Thanks to NCLR’s leadership, the FDA agreed to allow corn masa to be fortified with folic acid. Now, an estimated 450,000 more Mexican American women will have enough folic acid to prevent neural birth defects in their newborn babies.
A mother kisses her healthy newborn. Photo credit: Spina Bifida Association.
NCLR’s innovative programs prepare young Latinos for their future careers by inspiring them to pursue careers in STEM fields.
Students at DRAW Academy, an NCLR Affiliate in Houston conduct an experiment as part of the CHISPA curriculum.
In loving memory of the lives lost in the Pulse tragedy. #OrlandoStrong
NCLR Líderes youth during the NCLR Annual Conference in Orlando light a candle for each of the victims lost in the Pulse nightclub shooting.
Since 2004, NCLR and our national network of community-based organizations have registered more than 500,000 new voters.
Students at East Austin College Prep, an NCLR Affiliate, share why they think it’s important to vote during a High School Democracy Project demonstration.
By advocating with a coalition of community-based organizations, NCLR convinced Google to ban payday loan ads from its sites.
Attendees at the NCLR Annual Conference in Orlando stop to take a photo to show their support for the #StopTheDebtTrap campaign.