Our mission is to advance the health of Houston’s Hispanic and Latino community through education, advocacy, and research.

Since 1996, the Hispanic Health Coalition has dedicated its efforts to improving the health of Houston’s Hispanic and Latino communities. We continually strive to achieve this goal through the following programs.

Annual Scholarship

The Hispanic Health Coalition’s annual Scholarship provides scholarships to Hispanic and Latino students pursuing a career in the health care profession.

Latino Health Summit

The Latino Health Summit, presented by the Hispanic Health Coalition, brings together experts in the fields of health, education, and policy, to discuss the health challenges facing the Latino community in Houston and beyond.


¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!

Presented by the National Alliance for Hispanic Health and hosted in Houston by the Hispanic Health Coalition, ¡Vive tu Vida! Get Up, Get Moving!® is the nation’s premier annual Hispanic family physical activity and healthy lifestyle event, and is for people of all ages. There is fun and excitement for the whole family, free health screenings, healthy snacks and prizes.