30th annual nclr capital awards

A Gala Tribute to America's Leaders | March 29, 2017

For the past 29 years, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Capital Awards gala has been the premier and largest annual event in Washington, DC that recognizes elected and appointed officials from both sides of the aisle for their outstanding support of public policies that are vital to Hispanic Americans.  In addition, NCLR honors changemakers outside of the political spectrum who courageously and tirelessly advocate on behalf of the Latino community with the NCLR Capital Award for Public Service.

2017 gala schedule

Chair’s Reception

5:30–6:30 p.m.

 

Awards Ceremony and Dinner

6:55–9:00 p.m.

 

President’s Dessert Reception

9:00–10:00 p.m.

 

Black Tie Attire

Complimentary Coat Check

Valet Parking $15 (5:00–11:00 p.m.) Wheelchair Accessible

 

The NCLR Capital Awards falls under the “widely attended” event ethics exception.

National Building Museum  401 F Street, NW   |   Washington, DC

(Gala main entrance on G Street, NW)

Senator

Patty Murray

(D–WA)

Representative

Nydia M. Velázquez

 (D–NY 7th District)

 Sister

Norma Pimentel, MJ, LPC

Executive Director of

Catholic Charities

of the Rio Grande Valley

Senator

Lamar Alexander

(R–TN)

Janet murguia

NCLR president

and ceo

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a gala tribute to america's leaders

GENERAL EVENT INFORMATION:

 ENRIQUE CHAURAND

Deputy Vice President, Integrated Marketing and Events

echaurand@nclr.org

202-776-1784

For more information on NCLR, please visit www.nclr.org.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:

BARLOW FLORES

Director of Corporate Relations & Resource Development

bflores@nclr.org

202-776-1741