Latin Biz Today Salutes Our Veterans

American Female soldier with a little girl on Veterans Day- Latin Business Today

Many Hispanic veterans played a vital role in protecting democracy and keeping our nation safe

Today we honor veterans and active duty military personnel for their sacrifices and contributions to keeping the world safe. Here are several examples of Hispanic veterans commitment and service:

In 1918, at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month World War I officially ended and in remembrance of the sacrifices of those who served, Armistice Day was created. Since 1954 we in the US have recognised today as Veterans Day.

Please take time to learn about some of our Hispanic and Latino veterans

Inspiration – Harvard, Military & Politics

Congressman Ruben Gallego is a man on a mission to spark change in Arizona’s Latino community.

 

 

 

Honor and Fidelity – The 65th Infantry Regiment

Having bravely fought during World War I, World War II and the Korean War, the Puerto Rican 65th Infantry may soon be honored with the Congressional Gold Medal

 

 

Medal of Honor Recipients- Many Hispanics

The medal of honor award ceremony presided over by President Obama recognized 24, most of which were Hispanic

 

 

From Veteran to Hispanic Entrepreneur

Returning Hispanic veterans face an unemployment rate of 14 percent but successful small business ownership presents a real opportunity

 

 

Everyday People, Make the World Go Round – Meet Lisa Carrington Firmin

I mentor and coach many active duty veterans and now those in the private sector.

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