2013 Nominee: Eva Longoria
The New Americano
As one of the most influential mujeres of our time, Eva Longoria takes being a positive role model to the next level. Eva is the national spokesperson for PADRES Contra El Cancer, which is the only Latino program in the U.S. that focuses on addressing the needs of the entire family by helping them with educational, financial, and language resources. In addition, she has founded two philanthropic organizations: Eva’s Heroes, which helps developmentally disabled children and The Eva Longoria Foundation, which focuses on empowering Latinos to reach their full potential through education and entrepreneurship. All of Eva’s efforts are amplified by her strong voz in social media and her collaborations with networks and celebrities.