August 26, 2016

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RHBA News & Announcements

MCC president to speak at RHBA Gala

Dr. Anne M. Kress, president of Monroe Community College, will deliver the keynote address at the twenty-seventh Hispanic Business Person of the Year Gala on Sept. 20. Kress, who has led MCC since 2009, currently serves as co-chair of New York … Read More...

Hispanic Business Person of the Year 2016: Mercedes Vazquez-Simmons

Press Release: Mercedes Vazquez-Simmons Named Hispanic Business Person of the Year Pretty Girl Promotions President to Receive 27th Annual RHBA Award ROCHESTER, NY (August 10, 2016) The Rochester Hispanic Business Association, a Greater Rochester … Read More...

El Poder Latino a boon to community

RHBA Business Lunch July 2016 Since hitting the airwaves in November 2015, Poder 97.1 WEPL Radio has been a big hit with listeners, according to the station’s general manager, Julio Saenz. … Read More...

Members News

RHBA Board Member Re-elected to MCC Board

RHBA board member Grace Tillinghast was reelected vice chair of the Board of Trustees at Monroe Community College. She was first appointed by the Monroe County Legislature by unanimous vote in 2009 and re-appointed –again by unanimous vote- two years … [Read More...]

RHBA member collaborates on “Separate Is Never Equal” play

The Rochester Latino Theatre Company recently staged three sold-out performances of a play that focuses on the true story of struggles to desegregate schools in California. RHBA member Annette Ramos, who is the executive director of the Latino … [Read More...]

Community Connections

Ibero’s Annual Gala & Hispanic Scholarship Recognition Awards

On June 4th 2016, during Ibero American Action League, Inc. 21st Annual Gala & Hispanic Scholarship Recognition Awards, over 60 students of Hispanic descent received scholarships from the Hispanic Scholarship Endowment Fund and from local … [Read More...]