2013 Nominee: Elma Placeres Dieppa

The Mobilizer


Elma Placeres Dieppa is an active blogger, marketer, and community organizer. Her work with #LATISM, a volunteer-based community that helps empower Latinos through the use of social media, has created a positive impact on the Latino community. Through #Latism this Revolucionaria has raised awareness of important issues such as human rights and education, as well as topics that are currently affecting the surrounding communities. By using social media to share information , other activists have been able to connect with one another in efforts to support these causes.

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