Hispanic Heritage Council of Western New York

Friend of Hispanic Heritage Award

Puerto Rican & Hispanic Day Parade of WNY Inc.
Yolanda Martinez-Rodriguez

Raíces Theatre Company
Artistic Director

A "Friend of Hispanic Heritage" is an organization or individual who, through words and actions, exemplifies and supports the mission of the Hispanic Heritage Council to foster and inspire awareness, understanding, and appreciation of past, present, and future contributions of the Hispanic community in Western New York. The recipient of this award contributes significantly to the rich cultural heritage of Western New York.

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