For over eighteen years, The National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP) a membership organization, stands as the premiere Latino and diverse media organization, addressing the most underrepresented and the largest ethnic minority in the country. NALIP's mission is to promote, advance, inspire and advocate for Latino and diverse content creators across media. NALIP serves the needs of diverse content creators including, producers, performers, writers, directors and industry professionals. NALIP has had success holding national initiatives and programs, including the Latino Lens Incubators, which encompasses the narrative, digital, documentary and TV/streaming tracks. The Latino Media Resource Project, Diverse Women in Media Initiative (DWIMI), the Latino Media Market held during our annual Media Summit and under the Latino Lens umbrella the Mentorship Series and Latino Lens Festival and Showcase. NALIP focuses on increasing quality and quantity of projects and talent from diverse emerging content creators, mid-career to seasoned professionals across the television and film landscape across all media. NALIP works to provide the necessary and innovative tools, programs and projects for the community and ultimately for the public at large.