HACR Praises SEC Approval of Nasdaq-Backed Proposal for Board Diversity Requirements

WASHINGTON, August 9, 2021 /3BL Media/ – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) praises the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on its decision to approve Nasdaq’s proposal that would require new mandatory board …

HACR Condemns Surge in Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2021 – Following escalating anti-Asian sentiment and violence across the country, the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) denounced recent attacks targeting Asian-Americans. These incidents have surged since the onset of the …

HACR to Host All-Women CEO Roundtable at 2nd Annual Latina Empow(h)er Summit™

WASHINGTON, February 2, 2021 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) will reach a historic milestone as the first United States organization in recent memory to host an all-women roundtable of corporate CEOs for …

2021 HACR Corporate Inclusion Index Survey Now Open

WASHINGTON, January 11, 2021 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) is pleased to announce that the survey submission window for the 2021 HACR Corporate Inclusion Index (CII) is now open. For over 12 years, …

HACR Responds to Violence on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON, January 8, 2021 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) condemns the violent insurrection on January 6, 2021 in which the United States Capitol was overrun by a mob of rioters. This act of domestic …

HACR Announces New Board Chair and Executive Committee

WASHINGTON, January 5, 2021 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) board of directors is pleased to announce the election of Ramiro Cavazos as board chair. Cavazos, the president and CEO of the United States …

HACR Announces Sylvia Pérez Cash as Senior Vice President of Operations

WASHINGTON, December 17, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) announces that Sylvia Pérez Cash will join the organization as senior vice president of operations, starting on January 4, 2021. Cash has over 15 years in nonprofit management, most recently as vice president of strategic programs and knowledge for United Way of Greater …

HACR Supports Nasdaq Board Diversity Filing With SEC

WASHINGTON, December 2, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) endorses yesterday’s filing by Nasdaq proposing that all listed companies report full and consistent diversity statistics related to its board of directors. If …

HACR To Host Programs Virtually in 2021, Will Resume In-Person Events in 2022

WASHINGTON, November 23, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) announced that it will host all programs virtually in 2021. This includes all annual conferences, outlined below, as well as all webinars. The decision follows the organization’s successful virtual conferences in 2020 and its commitment to the safety of all of …

HACR Leadership Pipeline Program Sponsors Announced for 2020

WASHINGTON, October 29, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) is pleased to announce that PepsiCo and Target Corp. will serve as co-host sponsors for its annual Leadership Pipeline Program being held November 10, 2020. This year’s program theme is Effective …

HACR Commends New California Law Requiring Diversity on Corporate Boards

WASHINGTON, October 6, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) supports the passage of Assembly Bill 979 by the California State Assembly and State Senate signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom on …

HACR Announces Lineup for 2020 CEO Roundtable

WASHINGTON, September 17, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) announced its lineup for the 14th Annual HACR CEO Roundtable, taking place virtually on September 29, 2020. The roundtable is the flagship forum …

Registration Open for HACR Annual Symposium and Executive Programs

WASHINGTON, August 17, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) has opened registration for the HACR Executive Programs and Annual Symposium, The Power of Hispanic Inclusion™ occurring virtually on September 29, 2020. The 2020 conferences have …

HACR Commemorates Juneteenth

WASHINGTON, June 19, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) issued the following statement regarding the observance of Juneteenth, a holiday recognizing the final emancipation of African American slaves in the United States: “We honor and …

HACR CEO Issues Statement on Racism in Law Enforcement Amid Recent Murders of African Americans

WASHINGTON, June 3, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR), the nation’s leading nonprofit focused on advancing Hispanic inclusion in Corporate America, released a statement by President & CEO, Cid Wilson, on the murders …

HACR to Host Virtual Conferences for Remainder of 2020 Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

WASHINGTON, May 14, 2019 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR), the nation’s leading nonprofit focused on advancing Hispanic inclusion in corporate America, announced today that it will host all of its remaining 2020 …

Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) To Postpone Annual Symposium and Executive Programs In Los Angeles To August 2020

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) announced that it has made the prudent decision to postpone the HACR 28th Annual Symposium and Executive Programs, originally scheduled for April 27-30, …

The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) Hosts the Inaugural Latina Empow(h)er Summit™ and Releases Related Research Report

WASHINGTON, March 5, 2020 – The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR), one of the nation’s leading organizations for the inclusion of Hispanics in Corporate America, concluded its inaugural HACR Latina Empow(h)er Summit™ (LES) at the …

HACR Hosts Its Second Annual Corporate Inclusion Index Awards Dinner Presenting the HACR Award for Corporate Inclusion

WASHINGTON, December 6, 2019 – On November 20, 2019, the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) hosted its second annual Corporate Inclusion Index (CII) Awards Dinner at the J.W. Marriott hotel in Washington, D.C. PepsiCo …

HACR Releases Latest 2019 Corporate Inclusion Index Findings for Hispanic Inclusion in Corporate America

WASHINGTON, December 2, 2019 – On November 21, 2019, the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) nationally released the 2019 Corporate Inclusion Index (CII) report. This report is compiled from data collected from participating companies that use …