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How Alexita Bridgeman is educating Latino families and business owners on the importance of life insurance post-COVID19

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As we’ve seen throughout COVID-19 pandemic stories, many families were not prepared for this virus. Financial devastation and unexpected deaths have left many at a great loss and has emphasized the importance of things like life insurance and financial literacy, and savings. 
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Save the Date: June 10 for the 2021 Women Entrepreneur Empowerment Summit & Latina Leaders Award

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LEARN. CONNECT. SUCCEED!  Our 3rd consecutive WEES will provide you with inspiration, resources, and networking connections that will allow you to THRIVE!
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How Instagram is helping Latina entrepreneurs survive the pandemic

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The pandemic put most brands into turmoil, if not out of business. It’s a dire situation for all businesses, but the minority-owned businesses bear the brunt. Despite this outlook, many Latina entrepreneurs weathered the crisis by pivoting their operations. These Latinas turned to Instagram to reach consumers and connect with others in the community. Get to know these three Latina-owned businesses that beat the odds via Instagram.

Rosario B. Casas shares how the pandemic has accelerated technology and tech trends to keep an eye on

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Since the pandemic, businesses have been forced to adapt to the…
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Applications for the SBA’s Restaurant Revitalization Fund are now open

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The Small Business Administration’s Restaurant Revitalization Fund is now accepting applications. This program will provide emergency assistance for eligible restaurants, bars, and other qualifying businesses impacted by COVID-19.
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Rosario Dawson and Melissa Barrera co-host Cinco de Mayo LA Virtual Festival in support of California farmworkers

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Hollywood stars Rosario Dawson (“The Mandalorian”) and Melissa Barrera (upcoming “In The Heights”) are co-hosting the Cinco de Mayo LA Virtual Festival, which will feature Latinx music stars, in support of California farmworkers. 
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Covid-19 travel safety tips and guidelines to get you to your next vacation this summer

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As vaccines continue to roll out and we approach the summer months, everyone’s mind is wandering toward dreams of travel and sorely missed vacations. But is it safe to travel yet? What are the different restrictions for domestic travel vs international travel? With guidelines constantly changing and new information becoming available for vaccinated individuals, we have compiled a list of travel safety tips to help you get to your next vacation this summer. 
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Latina immigration reform activist Jennifer Cortez promises bold change as Dallas City Council candidate 

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Jennifer Cortez is a third generation Tejana, immigration reform activist, grassroots community organizer, and Latina entrepreneur running for Dallas City Council’s District 2 seat. 

Grow with Google: Lucy Pinto discusses digital tools, trends, and resources for small businesses 

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A report conducted by Grow with Google in partnership with the Connected Commerce Council found that since the pandemic began, 72% of Latino businesses are now using digital tools to reach customers online and keep their businesses open.