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Houston on the Move: Episode 13

Posted on 30 April 2012 by HAHMP

Hello friends!

Bienvenidos!  This is the 13th episode of Houston on the Move. Today’s show opened up with an interview to Osvaldo Corral, news anchor at Univision 45.  He told us about his journey in going from a student at Chile, to a news anchor in Houston.

AVANCE is a non-profit organization that serves under privileged communities under the mission of “fostering the personal and economic success of families.”  Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships, Support Programs and Outcomes Management, Nilia Jimenez joined us to inform of the different programs available for children and parents.

There is a pair of Latina twins working their pom-pons for the Houston Aeros Hockey team.  Aero Dynamics cheerleaders, Vanessa and Yessenia Morales, talked about their experience in the cheerleading squad.

The show concluded with a tour through the world’s tallest monument tower, the San Jacinto Monument.  Reporter Jannette Marin told us more about this history-rich place.

Thanks for joining us!  If you would like more information about any of the presentations on today’s show please feel free to contact them.  Below, you will find their respective contact information.

Univision
www.Univisionhouston.com

AVANCE
www.avancehouston.org or call (713)812-0033

Houston Aeros
www.Aeros.com

San Jacinto Monument & Museum
www.Sanjacinto-museum.org

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Houston on the Move: Episode 12

Posted on 28 April 2012 by HAHMP

Hello Friends!

Welcome to the season premiere of Houston on the Move!  The 12th episode features a brand new beginning. On this episode you will see new graphics, a new set, and an improved production system.

To begin, reporters Vanessa Morales and Norma Vasquez go behind the scenes of a local radio show with Liz Arreola of Mega 101.1 FM.

We will then introduce you to Jean Kegler and Marina Delcid, who tell us more about ECHOS, a non-profit formed in 1999.

We go back on the road as Ivan Castillo catches up with Alex Luster in his local studio, where Alex discusses his career in film making and his upcoming projects.

Also on the 12th show, Fidel Molina visits the Urbina Museum of Mexico’s history and speaks to his founder. This unique museum works by appointment only and you’ll be eager to find out about its origin.

Hope you enjoyed the launch of the new season! Below you will find contact information for the featured on today’s show.

Liz Arreola, Mega 101 FM
If you would like more information about Mega 101 FM visit klol.radio.com.

Epiphany Community Health Outreach Services
If you would like more information about ECHOS visit echos-houston.org or call them at 713.270.0369.

Alex Luster, Cinematographer
If you would like more information about Alex Luster’s upcoming project, visit stickemupmovie.com.

Museo Urbina de Historia de Mexico
If you would like more information about Museo Urbina de Historia de Mexico call them at 281.998.8861.

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Houston on the Move: Episode 11

Posted on 26 April 2012 by HAHMP

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Bienvenidos! This is the season finale ofHouston on the Move! On this 11th episode we have three jam-packed segments about Houston organizations.

Our first guest Angel Quesada of “Talento Bilingue”, the only Latino-established theater in Houston, talks about unique opportunities for Hispanic talent in Houston.

In our second segment, reporter Viridiana Maldonado brings us an exclusive on Houston-born boxer Juan Diaz. Diaz is a former unified WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO world lightweight champion who recently retired from boxing in June 2011.

The human body is something interesting, Stephanie Manning from the Health Museum in Houston is in studio to give us insight to the human body and fill us in on fun activities the entire family can enjoy.

Thanks for making this season a great one! Below you will find contact information for the featured on today’s show.

Talento Bilingue de Houston
If you would like more information about the Talento Bilingue de Houston visit tbhcenter.org.

Juan Diaz
If you would like more information about Juan Diaz and his boxing company Baby Bull, Inc. visit babybullinc.com.

The Health Museum
If you would like more information about The Health Museum visit mhms.org or call them at 713.521.1515.

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Houston on the Move: Episode 10

Posted on 24 April 2012 by HAHMP

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Bienvenidos!  This is the 10th episode of Houston on the Move.  To start off the show, we presented Founder and editor of Nuestra Palabra, Tony Diaz.  He talked to us about the humble beginnings of the now largest book fair in Texas, and the different things they do to create, promote and showcase Latino literature.

American Red Cross Deputy Director of Health, Gidget Swift, visited us today to explain CPR and demonstrate its procedure.  She also talked about available CPR classes throughout Houston.

Reporters Viridiana Maldonado and Carlos Valenzuela brought us some alegría directly from Mexican traditional dance group, Compañía Folklórica Alegría Mexicana. Choreographer Isidro Salas and dancer Julieta Sandoval talked about their passion and aspirations.

To conclude the show, reporter Ariadna Orozco took us to the Armand Bayou Nature Center, a 2500 acres land where nature reigns.

Thanks for joining us!  If you would like more information about any of the presentations on today’s show please feel free to contact them.  Below, you will find their respective contact information.

Nuestra Palabra
www.nuestrapalabra.org
www.Aztecmuse.com  or call (713)867-8946

American Red Cross
www.houstonredcross.org  or call (713)526-8300

Compañía Folklórica Alegría Mexicana
www.myspace.com/companiafolklorica

Armand Bayou Nature Center
www.abnc.org or call (281)474-2551

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Houston on the Move: Episode 9

Posted on 23 April 2012 by HAHMP

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Bienvenidos!  This is the 9th episode of Houston on the Move.  Today’s show started with an interview to Cesar Rodriguez, owner of Doneraki Restaurant.  Mr. Rodriguez shared with us his secrets for a successful business, a business that started more than 30 years ago-with a $600 budget.

Girls Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to the cultivation of personal values and leadership skills for girls ages 6 through 18.  Maytelis Ricardo joined us today to discuss their programs and the positive effects they have in the lives of Houston girls.

Reporter Norma Vazquez led us into the home and creativity of Venezuelan artist Ernesto Leon.   Mr. Leon talked about his motivation and how nature was his very first source of inspiration.

Ending the show in harmony, reporter Paul Barron took us into a nature sanctuary in the heart of Houston.  The Houston Arboretum and Nature Center features trails, exhibits, and shops that deliver hands-on education about the natural environment to people of all ages.

Thanks for joining us!  If you would like more information about any of the presentations on today’s show please feel free to contact them.  Below, you will find their respective contact information.

Doneraki Restaurant
www.Doneraki.com

Girls Inc.
www.Girlsinc-houston.org or call (713) 802-2260

Ernesto Leon
www.Ernestoleon.com

Houston Arboretum and Nature Center
www.houstonarboretum.org or call (713) 681-8443

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Houston on the Move: Episode 8

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Houston on the Move: Episode 8

Posted on 22 April 2012 by HAHMP

 

Bienvenidos! This is the 8th episode of Houston on the Move. To start the show off, we had Compean Funeral Home founder Gregory Compean who shared with us his and his future plans.

Did you know that strokes are the third cause of death in the United States? Dr. Carmen Landrau of the American Heart Association was in the studio and informed us what a stroke is and the steps we can take to prevent them.

Reporting from the HCC main campus Carlos Valenzuela introduces us to Raul Edwards, an opera singer who is making a difference in the life of many.

And last but not least, our very own Jannette Marin gives us the insight on a house made entirely of beer cans. It’s a unique tale you don’t want to miss!

Thanks for joining us and below you will find contact information for the featured on today’s show.

Compean Funeral Home
If you would like more information about the Compean Funeral Home visit compeanfuneralhome.com or call them at 713.924.6900.

American Heart Association
If you would like more information about the American Heart Association visit heart.org or call them at 713.610.5000.

Foundation for Modern Music
If you would like more information about the Foundation for Modern Music visit modernmusic.org or call them at 713.529.3928.

The Beer Can House
If you would like more information about The Beer Can House visit beercanhouse.org.

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Houston on the Move: Episode 7

Posted on 21 April 2012 by HAHMP

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Bienvenidos! This is the 7th episode of Houston on the Move.  Today’s show opened up with Director and founder of Arte Público Press, Dr. Nicolas Kanellos.   Dr. Kanellos talked about this unique publishing company and why focusing on Hispanic culture is important to them.

Shriners Hospital for Children’s Cathy Moniaci, Director of Patient Care Services, and Ana Calvo, Transition Coordinator, joined us today to inform of the free orthopedic and burn care available to children under 18, regardless of income.

Reporters Viridiana Maldonado and Carlos Valenzuela added some glamour to the show by introducing us to Sandy Jofre, a Colombian fashion designer and entrepreneur who recently opened her first boutique in Houston.

Today’s show came to an end with a journey through The National Museum of Funeral History. Director Genevieve Keeney described the different exhibits and highlighted that the museum is a celebration of life and is family friendly.

Thanks for joining us!  If you would like more information about any of the presentations on today’s show please feel free to contact them.  Below, you will find their respective contact information.

Arte Público Press
www.latinoteca.com

Shriners Hospitals for Children
www.shrinershospitals.org

Ash Couture
www.Ashcouture.com

National Museum of Funeral History
www.nmfh.org

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Houston on the Move: Episode 6

Posted on 20 April 2012 by HAHMP

Hello Friends!

Bienvenidos! This is the 6th episode of Houston on the Move. The show kicked off with Art Rascon, anchor and reporter for channel 13 and HAHMP President.  He shared with us the joys and sacrifices that journalism has allowed him to experience.

Texas 2-1-1 Helpline provides information on local health and human services offered by nonprofit or governmental agencies. Director David Jobe joined us to explain the services more in depth.

Adding a cheerful note to the show was Mariachi Autlan, a Houston based mariachi band that has won several prestigious awards and to whom “the sky is the limit”.

The show wrapped up with an exposition of a local attraction, the Moody Gardens.  Public Relations Coordinator Leah Boyd informed of the permanent and seasonal attractions, as well as pricing and packages.

Thanks for joining us!  If you would like more information about any of the presentations on today’s show please feel free to contact them.  Below, you will find their respective contact information.

HAHMP
www.HAHMP.org

Texas 2-1-1 Helpline
Dial 2-1-1
www.unitedwayhouston.org

Mariachi Autlan
(713) 459-87-07

Moody Gardens
www.MoodyGardens.org  or call 1800-582-4673

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