Hispanic Heritage Month
The 2020 Hispanic Heritage Month Breakfast is Oregon’s official kick-off celebration for Hispanic Heritage Month. Representatives from the private sector, public institutions, non-profits, and public elected officials/candidates will also join us to celebrate the contributions Hispanics have made to Oregon and the US.
Jose Antonio Tijerino
JOSE ANTONIO TIJERINO is president and CEO of the Hispanic Heritage Foundation, which focuses on education, workforce, leadership, and culture through service and innovation. Under Tijerino, HHF is recognized as a creative, agile, impact-focused organization boasting a network of vetted 15-35 year-old Latinos mobilized in the tech and STEM fields, entrepreneurship, finance, media, advocacy, and other priorities for America. Tijerino also serves as executive producer of the star-studded Hispanic Heritage Awards at the Kennedy Center, which are broadcast on PBS stations. HHF’s dynamic programs have been recognized by The White House, US Congress, Fortune 500 companies, other nonprofits, and the Government of Mexico.