Cielo Latino 2009 will take place at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on Tuesday, May 12. Cocktail reception and silent auction start at 6 p.m. Dinner and awards presentation start at 7 p.m. and live entertainment starts at 8 p.m.
This year’s distinguished attendees include: Miss Universe 2008 Dayana Mendoza; actress Lupi Ontiveros; actor Wilmer Valderrama; Jaslene Gonzales from America’s Next Top Model; and actress Rosie Perez.
This year’s award honorees include: Angela Diaz, MD, the director of the Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center, for her contributions to HIV/AIDS research; Pedro Zamora from MTV’s The Real World; and Merck.
There will be musical performances by Latin Grammy award-winning guitarist Hernan Romero; Jorge Villamar, the former lead singer of the Grammy award-winning band Bacilos; and Yerbabuena.
I’ll be at the event, so look for an update next week!
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