News & Events

Latinos Progresando’s events and social media reach are in service of our community: to share information, highlight history and culture, tell powerful immigrant stories and promote our vision for a more just, inclusive world. In light of COVID-19, event dates and format are subject to change. We will always prioritize health and safety, and follow the recommendations of Illinois and Chicago departments of public health.


  • MEX talks

    MEX talks - Latinos Progresando

    Date: September 24, 2020

    A dynamic annual, one-day speaker showcase that celebrates the history, contributions and rich diversity of the Mexican culture in the United States.

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  • One Community Breakfast

    Date: June 12, 2020

    Celebrating inclusion and diversity in the Chicago experience, the 2020 One Community Breakfast highlights Progresando Award honorees, and recognizes the recipients of the Miller Perez Family Scholarship Fund.

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  • Run for Latinos

    Date: October 11, 2020

    Challenge yourself with new fitness goals, while also supporting Latinos Progresando’s work--members of Team Latinos receive guaranteed entry to the Bank of America Chicago Marathon or Shamrock Shuffle (new in 2020!), discounted training opportunities and other great perks.

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For event sponsorship information or media inquires, email Maritza Guzman .