June 27, 2017 – JACKSONVILLE, FL – June 26, 2017 (Jacksonville, FL) The 2nd Annual Hispanic Heritage Gala and Achieving the Dream Scholarship Awards presented by Virginia College in Jacksonville will be held on Friday, September 29, 2017, at the WJCT Studios, 100 Festival Park Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32202. The event is from 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm hosted by the First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Community Development Inc. (FCHCC).

The 2017 scholarship recipients will be honored red carpet style at this year’s gala. Attendees can anticipate a night of live music, dancing, silent auction, red carpet, and more. FCHCC Hispanic Heritage Gala and Achieving the Dream Scholarship Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of Hispanic students and celebrate the rich heritage of the Hispanic community. The FCHCC will be awarding $20,000 in college scholarships to these deserving students. Florida Blue, Norsan Media and iHeart Media, all which are FCHCC Strategic Partner Trustees, will also be present at the event.

Additional sponsors for the gala include:

  • Vystar Credit Union
  • Jacksonville University
  • eMed Multispecialty Group
  • Everbank
  • Publix

For tickets and sponsorship information for the 2017 FCHCC Hispanic Heritage Gala and Achieving the Dream Scholarship Awards, click here.

Follow @fchccflorida and hashtag #FCHCC2017Gala on Twitter, and First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce on Facebook for the latest updates for the 2nd Hispanic Heritage Gala and Achieving the Dream Scholarship Awards.

About the First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
The First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FCHCC) was created to encourage and promote sound, ethical and successful business practices in the Hispanic community and to further the recognition of Hispanic heritage and culture through educational endeavors. The mission of the FCHCC is to positively impact the regional economy by creating value, promoting and facilitating the success of Hispanic-owned businesses and by engaging the community at large.

Media Contact: Madelene Skinner
E-mail: madelene.skinner@madfab-media.com
Phone: (904) 346-1118

Written by First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

The First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (FCHCC) strives to establish and encourage better business practices among Hispanic-owned and -operated businesses in Northeast Florida and South Georgia.

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