• Education

    Programa de Becas “Paco Rosales”

    The Mississippi Hispanic Association (MHA) proudly presents the Paco Rosales Scholarship in memory of our dear friend, esteemed member, and role model, Paco Rosales, who served as MHA Vice-President, MHA President for three consecutive terms, as well as Latino Festival Chairman. He will long be remembered as one of the

  • Arts

    MHA Grupo de Danzas Folclóricas

    The MHA Folkloric Dance Group was created in 1998 with the support of a matching grant by the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC).  The matching grant covered the first two years of the dance group’s expenses.  Its first artistic director was Mrs. Aurora Meraz, a skilled interpreter of Mexican folklore, and

  • Education

    MHA Programa de Lectura

    The Mississippi Hispanic Association (MHA) Reading Program is a literacy program which focuses on marginally literate lower elementary age children across the state of Mississippi.  Its goal is to encourage increased reading among Hispanic children.  In order to present reading and children’s literature, a storyteller and instructor employ read-aloud and

  • Information

    Boletin informativo – Gaceta Hispana

    The Gaceta Hispana is a quarterly publication in Spanish which is distributed for free.  It provides general information about issues related to the organization and the Hispanic community in the state of Mississippi. It also promotes MHA programs, events and activities. An important objective is to spotlight programs, organizations, events and