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W.H.E.E.L.S.’ Petition Against School Violence Pro Big Brother Big Sister

Students at Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School (WHEELS) need our help in reaching their goal of 600 signatures (only 73 to go) on their petition to help stop school violence and become eligible for the Big Brother, Big Sister program. It’s free and takes just a few seconds of your time. Let’s do it familia! Stop […]

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Women’s History Month: Activist Carmen Delgado Votaw

Puerto Rico native Carmen Delgado Votaw is a renowned activist moved and inspired to action by Dr. Martin Luther King’s 1963 March on Washington. She is a leading voice of women’s rights and betterment of children, Latinos, and other minorities throughout the world. http://www.vfa.us Ms. Delgado-Votaw, among other achievements, is recognized as being one of the […]

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José Campeche: One of Our Best Known Rococo Artists

Born on December 23, 1751 in San Juan, Puerto Rico,  José Campeche was the son of Tomás Campeche,  a slave who bought his freedom. Tomás  was a restorer and painter of religious statues thus influencing José at a very young age.  Campeche was also influenced by the exiled Spanish court painter Luis Parets Alcázar. Among some of his most notable work […]

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