Achieving the Dream Scholarship Luncheon

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ATD Luncheon Event Details

FCHCC 2024 Achieving the Dream Scholarship Luncheon "Lunch with the Stars"

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MAY 30, 2024

Get ready to celebrate with FCHCC the achievements of the 2024 ATD winners at this year’s ATD Scholarship Luncheon!

FCHCC’s Achieving the Dream Scholarship program was designed to assist Hispanic students continue their educational endeavors.

If you want to learn more about our Achieving the Dream Scholarship Program, click here.


Event Details:

Date: May 30, 2024
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Cost: $80 Single Tickets – FCHCC Members
$100 Single Tickets – Non-members


Location:

Florida Blue
4800 Deerwood Campus Parkway
Jacksonville, FL 32246
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Sponsorship opportunities are available. Download our Sponsorship packet here!

Presenting Sponsor

Jacksonville Jaguars Community Impact Foundation

Emcee

Tenekka Hughes
Anchor, CBS 47 & FOX 30 News Jax

Tenekka Hughes, Emcee for FCHCC 2024 Achieving the Dream Scholarship Luncheon "Lunch with the Stars"

Tenikka Hughes is a three-time Emmy Award-winning evening anchor with CBS47 & FOX30 Action News Jax. She was born and raised in North Carolina and has worked in television news for nearly 20 years with stops in Charlotte, Memphis and Macon.

Tenikka is a well-respected journalist, known for her authenticity, compelling storytelling and compassion for others. She also mentors young journalists across the country. Tenikka has a heart for children – spending countless hours reading to kids and promoting the importance of literacy and education.

She is also the driving force behind “Tenikka’s Books for Kids,” an annual book collection drive that has put nearly 30,000 free books in the hands of local children, in partnership with the Jacksonville Public Library. 

Tenikka graduated summa cum laude with an undergraduate degree in Mass Communications from Benedict College, an HBCU in Columbia, South Carolina. She also earned a Master of Journalism from the University of Maryland at College Park. Tenikka enjoys traveling and discovering great restaurants with her husband. 


Photos from last year’s event

If you have any questions about our ATD luncheon, send an email to specialevents@fchcc.com

ATD Fundraiser Event

FCHCC Achieving the Dream “A Night of Giving”

FCHCC Achieving the Dream "A Night of Giving" Fundraiser Event

MAY 1, 2024

We invite you to our event, “A Night of Giving” sponsored by Tepeyolot Cerveceria to benefit raising $2,000 for the Achieving the Dream Scholarship Program.

We will also announce this year’s ATD Scholarship winners! Don’t miss this exciting night of celebration!


Event Details:

Date: May 1, 2024
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Cost: $15 per ticket


Location:

Tepeyolot Cerveceria
2130 Kings Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32207
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Purchase a Promotional Ad

If you would like to purchase a promotional ad for your business to appear in our Event program, we offer 3 different sizes:

  • 1/4″ page (2-3/4″ x 4-1/4″ portrait orientation)
  • 1/2″ page ad (5-1/2″ x 4-1/4″ landscape orientation)
  • Full page ad (5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ portrait orientation)

All ads can be in color or black/white.

Prices are as follows:

  • 1/4″ page ad – $100
  • 1/2 page ad – $200
  • full page ad – $300

Please keep in mind that promotional ads are included in the Gold, Silver and Bronze Sponsorships (refer to the ATD Sponsorship packet for more information). NOTE: Ad purchases are sold separately here.

After you purchase your ad, please submit it to us by April 1, 2024 to ensure it is included in our program. All ads should be in either a .png or .jpg format.

About the Luncheon

About the ATD Luncheon

The First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FCHCC) has supported the education of Hispanics for many years. Furthermore, the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in Jacksonville (FCHCC), is proud to have impacted the lives of more than two hundred fifty (250) earnest and qualified scholarship recipients during its 30+ years of existence.

FCHCC scholarship program; Achieving the Dream, not only enables students who have worked hard and achieved academic excellence to start or continue their education, it gives them the opportunity to become future successful entrepreneurs.

This year, FCHCC and its Community Development Fund plans to award $20,000 in scholarships valued at $2,000.00 to each deserving and competent Hispanic
Students of Northeast Florida.

We invite and encourage you to support these endeavors, together we can really make the difference, first in our communities and second in our own families. Come be part of this and together we can celebrate the achievements our Hispanic community has worked so hard for.

2024 Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

VyStar Credit Union

Scholarship Sponsors

Arlington Toyota
Fisher Tousey Attorneys at Law
Deutsche Bank
Alive Credit Union

In-Kind Sponsors

Sherrie Imaging
DEX Imaging
MiAddvantage

Donate to ATD

Support ATD

When you donate any amount to our Achieving the Dream Scholarship program, you become one of our Circle of Friends plus you’re helping deserved Hispanic students to continue their education. 

2023 ATD Winners

First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce congratulates the 2023 Achieving the Dream Scholarship Recipients! We wish them much success in their future educational endeavors!

Student NameSchoolMajor
Abigail Hernandez-CariasUniversity of Central FloridaBachelors in Health Science
Jose MonteagudoYale UniversityBachelors in Global Affairs
Sofia ArceUniversity of South FloridaBachelors in Biochemistry
Mia VazquezUniversity of West FloridaBachelors in Musical Theatre
Marlene Silva-JuarezUniversity of North FloridaBachelors in Nursing
Melania CarriganUniversity of Central FloridaBachelors in Civil Engineering
Soleil MartinezUniversity of North FloridaBachelors in Psychology
Esteban CanoUniversity of North FloridaMasters in Music
Veronica ShoffRollins CollegeMasters in Biology
Andrew PalmaUniversity of FloridaBachelors in Aerospace Engineering

Past Sponsors

2023 Sponsors

GOLD SPONSORS

Coca-Cola Beverages Florida

SILVER SPONSORS

Wells Fargo
JEA

BRONZE SPONSORS

PQH Group
Arlington Toyota

TABLE SPONSORS

Fisher Tousey Attorneys at Law
EMED Multispecialty Group

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSORS

VyStar Credit Union
Florida Blue
Alive Credit Union
Deutsche Bank
Decons Energy
UNF

Jimenez-Bellasario Family Trust
Jimenez-Bellasario Family Trust in honor of Clark Vargas

GALA SPONSORS

YMCA of Florida's First Coast
Tropic Mechanical Contractors

IN-KIND SPONSORS

DEX Imaging
ChicBooth
MiAddvantage

2022 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor:


GOLD SPONSORS

Wells Fargo

SILVER SPONSORS

Sanabria & Associates

BRONZE SPONSORS

PQH Group
VyStar Credit Union
Baptist Health
Deutsche Bank
Arlington Toyota

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSORS

Alive Credit Union
Florida Blue
VyStar Credit Union
SE Grocers

ATD Committee
Jimenez Bellasrio Family Trust
Monica Hernandez


GALA SPONSORS

Ashley Smith Juarez & Alex Juarez
First Coast YMCA


IN-KIND SPONSORS

DEX Imaging
ChicBooth
MiAddvantage

2024 Circle of Friends

Alive Credit Union
Jacksonville Transporation Authority (JTA)

If you’re interested in becoming one of our Circle of Friends, click here!

FCHCC Partners

Partners:

Florida Blue
VyStar Credit Union
Norsan Media
Latina 92.1
Flow 105.3 FM
Azul 105.3 FM
HOLA News
Estrella TV Jacksonville
La Raza 92.9
CMG Cox Media Group
MiAddvantage
Accion 930 AM/97.3 FM
Southeastern Grocers
Sherwin-Williams
UNF Coggin College of Business
Dominium, Inc.
Adams Homes
CSX
JEA
PNC Bank