b' We need to continue to connect resources and share best practices. These workshops were invaluable to our community.S H A R I N G T H E M O D E LNational convening at MEDAThe quote above was just one of the takeaways from the 50+ attendees at the UnidosUS affiliate convening MEDA hosted at our Plaza Adelante neighborhood center in San Franciscos Mission District. MEDA is proud to have been honored as the 2019 UnidosUS Affiliate of the Year and, as a result, to have had the opportunity to host fellow affiliates in our home. At this two-day event, our nonprofit welcomed Latino-led and serving organizational partners from urban and rural communities from all over the country. We had a unified focus aschangemakers : Supporting each other as we collectively build Latino equity, which starts with the creation of generationalwealth .6'