hispanic heritage month

The History and Heritage of Labor Day

Apart from the fact that it’s celebrated on the first Monday in September every year and that you get a day off work on Labor Day, what else do you know about the public holiday that started in 1894? According to the US Department of Labor, the holiday “constitutes a yearly national tribute to the c

Famous Women of Hispanic Heritage

Some famous Hispanic women, highlighting a few of the Hispanic women who've made contributions to history. Latinas have contributed to the culture and progress of the United States since its colonial days. Here are just a few women of Hispanic heritage who have made history. A Chilean journalist who

Social Security Joins The Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration | Social Security Matters

Social Security joins you and your family in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 to October 15. We know the contributions of Hispanics can be traced to before the origins of the United States with the discovery, exploration, and naming of many places in our nation, such

National Hispanic Heritage Month: Latinos and the Economy | GOBankingRates

With an estimated 52 million Latinos currently living in the United States, Hispanic Americans are unequivocally the largest minority population in the country. In honor of National Hispanic Heritage... With an estimated 52 million Latinos currently living in the United States, Hispanic Americans ar

Hispanic and Latino Heritage Books for Kids and Teens

Share these books for kids and teens during Latino Books Month and National Hispanic Heritage Month. But don't stop there because you could share them year-round. FatCamera / Getty Images These recommended reading lists, award-winning books, and articles feature books for children and teens that foc

Hispanic Heritage Month – Social Security Answers Your Most Popular Questions | Social Security Matters

It’s Hispanic Heritage Month, a time when we celebrate the contributions and cultural richness of Hispanics in the U.S. Hispanics have influenced many facets of American life, from language to our cultural development. They play a crucial role in our country, and during this month of celebration, we

The Arab American Heritage Month

Arab American Heritage Month celebrates the contributions people of Middle Eastern descent have made to the U.S. and their history in the nation. Ramin Talaie/Getty Images Arab Americans and Americans of Middle Eastern heritage have a long history in the United States. They are U.S. military heroes,

Hispanic | Food Finds | Food Network

Sandra searches out some food finds that reflect the history and zesty appeal of hispanic cuisine. From homemade Queso at La Viquita in Houston, to lessons on tamales in New Mexico, to the meeting of the Tortilla Queen, uncover your own favorite food find. Sign up for the latest how-tos, TV exclusiv

Heritage Provider Network

For funding a data-mining competition to reduce unnecessary hospital visits. It’s the Netflix Prize for health care. Just as Netflix spurred the development of a more accurate predictor of movie preferences, Heritage is out to spark the creation of an algorithm that analyzes historical patient data

National Native American Heritage Month | Social Security Matters

Social Security honors and celebrates the rich culture and heritage of American Indians and Alaska Natives. We remember our commitment to be there with you throughout life’s journey during National Native American Heritage Month. Continue reading →