DANR Urges FCC to Vote yes for net neutrality to guarantee equal access to all online content

Net neutrality

DANR Urges FCC to Vote yes for net neutrality to guarantee equal access to all online content

Washington, DC (February 25, 2015).—The Dominican American National Roundtable urges the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to vote in favor of Title II, which, if adopted, will regulate the Internet as a public utility to guarantee equal access to all online content. The FCC commissioners will convene in Room TW-C305, 445 12th Street S.W., Washington, DC tomorrow Thursday, February 26th [Click here for more]

February 26, 2015 // 1 Comment

Nestor Montilla, Sr.

DANR Chairman Nestor Montilla, Sr. to be honored by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.

Bronx, NY (February 25, 2015).–Nestor Montilla, Sr., Director of Corporate & Community Development at Lehman College of The City University of New York, and Chairman of the Dominican American National Roundtable (DANR), will be honored by Ruben Diaz, Jr., President of the Borough of the Bronx. The Bronx Borough President’s honoring ceremony will take place on Thursday, February 26, 2015 [Click here for more]

February 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Original photo by Eduardo Hoepelman

On the Road to Power Via Coalition Building

TO RSVP & REGISTER, CLICK HERE You are cordially invited On the Road to Power Via Coalition Building A Series of Honest & Empowering Discussions About Latino, African American & Jewish Relations Prominent community advocates listed to attend and speak Original photo by Eduardo Hoepelman Special presentation of original documentaries: “African Americans in Samana”, the untold story [Click here for more]

January 8, 2015 // 0 Comments


Important note from DSI: Mellon Scholarship

Dear Members, Friends and Supporters, . Please find below an important note from our colleague Ramona Hernández, Ph.D., Director of the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute at The City College of New York. . Sincerely, . Néstor Montilla, Sr., DANR Chairman   Ramona Hernandez, Ph.D.    IUPLRMellon_CallforPapers   Colegas, ¡Saludos! Just in case you have not seen this amazing [Click here for more]

January 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Xmas image


  WISHING YOU A HAPPY, HEALTHY AND PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR! On behalf of the DANR National Board of Directors, we truly wish you and each person in your family the greatest New Year, a year filled with hope, strong faith, health and happiness. 2015 marks the second phase of DANR strategic revamping. Let’s make this new year the year where we join forces to continue to make our community proud [Click here for more]

December 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

DANR - Logo (high resolution)-1

Influential Lawyer Appointed to DANR National Board of Directors

Antonio C. Martinez II, Esq. Washington, DC (December 17, 2014).– The Dominican American National Roundtable, the only nonprofit nonpartisan nationwide organization advocating for the socio-economic and political advancement of over 2 million Dominicans in USA, announced the appointment of Antonio C. Martinez II, Esq., to the national Board of Directors. “Mr. Martinez is a seasoned [Click here for more]

December 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

Barack Obama

DANR Praises President Obama for Executive Order On Immigration

  Washington, DC (November 21, 2014).–The Dominican American National Roundtable (DANR) praises President Barack Obama for issuing an Executive Order to provide temporary deportation relief to five million undocumented immigrants residing in the United States. “On behalf of our National Board of Directors, I praise President Obama for taking such an important action,” said DANR [Click here for more]

November 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

Oscar de la Renta for DANR

Oscar de la Renta July 22, 1932 – October 20, 2014

Washington, DC. (October 21, 2014). — Famed legendary Dominican American fashion designer Oscar de la Renta (82) passed away yesterday after battling for colon cancer for over a decade. “On behalf of its Board of Directors, the Dominican American National Roundtable would like to express deepest heartfelt condolences on the death of Oscar de la Renta to his wife Annette de la Renta [Click here for more]

October 21, 2014 // 1 Comment


DANR Concluye Exitosamente 17ava Cumbre de Lideres y Foro de 5 Horas en el Capitolio en Washington

Washington, C.C. (22 de septiembre de 2014). Después de una semana completa de actividades intensas en Washington, D.C. la Mesa Redonda Dominico Americana concluyó con éxito su 17ma Cumbre Anual en el Capitol Visitor Center del US Capitol, el domingo 21 de septiembre de 2014. El sábado 20 de septiembre, Francesca Peña, la presidente de DANR dio la bienvenida a los participantes y pronunció [Click here for more]

September 23, 2014 // 0 Comments


DANR Successfully Concludes Its 17th Leadership Summit and a Five-Hour Strategic Forum at the US Capitol

Washington, DC. (September 22, 2014).  After a whole week of intense activities in Washington. DC. the Dominican American National Roundtable successfully concluded  its productive 17th Annual Leadership Summit at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center on Saturday, September 19, 2014. DANR President Francesca Peña welcomed attendees and delivered remarks at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center. “I [Click here for more]

September 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

1 2