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Striking Success: NHI Trustee Adriel Lares Kicks Off New Role as CFO of Chelsea Football Club

Posted: December 1, 2023 at 2:00 pm   /   Alumni, Featured, Global Latino Community, Media Coverage, NHI News

by Isabella Sada Nieto I December 1st, 2023  Adriel has a particular ability to pick out the good in the hearts of others¬† He values his relations and enjoys making ideas work….e [Ernesto Nieto, NHI Founder] Adriel Lares embarked on his journey with the National Hispanic Institute (NHI) as a sixteen year old. As a […]

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Why We Use Immersive-Disruptive Learning

Posted: March 11, 2016 at 12:19 pm   /   Ernesto Nieto, Featured

This article is by NHI president and founder Ernesto Nieto. After our first statewide Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Session in 1983, we started to receive personal notes, letters, and even telephone calls from parents wanting to know what we done to their children in a matter of eight days being with us. Almost always, […]

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NHI’s historic roots as a community Social Entrepreneurship organization

Posted: May 21, 2015 at 12:41 pm   /   Ernesto Nieto, Featured, From the Print Edition, NHI News

I was present for opening day at DeZavala Park in 1951. I was ten years old at the time. Esther Nieto, my mother, had been appointed the first Latina to hold the position of park director with the Houston Parks and Recreation Department. She was placed in a community popularly known as Magnolia, near the […]

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