Mission: The mission of the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI) is to fulfill the promises and principles of democracy by promoting education and leadership development, empowering Latinos and similarly disenfranchised groups through civic engagement and research, and by maximizing participation in the electoral process.
Results: Since our inception, USHLI has: registered 2.3 million new voters, published 425 reports on Latino demographics in the Almanac of Latino Politics, sponsored 36 annual national conferences, each attended by leaders from 40 states, trained over 1.1 million present and future leaders, and awarded over $1.3 million in scholarships and internships.
Target demographics: Opportunity or disconnected youth (ages 14-21)
Direct beneficiaries per year: 135,000 participants
Geographic areas served: 26 states
Programs: The 37th USHLI National Conference, the 2018 Student Leadership Series, Grassroots and Collegiate Leadership Development Training Programs, Voter Registration Drives, Internships, and Scholarships.