Hispanic Institute of Social Issues
The Hispanic Institute of Social Issues (HISI), a multimedia publishing Arizona
non-profit corporation, is dedicated to the publication of bilingual —Spanish and
English— materials. Our scope includes the publication of books, audiovisuals, on-
line resources, and an e-zine.
Founded in 1998, HISI promotes the flow of information to empower individuals
to take action and make informed decisions. Our framework is educational and
informative; our motto is to serve and educate.
Most of our publications deal with Arizona history, social issues and socio-cultural
topics. Prestigious educational institutions such as universities and community
colleges across the country have acquired our books and publications,
recognizing their quality and didactic value.
Our expertise in all aspects of digital and print publishing has led HISI to share
our knowledge and internal resources with other non-profit agencies who seek to
publish materials for their clients and staff.
Please take a few minutes to navigate our site to learn more about our work and
accomplishments in the community.
The mission of the Hispanic Institute of Social Issues is to make knowledge
available to everyone through multimedia publications, and to promote and
stimulate the natural desire to learn and to excel. We believe that education and
information is the legitimate antidote that frees us from the bondage of
We visualize a growing Latino community, not only in the demographic sense of
the word, but also in knowledge, potential, and opportunities.
HISI supporters contribute to advance our vision and mission. You can become a
supporter by purchasing special items that provide necessary funding for some
of our free services.