Brief Summary of the 2018 National Hispanic Education Summit, Ashland OH
Ashland University
October 24, 2018 

The 2018 National Hispanic Education Summit, the 9th annual of the Faith and Education Coalition – NHCLC, in collaboration with Ashland University and additional support by Dallas Baptist University, hosted 115 attendees who represented over 50 organizations and institutes from around the nation.

Keynote speakers included Rev. Juan Rivera, Dr. Almarie E. Donaldson-Munley, and Dr. Carmen Serrata with VIPs in attendance such as Shirley Hoogstra – president of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, Dr. Antipas Harris – Director of the Urban Renewal Project, Dr. Dee Stokes – Director of Dee Stokes Ministries, Mark Vera – Director of the Destino Movement,  and Rev. Abraham Hernandez – National Chapter Director of the NHCLC.

A special thanks goes out to Dr. Carlos Campo, president of Ashland University, and his entire staff at Ashland University who were instrumental in all things logistics, particularly Rhonda Pember and Jim Misel.

A list of those organizations registered and in attendance follows:

25 Higher-Ed Institutions
Albizu University
Asbury University
Ashland University
Baptist University of the Americas
Baylor University
California Baptist University
Calvin College
Cedarville University
Dallas Baptist University
George Fox University
Hiram College
John Brown University
Kent State University
Life Pacific College
Ohio Dominican University
Ohio Northern University
Ohio Wesleyan University
Oral Roberts University
Palm Beach Atlantic University
Southwestern Assemblies of God University
Shiloh University
Spring Arbor University
Tarrant County College
Warner Pacific University
Wheaton College

13 Churches and Denominations
Ashland Christ UMC
Baptist General Convention of Texas
Columbus Foursquare Church
Comunidad de Esperanza – Church of God
Convención Bautista Hispana de Texas
La Sagrada Familia Parish
La Vid Verdadera Church
Texas Baptists
Refine Church
Refuge Church
Victory Christian Center – Coitsville
Victory Life Church
Washington Avenue Christian Church

20 Education and Non-profit Organizations
Advanced Mentoring Enrichment Network
American for Prosperity-Ohio (The LIBRE Initiative)
Catholic Diocese of Cleveland
Citizens for Community Values
College Advising Plus
Complete College America
Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
Destino Movement (CRU)
Esperanza, Inc.
Faith and Education Coalition
Focus on the Family
Global Leadership Initiatives, Inc.
Gods Gracious Design for Israel International
National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference
Ohio Christian Education Network
Partner with Schools
Pastors for Children
Ruffalo Noel Levitz
The Urban Renewal Center