CHCI-AA Quinceañera

CHCI Alumni Association Quinceañera Celebration

Tuesday, October 1 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center

2013 marks the CHCI Alumni Association’s 15th Anniversary, and CHCI and the CHCI-AA will host a Quinceañera celebration to mark this momentous occasion. The CHCI-AA recognizes that all Alumni – fellows, interns, scholars, and junior alumni – share a unique bond and what better way to celebrate this shared CHCI experience than together as a CHCI familia, in support the CHCI-AA.

In attendance will be 200-250 young Latino professionals working on Capitol Hill, the Administration, federal agencies and national nonprofits in Washington, DC. Others include corporate representatives, national leaders and advocates in town for CHCI’s HHM events. All ticket proceeds will benefit the CHCI Alumni Association.

Purchase Your Tickets Now!

Students – $20     CHCI Alumni – $30    General Public – $35

For more information or to discuss sponsorship opportunities, contact Janet Arias at or 202-548-8798.

CHCI Announces its 2013 Distinguished Alumnus Award Recipients

This year, the CHCI Alumni Association (CHCI-AA) celebrates its 15th anniversary – its “Quinceañera, boasting over 2,600 members and eight regional chapters. So, there is no better way to highlight such an important milestone than to honor its founding members with the coveted Distinguished Alumnus Award, for their continued pledge to Develop the Next Generation of Latino Leaders® through civic engagement and giving back to CHCI.

Join us in recognizing and celebrating the legacy of the CHCI-AA Founding Members:

  • Miguel Gonzalez, Founding President
  • Miryam Granthon-Gerdine, Founding Vice President
  • William Ayala, Founding Secretary
  • Yara Alma-Bonilla
  • Naomi Barry-Perez
  • Alejandra Ceja
  • R. Anthony De Leon
  • Gabriella Gomez
  • Paloma Santiago-Adorno