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Virtual Events

UnidosUS is hosting virtual events, including town halls, roundtables and informational sessions surrounding the impact of the pandemic on our communities. Watch recorded events below and register for upcoming ones here:

Upcoming Events

Past Events
TELEASAMBLEA INFORMATIVA | 31 de marzo de 2020
Coronavirus: La Salud de Nuestras Familias
Expertos comparten información sobre COVID-19 y cómo protegernos.
Moderadora: Nicole Suárez Panelistas: Janet Murguía, Dr. Kathleen Page, Dr. Raul Ruiz


UNIDOS US VIRTUAL TOWN HALL | April 22, 2020
The Unequal Impact of Covid-19 on the Latino Community
Moderated by MSNBC Anchor Alicia Menendez, hear from our panelists about the latest updates on the current state of COVID-19, what’s at stake for our community, and the available resources to help families during this crisis:
  • Janet Murguía, President and CEO, UnidosUS
  • Richard E. Besser, M.D., President and CEO, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • U.S. Representative Joaquin Castro (TX-20), Chair, Congressional Hispanic Caucus


UNIDOS US VIRTUAL TOWN HALL | May 12, 2020
The Frontline Response: Local Latino Leaders Address COVID-19
Join us to discuss the impact of the coronavirus on Latinos and the response of local leaders Mayor Eric Garcetti, Tucson Mayor Regina Romero in their communities. Moderated by Univision Leon Krauze.


UNIDOS US VIRTUAL ROUNDTABLE | May 20, 2020
COVID-19 Economic Recovery and the Latino Community
Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, Rockefeller Foundation President Dr. Rajiv J. Shah, and UnidosUS SVP of Policy & Advocacy Eric Rodriguez, along with moderator Rafael Bernal from The Hill, discuss the devasting economic impact of COVID-19 on Latino workers and small businesses, and the need for inclusive economic recovery.


UNIDOS US VIRTUAL TOWN HALL | June 18, 2020
Latino Education in the Time of Quarantine
Moderated by Nicole Suarez, Correspondent for Noticias Telemundo, with welcome remarks by UnidosUS President and CEO Janet Murguía, the town hall discussion included California State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond; CEO and co-founder of Latinos for Education Amanda Fernandez; and Oscar Romano, School Principal at YES Prep Gulfton.


UNIDOS US VIRTUAL TOWN HALL | 18 de junio de 2020
Cambios al programa de SNAP bajo COVID-19 
En un panel virtual realizado el jueves, 18 de junio, por UnidosUS y el Food Research Action Center (FRAC), se abordaron los cambios que se han hecho al programa de SNAP (el Programa de Asistencia Nutricional Suplementaria) bajo COVID-19 y se presentaron los desafíos, las mejores prácticas y las lecciones aprendidas que experimentan los latinos cuando se inscriben a SNAP.


UNIDOS US VIRTUAL TOWN HALL | JUNE 25, 2020
COVID-19's Impact on Texas Latino Health: What Can You Do?
The number of coronavirus cases are continuing to rise in Texas, a state that also has the distinction of having the highest overall uninsured rate in the country.


UNIDOS US VIRTUAL TOWN HALL | JUNE 29, 2020
COVID-19 and the Unequal Impact on Arizona’s Latinos
Latinos in Arizona were already vulnerable to health disparities before the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in the United States, with especially troubling trends for Latino children. After the virus, these inequities have only been exacerbated for the Arizona Hispanic community at large.


UNIDOS US VIRTUAL TOWN HALL | JULY 2, 2020
UnidosUS: Empowering Youth Advocates
Youth are playing an important role in shaping our country’s future. Our Líderes Avanzando Fellows are dynamic leaders who are navigating the effects of COVID-19 and civil unrest firsthand in different parts of our country. To shape a more equitable future, our youth must be at the table. This roundtable will provide an opportunity to directly center youth voices and offer perspectives on how young advocates can become leaders.