TikTok Announces New Events for Latin Heritage Month
Latin Heritage Month runs between September fifteenth and October fifteenth, and TikTok shall be marking the occasion with a variety of live-streams, small enterprise spotlights, creator bulletins and extra.
First off, TikTok has introduced its newest cohort of Latinx TikTok Trailblazers – ‘the following era of trendsetters and digital leisure leaders nominated by the neighborhood for their creativity and authenticity’.
It’s the third iteration of TikTok’s Latinx Trailblazers program, with the platform trying to spotlight these rising voices throughout the app.
“All through Latinx Heritage Month, our 2022 Trailblazers will share their tales via creator spotlights on @tiktokcreators, @tiktok and our newly launched @casatiktok account.”
TikTok has additionally introduced the recipients of its Latinx Creatives Grant program, created in partnership with MACRO and UnbeliEVAble Leisure, which is able to present academic programming and networking alternatives to individuals, together with as much as $50,000 in direct funding to assist them obtain their objectives.
TikTok can even host live-streams from a variety of creators all through the interval, whereas it can additionally look to focus on Latin musicians through its music choices.
It’s additionally internet hosting a ‘Visionary Voices’ salon collection in NY:
“Our Latinx Heritage Month kick-off occasion will convene the Latinx creator neighborhood and Latinx-owned SMBs in celebration of trade changemakers throughout the Latinx diaspora. The night can even embrace a particular panel dialogue on how creators and SMBs are driving tradition and creativity within the Latinx neighborhood.”
It may very well be a great alternative to hyperlink into the encompassing occasions, if your small business has a direct connection to Latin Heritage Month, or if there’s a linkage to the celebration that may be of relevance to these within the Latin neighborhood.
Or it may merely present a method for you to tune in and be taught extra in regards to the occasion, and Latin historical past extra broadly.
You’ll be able to be taught extra about TikTok’s Latin Heritage Month occasions here.