Hispanic Heritage Month is coming to an end today. A lot of folks here in the U.S. don't really know much about how much we have contributed to society, some of us don't even know!

ISo we've come up with a whole list of great things Latinos have done for our nation!


Read more ¿Qué más?:Hispanic Heritage Month: 21 Recipes from all of our countries!

From Cesar Chavez to Sandra Cisneros, we've made a mark in society in a positive way. As hard workers we've always wanted to pave the way for a better tomorrow not only for us, but for our future children too. 

Check out how far we've come...

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