National Hispanic American Heritage Month

Heritage, Diversity, Integrity and Honor: The Renewed Hope of America
September 15 – October 15


National Hispanic Heritage Month is the period from September 15 to October 15 in the United States, when people recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States and celebrate the group's heritage and culture. Hispanic Heritage Week was approved by President Lyndon Johnson and was expanded by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to cover a 30-day period. It was enacted into law on August 17, 1988 on the approval of Public Law100-402.

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143 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: 527-2878
Hours: 7:30am-8:30pm
Closed on Sunday

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