The 2014 Scholars Ceremony. The New Orleans Hispanic Heritage Foundation awarded 45 scholarships at its 2014 Scholars Ceremony, held in the Henson Auditorium of the Isidore Newman School, in uptown New Orleans, on April 30th. Read about it and see photographs of the scholars and their families and friends by clicking "Scholarship Program" above.
The 2014 Azúcar Ball. The New Orleans Hispanic Heritage Foundation (NOHHF) will present the 2014 Azúcar Ball, "La Bamba", on November 22, 2014. The New Orleans Marriott, in the French Quarter, will be the setting for a Mexican-flavored celebration with live mariachi, dancing performances, specialty tequilas, cocktails and other libations inspired by Old Mexico. The evening will feature music by Julio y César, cuisine from the city's top rated restaurants, a silent auction featuring art, jewelry and more, all courtesy of generous local vendors and NOHFF sponsors. In addition, the 2014 Gálvez Cup will be presented to renowned local Chef Adolfo García for his many years of support and generous contributions to the NOHHF and the New Orleans area Hispanic community at large. The 2014 Azúcar Ball is being chaired by Lauren Mastio and Tesa Bossetta. Proceeds from the event will go to benefit the NOHFF Scholarships Program. Click here for more info on Azúcar Ball.