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Mi Amor Gala Unites Leaders In The Latino & L.A. Community

A dazzling charity fundraiser for the Maria Suarez Foundation, April 29

By Alexandra Radlovic
Published on LatinoLA: April 20, 2015


Mi Amor Gala Unites Leaders In The Latino & L.A. Community


The second annual Mi Amor Gala, hosted by television producer and host Luisa Diaz, will light up Hollywood with an international, philanthropic and well-heeled crowd. A portion of the proceeds from the evening will benefit the Maria Suarez Foundation (MSF). The festive pre-Cinco de Mayo event will be held at Tinhorn Flats Saloon and Grill at 1724 N. Highland Avenue, Hollywood, California 90028 on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 from 7 pmÔÇô1 am. Celebrity guests will grace the Red Carpet from 7:00-8:30 pm.

After becoming a victim of slavery herself in California, Maria Suarez has dedicated her life to end slavery in all its forms ÔÇô including coerced labor, sex slavery, or trafficking ÔÇô through education and empowerment. Maria Suarez says, "This event means so much to me and I'm very thankful for Luisa's effort to help the Maria Suarez Foundation. MSF is founded to educate and bring awareness to human trafficking. Through knowledge and the help of others, we can stop it."

Latina powerhouse Luisa Diaz states, "The Mi Amor Gala is a celebration of kindness. It stands for angels that empower other angels with broken wings through the gift of love. I am very excited to be able to celebrate amazing and kind people who rise above unfortunate circumstances to make a difference in someone else's life. Maria Suarez will be honored with the Mi Amor Gala Award in recognition of what she has done for her community."

This high-profile glamorous soiree will host guests including Maria Suarez, Adrienne Maloof ("Real Housewives of Beverly Hills"), Fabio, Jamie Luner ("Melrose Place"), Carla Gonzales (Miss United Nations), Nick Palance (pop opera recording artist), Cristian Solis (model and wife of Latin singer Marco Antonio Solis), Luzelba Mansour ("Rica Famosa Latina"), Sissi Fleitas ("Rica Famosa Latina"), Dustin Quick (model), Jerrold Thompson (actor), Trish Steele (founder of Safe Passage), and Jennifer Murphy (former Miss Oregon).

The gala's celebratory theme will be a pre-Cinco de Mayo event with a mariachi band, margaritas, appetizers, DJ, dancing, fashion show and silent auction. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased on Eventbrite https://eventbrite-mi-amor-gala-tickets.eventbrite.com.

Event Sponsors: Cinema Secrets, Tinhorn Flats Saloon and Grill, Dawn Christie's Retreat and Spa, Uno Productions, Diaz Productions, 310 Fitness, Valinsky Media Group.

For more information about the Mi Amor Gala, or to become a sponsor, please contact Luisa Diaz at miamorgalala@gmail.com.

http://mariasuarez.org/

https://www.facebook.com/miamorgala

https://www.facebook.com/events/1559200087638250/

https://twitter.com/MiAmorGala

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