Latina & Mastercard present The "Next Generation Latina"

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Next Generation Latina winners—Stephanie Bravo (left) and Angelica Gutierrez, PhD—proudly posing by a sign congratulating all winners.


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One of the Next Generation Latina winners, Esmeralda Santillano, is interviewed about her win.


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Quiara Alegría Hudes, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright and Keynote Speaker at the event.


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A full room gathered to honor our ten amazing Next Generation Latina winners, enjoying a morning of inspirational and empowering speeches.


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Grace Bastidas, LATINA Deputy Editor (left) and Gaysha Lawrence, Product Leader, MasterCard (center), present Esmeralda Santillano—Next Generation Latina winner—with a crystal award and a $500 MasterCard gift card.


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Grace Bastidas, LATINA Deputy Editor (left) and Gaysha Lawrence, Product Leader, MasterCard (center), present Nurys Camargo—Next Generation Latina winner—with a crystal award and a $500 MasterCard gift card.


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Congratulations to our Next Generation Latina Winners! From left: Michael Capozzi, Associate Analyst, MasterCard U.S. & Global Media; Gaysha Lawrence, Product Leader, MasterCard; Nurys Camargo, Winner; Mary Gonzalez, Winner; Christina Fernandez-Morrow, Winner; Olga-Maria Czarkowski; Winner; Grace Bastidas, LATINA Deputy Editor; Angelica S. Gutierrez, PhD, Winner; Linda Escalante, Winner; Stephanie Bravo, Winner; Esmeralda Santillano, Winner; Lauren Michaels, LATINA Media Ventures President; Jessica Saul, Winner; and Mercedes Leon (mother of winner Carmen Ordoñez).


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From left: Grace Bastidas, LATINA Deputy Editor; Lauren Michaels, LATINA Media Ventures President; Angelica S. Gutierrez, PhD, Next Generation Latina Winner; Quiara Alegría Hudes, Playwright and Keynote Speaker; Esmeralda Santillano,
Next Generation Latina Winner; Linda Escalante, Next Generation Latina Winner.