[Big Brothers, Big Sisters]

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This article deals with the positive impact that Carlos Linares and the organization Big Brothers, Big Sisters had on a younger individual. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Castillo, José L. February 15, 2006.

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  • Castillo, José L. José L. Castillo, a correspondent for the international EFE News Service, donated his archive of photographs taken between July 2004 and July 2006 to the UNT Archives. The images depict protests and political events in the Latino community, including the march protesting immigration bill HR 4437 in April 2006 by more than 350,000 people; Hispanic community and political leaders; and festivals, Latino soccer leagues and other gatherings in the North Texas area. Featured subjects include Fort Worth Mayor Mike Moncrief; former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller, Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa; former LULAC President Hector Flores.

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  • Lopez, Edgar University of North Texas Archives, Graduate Library Assistant

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This article deals with the positive impact that Carlos Linares and the organization Big Brothers, Big Sisters had on a younger individual. Both the original Spanish article and the English translation are included.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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José L. Castillo Photograph Collection

José L. Castillo, a correspondent for the international EFE News Service, donated his archive of photographs taken between July 2004 and July 2006 to the UNT Archives. The images depict protests and political events in the Latino community, including the march protesting immigration bill HR 4437 in April 2006 by more than 350,000 people; Hispanic community and political leaders; and festivals, Latino soccer leagues and other gatherings in the North Texas area.

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[Carlos Linares is honored at a recognition ceremony for Big Brothers, Big Sisters volunteers] (Photograph)

[Carlos Linares is honored at a recognition ceremony for Big Brothers, Big Sisters volunteers]

Carlos Linares is shown during a recognition ceremony by the organization Big Brothers, Big Sisters that was held at a school in Mansfield for having been a mentor to a student for five years. Among the achievements of Linares was successfully guiding his charge through the process of applying for a college scholarship.

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[Carlos Linares celebrates his recognition by Big Brothers, Big Sisters] (Photograph)

[Carlos Linares celebrates his recognition by Big Brothers, Big Sisters]

Carlos Linares (left) celebrates the recognition of his work with Big Brothers, Big Sisters. He was honored for mentoring Ray Alake (center) for five years. Accompanying them is Ray's mother Bose Oludipe of Nigeria. The ceremony was held at a school in Mansfield, Texas.

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  • February 15, 2006

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Castillo, José L. [Big Brothers, Big Sisters], text, February 15, 2006; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth91145/: accessed September 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.