Our Mission

The mission is to raise, manage, and distribute funds and resources, whether raised by the Foundation or appropriated by the Foundation, solely in support of the Hispanic community and its initiatives.  Community initiatives include: Leadership, Education, Health, Culture, & Workforce Development.

The Foundation

The Hispanidad Foundation was initiated by Mr. Carlos Valderrama, founder of the Volusia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. On March 21, 2012 the community foundation was formerly incorporated as a non-profit organization; In April 21, 2014 it became 501(c)3 exempt organization.

The Board

President - Cesar Rolon

Vice President - Frank Lucio

Treasurer - Magda Gutierrez

Secretary - Nestor Collado

Chair - Carlos Valderrama