To empower and develop Latino men and women as leaders of character for the nation, in every sector of the global economy.
ALPFA - Empowering Latino Leaders
At a time when the business community desperately seeks talent and America’s young Latinos desperately seek opportunity, ALPFA is a bridge between the two resulting in thousands of Latino college students in paid professional internships and careers. ALPFA develops the next generation of Latino professionals via experiential leadership development and mentoring from senior corporate executives, whom we empower into the C-suite and onto corporate boards. ALPFA is also a proven growth accelerator for Latino entrepreneurs, helping them to build networks, access capital, and scale much more rapidly by opening the door to significant business opportunities with our more than 200 Fortune 1000 partners.
ALPFA (Association of Latino Professionals For America) is the longest standing Latino organization with 72,000+ members assembled in 43 professional and more than 150 student chapters across America. Our vision is to be the premier business organization for expanding opportunities for Latino leadership in the global market.
Today, ALPFA is well-positioned to assist Fortune 500 and Latino owned and operated companies to recruit, retain and develop professional Latino/Hispanic talent in every sector of the U.S. and global economy. We offer consumer insight, diverse procurement
- Maintaining a presence with both student and professional chapters across the nation
- Leveraging over 72,000 members nationally
- Hosting over 400 total combined annual events across chapters nationally.
ALPFA's 43rd Annual Convention
During August 6-10, 2015, more than 3,000 leaders and professionals will convene at the New York Hilton Midtown, for the 43rd annual ALPFA Convention. This convention represents the largest, most impressive gathering of Latino professionals and students coming together from across the United States to learn, network, mentor and develop as leaders.