Hispanic Heritage Month Events
CHCI celebrated more than three decades of serving Latino youth at its 32nd Annual Awards Gala held Wednesday, September 16 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center with its supporters and special guests:
The President of the United States Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
Marc Anthony--CHAIR's LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Soledad O'Brien--MEDALLION of EXCELLENCE
Dan Guerrero son of legend Lalo Guerrero who was honored posthumously with MEDALLION OF EXCELLENCE
and many more!
TO VIEW MORE HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE GALA, CLICK HERE!
This year's theme, Latinos Leading in the Arts honored Latino achievements and contributions to the arts and launched Hispanic Heritage Month across the nation.
The 2009 CHCI Hispanic Heritage Month events were hosted by Walmart. CHCI wishes to thank its Hispanic Heritage Month sponsors and supporters who made this event possible and have supported its efforts to develop the next generation of Latino leaders.
CHCI THANKS ITS 2009 HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH PLANNING COMMITTEE
Hon. Lucille Roybal-Allard
Hon. Grace Flores Napolitano
Hon. Dennis Cardoza
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR 2010!
CHCI Public Policy Conference
The Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
Ready to Lead (R2L)
Reyes of Comedy Night
CHCI 33nd Annual Awards Gala
To view photos from last year's Hispanic Heritage Month activities, click here.