Mohawk Valley Latino Association dinner scheduled for Dec. 2

Published Nov 26, 2017 at 9:00am

The Mohawk Valley Latino Association will hold its 14Th Annual Gala at Daniele’s Banquet Facility Saturday, Dec. 2 at 8360 Seneca Turnpike, New Hartford from 6-10 p.m.

Cost is $40, $20 for children and students aged 6-18. Order tickets and get more information at mvlautica.org or 315-864-8419 This event is held each year to celebrate Hispanic Heritage, and to honor local community members.

This year’s celebration will honor several local Latino businesses: El Barajo Restaurant, Gloria’s Ice-cream, G & J Beauty Salon, Bueno’s Transportation, Mi Casa Restaurant and Innovative Interiors.

Entertainment will be provided by Ritmo Caribeño children cultural dancers, and music by local DJ Richyy. This event serves as a formal occasion for members of the Latino community to learn from each other.

Members of the community who are not Latino are welcome to attend.

The Mohawk Valley Latino Association was established to improve the standards of living for Latino residents of the Mohawk Valley through various services that will educate and empower them; to achieve awareness amongst the different cultures of the Mohawk Valley; and to help shape the minds of our youth and demonstrate to them the great opportunities available within the Mohawk Valley and our Nation.