2016 Gala

6Individual Tickets: $85
(purchase ticket)







1Alfredo Corchado, the longtime Mexico City Bureau Chief for The Dallas Morning News, will be our keynote speaker. He is also the author of Midnight in Mexico where he shares his personal experience covering the drug wars, cartels and violence in Mexico.

Corchado recently became the director of  The Borderlands Program at the Cronkite School of Journalism in Arizona.



4Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016

Location: eM The Venue,  1500 Dragon St.
Dallas, TX 75207

Time: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.




Our gala emcees will be:

Carlos Zapata, reporter/fill-in weekend anchor for Telemundo 39 (Station Bio)

Johana Suárez, anchor/reporter for Univision 23  (Station Bio)




2Become a 2016 Gala sponsor and help us celebrate our 35th Anniversary!

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3Your donation will help a high school senior, college or graduate student pursue a career in any communications field. Last year’s contributions help us grant eight scholarships raising a total of $25,000.

2016 Bert Lozano Scholarship Fund

2016 General Scholarship Fund



5Information will be available soon







2016 Gala Chair
Magda Salazar

HCDFW President
Karina Ramirez