2013 Nominee: Cafecito
Highlighting and celebrating successful and proactive Latinos is a mere snapshot of how Cafecito, an online web series, seeks to engage the Latino community. This platform utilizes Blogspot, Twitter, Facebook, and Google+ to spread the word about programs and organizations that are committed to the betterment of la comunidad. With the help of activists, writers, artists and champions for change, they have highlighted such organizations as Voto Latino, Half the Sky, Free the Slaves, Children’s Health Fund and the Afro-Latin Jazz Alliance. Cafecito supports and uplifts the Latino community through the power of online media.