Date: December 1, 2012
Contact: Angela Rosas
Phone: (916) 752-8199
Release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sacramento Latina Nonprofit Holds Launch Fundraiser Gala
“Una Noche con las Chicas”
Chicas Latinas de Sacramento’s Official Launch and Fundraising Gala will be held on December 8, 2012, featuring live Latin music, dance performances, and lessons.
SACRAMENTO, CA – Chicas Latinas de Sacramento will be formally launching their nonprofit organization with an evening of Latin festivities, including live music by Edson Artica, cultural dance performances by Samba de Terra and Salsa Riquisima, salsa lessons by Del Campo Dance Studio, Mexican cuisines and beverages, and a night of dancing! Festivities will be held at the Fusion International Arts Center, on December 8, 2012 beginning at 6 p.m.
Chicas Latinas de Sacramento, founded in 2009 as a social group, is a cultural organization which focuses on encouraging Latinas to volunteer and be in the involved in the Sacramento Community. They have worked regularly in the community providing assistance to numerous organizations such as WEAVE Inc., SAEHC, Sacramento Crisis Nursery Center, Rebuilding Together Sacramento, Festival de la Familia, and more! With over 150 members, and nearly four years of service, they now have a mission “to make a positive impact in both the Latin and Sacramento community by improving, connecting and embracing our culture and the community in which we call our home.” They are in the process of becoming a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization to provide more assistance and create positive cultural programs in the community.
“It is time to inspire a true sense of pride and the knowledge of what it means to be Latino,” says CEO & Founder, Angela Rosas. “’Una Noche con las Chicas’ is our chance to formally introduce our nonprofit, our causes, and our mission to Sacramento, all while celebrating and sharing our culture with the community!”
Admission is $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Attendees are encouraged to dress to impress. Advance tickets can be purchased at http://chicaslatinas.brownpapertickets.com.
The Fusion International Arts Center is located at 501 Arden Way, Sacramento, Ca. 95815. For more information about the Fusion International Arts Center, visit www.fusionaic.com.
For more information and interviews please contact: Angela Rosas at (916) 752-8199 or Angela@Angelarunsamuck.com.
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Sacramento Press: http://bit.ly/PCrBFn
Las Fabulosas: http://bit.ly/YuFEzP
NBC Latino: http://nbcnews.to/RDaHTG
Latina Magazine: http://bit.ly/SJtvW0
Women of Color Awards: http://bit.ly/V8EWlt
The American Latina: http://bit.ly/V8ERhD
You’re invited to a Night with the Chicas…
A Fundraiser Gala Event for the Chicas Latinas de Sacramento! (Un recaudador de fondos para las Chicas Latinas de Sacramento!)
December 8th / 6pm – 12am / Fusion International Art CenterTickets $15 http:// chicaslatinas.brownpapertic kets.com/Facebook Event (share with your friends!)
*Live music from the young and extremely talented Edson Artica
*Salsa Dancing lessons by Del Campo Dance Studio*Dance Performance by Salsa Riquisima*Night of DJ dancing
*Silent Auctions (jewelry, massages, art, photography sessions, dance lessons… and more!)
*Live auction – dinner with Angela Rosas
*Mexican food from Carmelita’s*Mexican Tequila from Tequila 374