¡SÍ SE PUEDE! AT 90: SPEAKER NANCY PELOSI, ROSARIO DAWSON, CARLOS SANTANA, SALMA HAYEK AND MORE JOIN ACTIVIST DOLORES HUERTA’S 90TH BIRTHDAY ONLINE COVID-19 BENEFIT
Dolores Huerta’s 90th Online Birthday Celebration and Covid-19 Fundraiser
Dolores Huerta, The Honorable Joe Biden & Dr. Jill Biden, Rosario Dawson, Salma Hayek, Jane Fonda, Eva Longoria, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, America Ferrera, Carlos Santana, Martin Sheen, George Lopez, Gina Rodriguez, Tim Robbins, Gloria Steinem, Benjamin Bratt, Kerry Kennedy, Kate Del Castillo, Patrisse Cullors, Maxine Waters, Justine Bateman, Matt McGorry, Cristela Alonzo, John Leguizamo, Sheila E, Ozomatli, Zoe Saldaña, and more
Saturday, May 30th, 2020 at 5:00 pm PT/2:00 pm ET
Streaming on all major social media platforms
Elected Officials, activists, and entertainers celebrate the lifelong activism of Dolores Huerta and raise money for the Dolores Huerta Foundation’s Covid-19 relief fund. DHF is providing direct services to California communities to relieve the impact of the pandemic in regions where politically disempowered, low-income, immigrant, and farmworker groups are disproportionately impacted.
In the spirit of a late night talk show, the program will be infused with humor, music and lively conversations about activism and current events.
Musical guests include Carlos Santana and his wife Cindy Blackman, Sheila E. and her father legendary Latin percussionist Pete Escovedo, Grammy award-winning musical groups Ozomatli, and the Grammy nominated all-female mariachi group Flor de Toloache.
Long-time activists will engage with Dolores and the younger generation in conversations about feminism, climate justice, coping with Covid-19, and more.
The event will be hosted by renowned comedian, actress, and writer Cristela Alonzo who will bring humor to the evening along with Dolores’ longtime friends and comedians George Lopez and DL Hughley. Adding to the entertainment, Dolores will engage with guests in gameshow style segments with a social justice twist.
Luminaries will share birthday wishes and encourage support for the Dolores Huerta Foundation.
About the Dolores Huerta Foundation:
The Dolores Huerta Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization whose mission is to inspire and organize communities to build volunteer organizations called Vecinos Unidos chapters empowered to pursue social justice. Vecinos Unidos members develop their community organizing, civic engagement, and leadership skills by working on policy advocacy on issues such as health, environment, education, and youth development in their communities. Learn more about the Dolores Huerta Foundation at www.doloreshuerta.org.
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