U.S.-Mexico Foundation

Past Events

Click on links to the past events below to learn more.

International Women’s Day Event

March 08, 2018

International Women’s Day commemoration at Puebla with the Governor’s wife and Secretaria de Educación Pública.  Read More

U.S.-Mexico Foundation signs Agreement with CDI & IME

March 07, 2018

U.S.-Mexico Foundation signs Agreement with Comisión Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indígenas (CDI) & Instituto de los Mexicanos en el Exterior (IME) Read More

U.S. Mexico Foundation signs Agreement with Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes

February 01, 2018

On February 1st, the U.S. Mexico Foundation and the Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes(SCT) formalized the implementation of the "Women in STEM, Future Leaders" program, benefiting 60 women from public high schools interested in studying a university career related to the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Read More

4th Annual CUNY Dreamers Conference

December 09, 2017

The CEO of the U.S. - Mexico Foundation attended as a speaker to the 4th Annual CUNY Dreamers Conference. Read More

Amb.Roberta Jacobson hosted event

November 30, 2017

On November 30th, Ambassador Roberta Jacobson, United States Ambassador to Mexico, hosted a reception at her residence in Mexico City to celebrate the achievements of the U.S.-Mexico Foundation (USMF). Read More

Women in Optics

October 27, 2017

The CEO of the U.S. - Mexico Foundation attended as a speaker at the event "Science in sneakers, breaking stereotypes". Read More

Shared Border, Shared Future Event co-hosted with the Mexican Council of International Affairs

September 13, 2017

The event "Shared Border, Shared Future" was held in collaboration with the Mexican Council of International Affairs, with the aim of presenting a proposal for a migration policy that seeks to regulate future flows of Mexican population to the United States. Read More

USMF Celebrates Completion of Women in STEM, Future Leaders 2016 2017

July 05, 2017

We are glad to announce that the Generation 2016 – 2017 concluded the program successfully with the summer abroad study program, which was held in July in the City of New York.  Read More

Zaragoza Awards

May 05, 2017

The “Zaragoza Award” is intended to recognize men and women who have dedicated their lives to serve the community of Mexico  Read More

AQ Top 5 Border Ambassadors: Rebeca Vargas

April 11, 2017

Americas Quarterly chose its Top 5 Border Ambassadors to honor those who work to bring Mexico and the United States closer.  Read More


April 01, 2017

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USMF holds 1000 Dreamers-1000 Leaders Reception in Chicago

November 22, 2016

On November 22nd, over 160 students, activists, community leaders and participants in the USMF’s 1000 Dreamers-1000 Leaders and Dreamers Without Borders Programs gathered at the Arturo Velasquez Institute of the Richard J. Daley College for the 1000 Dreamers-1000 Leaders Chicago Reception. The 1000 Dreamers-1000 Leaders Program is a binational mentorship and professional development program for college-aged Dreamers focused on helping them attain their full professional potential. The event provided an opportunity for participants in the program to connect with their peers and other attendees as well as a chance to present the program to the audience and invite them to join this growing network. The reception also featured a screening of the new USMF supported documentary “Beyond Borders,” as well as a panel discussion and speakers on the key issues impacting the Dreamer community, especially in light of the election. Read More

The U.S.-Mexico Foundation holds 1000 Dreamers-1000 Leaders Reception at UCLA

October 24, 2016

On October 24th, participants of the USMF’s “1000 Dreamers-1000 Leaders” and “Dreamers Without Borders” programs, UCLA students and members of the local community gathered at the UCLA campus for the Los Angeles 1000 Dreamers-1000 Leaders Networking Reception, organized in collaboration with Startup UCLA and the university’s Academic Advancement Program. Over 80 people were in attendance at the event which featured a screening of the new, USMF supported documentary “Beyond Borders,” a panel discussion of the issues highlighted by the film and a networking reception to conclude the evening. Read More

USMF Celebrates Completion of 1000 Girls 1000 Futures Program

August 01, 2016

The U.S.-Mexico Foundation is proud to announce the successful completion of the first year of 1000 Girls, 1000 Futures, the first and, to this date, only STEM mentorship program for high school girls in Mexico. The program, implemented in Mexico by the USMF in collaboration with the Secretaria de Educacion Publica de Puebla, the New York Academy of Sciences and other allies and partners, featured personalized mentorship from female professionals in STEM, online trainings and a series of in person activities and workshops to help the 60 participating girls from low-income communities in the state of Puebla, Mexico, develop the self-confidence and skills they need to develop and achieve their professional goals. One year after the launch of this innovative program at an event in Puebla, Mexico, the USMF is proud to announce the successful completion of the first year of 1000 Girls, 1000 Futures and the life-changing impact it has had on the young women who participated in it. Read More


USMF is a registered 501 (c) (3)

Email: sluna@usmexicofound.org

U.S. Office:

708 3rd Ave.
5th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Tel +1 (917) 287-7136