and Sol Ortega. Read More

 
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CHLI Annual Awards Gala
Apr
26
6:00 PM18:00

CHLI Annual Awards Gala

CHLI Celebrated its 13th Annual Gala & Leadership Awards: A Tribute to Freedom


Washington, D.C – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) held its 13th Annual Gala & Leadership Awards: A Tribute to Freedom, on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C. CHLI’s celebration of freedom honored two members of Congress, Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ) and Congressman Gerald "Gerry" Connolly (D-VA), with its Leadership in Public Service Award, and bestowed Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient, Dr. Oscar Elias Biscet, with CHLI’s Leadership in International Relations Award. Read More

 
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Alumni Association Annual Meeting & Luncheon
Apr
25
3:30 PM15:30

Alumni Association Annual Meeting & Luncheon

2017 CHLI Alumni Association Annual Luncheon

Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute's (CHLI) Alumni Association held its Annual Luncheon, its first official since the CHLI Board of Directors approved the Association's charter back in December. The Luncheon was held at the AT&T Forum in Washington, D.C., and commenced with CHLI Board Member, Susan Santana, Esq., Assistant Vice President, Federal Relations for AT&T, welcoming the room of CHLI Alumni, "As a CHLI Board Member, I'm delighted to see the Alumni organize into an official organization, and I look forward to seeing it grow to its full potential and fill up this room next year!" Read More

 
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