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CARNAVAL Gala 2018
Celebrating the Impact of Latino Leaders
EMILIO & GLORIA ESTEFAN,
CAROLINA HERRERA, and MARCOS TORRES
Raised More Than $1.25 Million
Celebrating the impact of Latino leaders, Ballet Hispánico's Carnaval Gala on May 7 at The Plaza Hotel raised more than $1.25 million in support of the organization's artistic, educational and community outreach programs in New York City, across the United States and around the world. This includes the creation of new Company works, scholarships for students at the renown Ballet Hispánico School of Dance, and numerous community arts and educational programs.
Ballet Hispánico honored Latin music superstars Emilio & Gloria Estefan with the Nuestra Inspiración Award, presented by Sergio Trujillo; legendary fashion designer Carolina Herrera with the Toda Una Vida Award; and businessman and community activist Marcos Torres with the Civic Inspiration Award.