Tue, Jul 10 | The Columbia Restaurant, Ybor City

Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. ESSAY CONTEST AWARDS CEREMONY (1)

Join us to celebrate our students’ achievements at the 31st Annual Essay Contest Awards Ceremony Brunch where we will recognize students (6th - 12th grade) who wrote winning essays.
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Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. ESSAY CONTEST AWARDS CEREMONY (1)

Time & Location

Jul 10, 2018, 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM
The Columbia Restaurant, Ybor City, 2117 E 7th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605, USA

About the event

Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. is celebrating the thirty-first anniversary of our Essay Contest. The Awards ceremony to recognize the twelve winning students, who will receive cash awards, is on Saturday, May 19th, at 9:30 a.m. at the Columbia Restaurant in Ybor City, 2117 E. 7th Ave., Tampa, FL 33605. The cost is $25 per person. A portion of the proceeds benefit our scholarship fund.

The Tampa Bay area community is invited to join us in celebrating our students’ achievements.

Students from grades 6th-12th participate by writing an essay of 800 words or less on the topic: "Living in a time of such discourse in our society, as a Hispanic, what do I want my legacy to be?" The essays are written in English or in Spanish.

For more information, please contact Maribel Garrett, Chair of the event, or visit https://www.tampahispanic.org/essay-contest or Facebook/tampahispanic.

Proudly sponsored in part by CENTRO Tampa, Hillsborough County Public Schools and Hillsborough Community College.

To become a sponsor for this event and for more information, please contact Maribel Garrett at (813)765-4492 or by email lcgmgarrett@gmail.com.

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