Calendar of Hispanic Parades and Festivals Calendario de Desfiles y Festivales Hispanos

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Organization: Allianza Cultural Puertorriqueña
President: Wanda Gonzales
Address: P.O. Box 213
Address: Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105
Telephone: 484.664.2430
Email: pralliance@epix.net

Parade Date: August 10, 2008
Organization: Atlantic County Puerto Rican Parade
President: Yvette Soto
Address: P.O. Box 1503
Address: Atlantic City, New Jersey 08404
Telephone: 609.909.0262
Telephone: 609.226.8183 (cell)
Email: yvettesoto@hotmail.com
Email: acprp@hotmail.com
Website: www.atlanticcityparade.com

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Organization: Civic Association for the Hoboken Puerto Rican Parade
President: Hilda Mussara
Address: P.O. Box 6045
Address: Hoboken, New Jersey 07030
Telephone: 201.792.6652

Festival Date: June 6 and 7, 2008
Organization: Comité Patriótico Cultural Puertorriqueño
President: Jacqueline Quiles
Address: 255 Smith Street
Address: Perth Amboy, New Jersey 08861
Telephone: 732.882.3866
Fax: 732.697.1529
Email: laislagirl@aol.com

Festival Date: August 9 and 10, 2008
Parade Date: September 21, 2008
Organization: Desfile Estatal Puertorriqueño de New Jersey
President: Jacqueline Quiles
Address: 125-127 Bloomfield Avenue
Address: Newark, New Jersey 07104
Telephone: 732.882.3866
Fax: 732.697.1529
Email: laislagirl@aol.com

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Organization: Bayonne Hispanic Association, Inc.
President: Abett Hernandez
Address: P.O. Box 1501
Address: Bayonne, New Jersey 07002
Telephone: 201.436.0227
Email: bayhispanic@aol.com

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Organization: Desfile Puertorriqueño de Paterson, New Jersey
President: Carmen Rodriguez
Address: P.O. Box 5451
Address: Paterson, New Jersey 07501
Telephone: 973.523.5452
Fax: 973.715.6930
Email: casaprogram.carmen@hotmail.com

Festival Date: July 31, 2008
Parade Date: August 3, 2008
Organization: Desfile Puertorriqueño de Trenton, New Jersey
President: Isabel Garcia
Address: P.O. Box 1661
Address: Trenton, New Jersey 08607
Telephone: 347.837.6509
Telephone: 609.577.3569
Email: igarcia@mercercounty.org
Website: www.trentonparade.org

Festival Date: 13th Annual Dia de San Juan Festival – June 1, 2008
Organization: Fiestalegre Promotions, Inc.
President: Benny Garcia
Address: P.O. Box 69
Address: La Mirada, California 90637
Telephone: 714.522.5890
Fax: 714.522.6208
Email: fiesta_info@fiestalegre.net
Website: www.fiestalegre.net

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Organization: Florida Puerto Rican/Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
President: Samuel C. Lopez
Address: 2293 Aurora Road
Address: Melbourne, Florida 32935
Telephone: 321.752.1003
Website: www.fprhcc.org

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Organization: Hispanic Awareness Committee of Camden County
President: Norma Ruiz
Address: P.O. Box 2583
Address: Camden, New Jersey 08101
Telephone: 856.308.5407
Email: hispanicac@yahoo.com

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Organization: Centro Las Americas
Coordinator: Dolly Vásquez
Address: 11 Sycamore Street
Address: Worcester, Massachusetts 01608
Telephone: 507.798.1900 *229
Fax: 508.798.1908
Email: dvazquez@centrolasamericas.org
Website: www.centrolasamericas.org

Festival Date: July 17-20, 2008
Organization: La Familia Hispana, Inc.
President: Diosdado Lopez
Address: P.O. Box 6550
Address: Holyoke, Massachusetts 01041
Telephone: 413.532.4496
Email: diosdadolopez@hotmail.com
Website: www.lafamiliahispana.org

Parade Date: June 8, 2008
Organization: National Puerto Rican Day Parade, Inc.
President: Madelyn Lugo
Address: 2804 Third Avenue, Fifth Floor
Address: Bronx, New York 10455
Telephone: 718.401.0404 *325
Fax: 718.292.2305
Email: Nprdpin@aol.com
Website: www.nationalpuertoricandayparade.org

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Organization: National Puerto Rican Coalition, Inc
President: Manuel Mirabal
Address: 1901 L Street NW - Suite 802
Address: Washington, D.C. 20036
Telephone: 202.223.3915
Fax: 202.429.2223
Email: nprc@nprcinc.org
Website: www.bateylink.org/

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Organization: Council of Spanish Speaking Organizations, Inc.
President: Nilda Alejandro
Address: Jacksonville, Florida
Telephone: 904.291.3101

Festival Date: June 7, 2008
Parade Date: June 29, 2008
Organization: Parada San Juan Bautista, Inc.
President: Juan J. Gonzalez, Esq.
Address: P.O. Box 2904
Address: Camden, New Jersey 08101
Telephone: 856.963.6023
Email: juangoesq@hotmail.com
Website: www.sjbp.org

Festival Date: June 21, 2008
Parade Date: June 22, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Cultural Coalition
NEW President: Eduardo Melendez
Address: P.O. Box 469
Address: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18016
Telephone: 610.625.4644
Fax: 610.471.0708
Email: negron@BorinquenFest.org
Website: www.BorinquenFest.org

Festival Date: October 20, 2008 - Puerto Rican Patron Saint Festival in Pinellas Park
Parade Date: April 26, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Cultural Parade of Florida, Inc.
President: Sandra V. Acevedo
Address: P.O. Box 2170
Address: Lutz, Florida 33548
Telephone: 813.949.2048
Fax: 813.949.9359
Website: www.puertoricoculturalparade.com

Festival Date: July 19 and 20, 2008
Parade Date: July 20, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Parade & Cultural Organization of Northwest Indiana, Inc.
President: Maritza Lopez
Address: P.O. Box 3029
Address: 3485 Michigan Avenue
Address: East Chicago, Indiana 46312
Telephone: 219.397.1217
Telephone: 219.397.1324
Email: nwi.puertoricanparade@yahoo.com
Website: www.officialpuertoricanparade.com

Festival Date: September 13, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Day Parade of Western New York Association, Inc.
President: Charlie Torres
Address: P.O. Box 166
Address: Buffalo, New York 14201
Telephone: 716.668.4601
Fax: 716.845.9811
Email: serrotfc@aol.com
Website: www.prparadeofwny.org

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Organization: Puerto Rican Festival of Rochester, Inc.
President: Ida Perez
Address: 130 North Winton Road
Address: P.O. Box 10008
Address: Rochester, New York 14610
Telephone: 585.234.7660
Email: info@prfestival.com
Website: www.prfestival.com

Festival Date: November 20-23, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Fiestas Patronales, Inc. in Broward County
President: Frank Nieves
Address: 7321 Taylor Street
Address: Hollywood, Florida 33024
Telephone: 954.989.4586
Telephone: 954.559.5355 (cell)
Email: info@prfiestas.com
Website: www.prfiestas.com

Parade Date: July 20, 2008
Organization: Western Massachusetts Puerto Rican Parade
President: Diosdado Lopez
Address: P.O. Box 6550
Address: Holyoke, Massachusetts 01041
Telephone: 413.532.4496
Email: diosdadolopez@hotmail.com
Website: www.lafamiliahispana.org

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Organization: Western Region Puerto Rican Council
NEW President: Milagros Calderón
Address: P.O. Box 2028
Address: San Jose, California 95109
Telephone: 408.928.3678
Email: wrprc@hotmail.com
Website: www.wrprc.org

Parade Date: June 22, 2008
Organization: Yonkers Puerto Rican/Hispanic Day Parade Foundation, Inc.
President: Carmen Gomez-Goldberg
Address: P.O. Box 467
Address: Yonkers, New York 10705
Telephone: 914.906.1625
Fax: 914.968.4917
Email: MRSG5532@aol.com
Website: www.yonkersprhparade.com

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Organization: Nuestras Raices Delaware, Inc.
President: Julio Reyes
Address: P.O. Box 423
Address: Historic New Castle, Delaware 19720
Telephone: 302.293.6330
Website: www.nuestrasraicesde.org

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Organization: White Plains Hispanic Parade Committee
President: Arne Abramowitz
Address: 85 Gedney Way
Address: White Plains, New York 10605
Telephone: 914.422.1345
Fax: 914.422.1250
Email: aabram@ci.white-plains.ny.us

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Organization: Asociación Puertorriqueña y Hermanos de Queen
President: Juan Figueroa
Address: 56-04 68th Street
Address: P.O. Box 380227
Address: Maspeth, New York 11378
Telephone: 718.627.9388

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Organization: Cleveland Festival & Parade
President: Daisy Diaz
Address: 1501 South Marginal Road
Address: Cleveland, Ohio
Telephone: 216.631.1081

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Organization: Aurora Puerto Rican Cultural Council
President: Angie Rosa
Address: P.O. Box 2802
Address: Aurora, Illinois 60507
Telephone: 630.859.3593
Fax: 630.264.4401
Website: www.aurora-prcc.org

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Organization: Fiestas de Loiza en Connecticut en Honor al Apostal Santiago, Inc.
President: Feny Taylor
Address: 153 Lloyd Street
Address: New Haven, Connecticut 06513
Telephone: 203.772.0094
Cell: 203.500.1854
Fax: 203.772.3777
Email: ftaylor24@comcast.net

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Organization: Hermanos Fraternos de Loiza Aldea Carnival
President: Blanca Irizarry
Address: 1702 Lexington Avenue
Address: New York, New York 10029
Telephone: 212.410.4220

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Organization: Hispanic Alliance of Atlantic County, Inc.
President: Manuel Aponte
Address: P.O. Box 7507
Address: Atlantic City, New Jersey
Telephone: 609.347.0741
Website: www.haac.org

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Organization: Heritage Festival & Parade, Inc.
President: Gladys Rosado
Address: P.O. Box 8434
Address: Jersey City, New Jersey 07308
Telephone: 201.780.7265
Fax: 201.333.4690
Email: JCPRPARADE2007@YAHOO.COM

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Organization: Puerto Rican Parade Committee of Chicago
President: Miguel Sanchez
Address: 1237 North California Avenue
Address: Chicago, Illinois 60647
Telephone: 773.292.1414
Website: www.prparadechicago.com

Festival Date: August 2-3, 2008 – Viva Long Island Festival
Parade Date: June 1, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican/Hispanic Day Parade
Executive Director: Miriam M.E. Garcia
Address: 10 Third Avenue
Address: Brentwood, New York 11717
Telephone: 631.434.3481 *14
Email: miriam_g@adelantesc.org
Website: www.adelantesc.org

Festival Date: July 12 and 13, 2008 - 29th Annual Penn’s Landing Hispanic Fiesta
Parade Date: September 28, 2008 - 46th Annual Regional Puerto Rican Day Parade
Organization: El Concilio
Business Manager: Abigail Sanchez
Address: 705-09 North Franklin Street
Address: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Telephone: 215.627.3100 *204
Fax: 215.627.7440
Email: abigail.sanchez@elconcilio.net
Website: www.elconcilio.net

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Organization: California BoricuaFest
President: Blas Bonilla
Address: 1101 West McKinley Avenue
Address: Pomona, California 91786
Telephone: 949.223.0199
Email: blas@theboricuafest.com
Website: www.boricuafest.com

Parade Date: July 13, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Parade of Fairfield County
President: Eva Canales
Address: P.O. Box 447
Address: Bridgeport, Connecticut 06601
Telephone: 203.767.7334 (cell)
Website: www.prparadeffldcty.org

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Organization: Organización Civica y Cultural de Puertorriqueños en El Paso
President: Lydia Diaz
Address: 5137 Prince Edward Avenue
Address: El Paso, Texas 79924
Telephone: 915.877.2884
Email: nefd2918@earthlink.net

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Organization: Puerto Rican Day Parade & Festival of Arizona
President: Jose A. Benitez
Address: 4130 East Van Buren Street
Address: Phoenix, Arizona
Telephone: 480.593.2704
Fax: 480.219.3512

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Organization: Comité Puertorriqueño de Lancaster
Address: 548 East Chestnut Street
Address: Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17602
Telephone: 717.397.8597

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Organization: Casa de la Cultura
Director: Javier Torres
Address: 85 West Newton Street
Address: Boston, Massachusetts 02118
Telephone: 617.927.1737
Fax: 617.236.7375
Email: JTorres@iba-etc.org
Website: www.claboston.org

Date: July 27, 2008
Organization: Festival Puertorriqueño de New Jersey, Inc.
President: Sonia Lorenzana
Address: P.O. Box 1051
Address: Vineland, New Jersey 08362-1051
Telephone: 856.696.6600

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Organization: Puerto Rican Cultural Parade & Festival of Rhode Island
President: Carmen Bucholtz
Address: 25 Fairfield Avenue
Address: Providence, Rhode Island 02909
Telephone: 401.861.7297
Telephone: 401.952.2007
Website: www.boricuasderhodeisland.com

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Organization: Puerto Rican Heritage
President: David Lopez
Address: P.O. Box 1152
Address: Elgin, Illinois 60121
Telephone: 847.695.5095

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Organization: Festival Puertorriqueño de Woonsocket
President: Melody Love-Gonzalez
Address: P.O. Box 343
Address: Woonsocket, Rhode Island 02895
Telephone: 401.766.5019
Email: woonsocketfiesta@aol.com

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Organization: Festival De La Isla
President: Linda August
Address: P.O. Box 1036
Address: Suisun, California 94585
Telephone: 707.426.5591
Email: linda@sabordelaisla.com
Website: www.festivaldelaisla.com

Parade Date: June 1, 2008
Organization: Connecticut Institute for Community Development (CICD) Puerto Rican Parade, Inc.
President: Gladys Rivera
Address: P.O. Box 260009
Address: Hartford, Connecticut 06126
Cell: 860.335.3947
Email: prp_hartford@yahoo.com

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Organization: California Puerto Rican Parade Association
President: Wilfredo Bonilla
Address: P.O. Box 148
Address: Montebello, California 90640
Telephone: 323.887.2771
Telephone: 323.887.2804

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Organization: Club Cívico Social Puertorriqueño
NEW President: Rafael Serrano
Address: P.O. Box 765
Address: San Jose, California 95106
Telephone: 408.286.4999
Email: puertorros@hotmail.com

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Organization: Sociedad Cultural Borincana
President: Jose A. Abawarukoel Villalongo, Sr.
Address: P.O. Box 6140
Address: Paterson, New Jersey 07509
Telephone: 973.278.9545

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Organization: Hermandad Latina, Inc.
President: Maribel Rodriguez
Address: P.O. Box 1161
Address: Vineland, New Jersey 08362
Telephone: 856.696.3077

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Organization: Festival Comunidad Latina de New Britain
President: Miguel Nieves
Address: 55 Brittany Farms Road
Address: New Britain, Connecticut 06053
Telephone: 860.832.8141
Telephone: 860.416.0298 (cell)

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Organization: Delaware Hispanic Festival & Parade Committee
President: Freddy Matos
Address: 3213 Ruby Drive
Address: Wilmington, Delaware 19810

Festival Date: September 7, 2008
Organization: Taller Puertorriqueño and partners HACE, Congreso and Raices Latinoamericanas
Executive Director: Carmen Febo-San Miguel
Address: 2721 North 5th Street
Address: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19133
Telephone: 215.426.3311
Fax: 215.426.5682
Email: cfebo@tallerpr.org
Website: www.tallerpr.org

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Organization: Puerto Rican Civic Association of Hammonton
President: Gloria E. Stewart
Address: P.O. Box 633
Address: Hammonton, New Jersey 08037
Telephone: 609.567.4446

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Organization: Desfile Puertorriqueño de Florida Central, Inc.
President: Mildred Zapata
Address: P.O. Box 4816
Address: Winter Park, Florida 32793
Telephone: 407.277.4488

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Organization: El Sabor Latino! Habla!
President: Danna Gonzalez-McIntyre
Address: P.O. Box 1729
Address: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17105
Telephone: 717.503.3564
Email: habla717@yahoo.com
Website: www.elsaborlatino.com

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Organization: Puerto Rican Parade South Florida, Inc.
President: Elizabeth Saldaña-Kobel
Address: 6018 Wilshire Drive
Address: Tampa, Florida 33615
Telephone: 954.986.1268
Email: liz@prpsf.com
Website: www.prpsf.com

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Organization: Desfile Hispano de Connecticut
Address: 675½ South Main Street
Address: Waterbury, Connecticut 06706
Telephone: 203.565.4807 (work)
Telephone: 203.768.2639 (cell)

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Organization: Puerto Rican Heritage Society
President: Alba M. Correa
Address: P.O. Box 460206
Address: San Antonio, Texas 78246
Telephone: 210.946.1253
Email: sociedadherenciaprsa@yahoo.com
Website: www.sociedadherenciaprsa.org

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Organization: Puerto Rican Union of Mutual Aid, Inc.
President: Tony Pagan
Address: 616 East Street
Address: Union City, California 94587
Telephone: 925.828.3014
Email: president@pruma.org
Website: www.pruma.org

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Organization: Festival del Cuatro
President: Roberto Rivera
Email: info@festivaldelcuatro.org
Website: www.festivaldelcuatro.org

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Organization: Areyto Latino Festival & Parade
President: Maritza Rosa
Address: P.O. Box 7895
Address: New Haven, Connecticut 06519
Telephone: 203.393.5500
Email: mrosa05@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.areytofestival.org

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Organization: Ohio Latino Festival
Managing Director: Karen Wiser
Address: 420 West Whittier Street
Address: Columbus, Ohio 43215
Telephone: 614.645.7995
Email: klwiser@columbus.gov

Parade Date: June 1, 2008
Organization: Cuban Parade and Festival of New Jersey
President: Emilio Del Valle
Address: P.O. Box 95
Address: North Bergen, New Jersey 07047
Telephone: 201.325.0484
Fax: 201.867.7149
Email: emilio.delvalle@verizon.net
Website: www.desfilecubanodenj.com

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Organization: Puerto Rican State Parade & Festival of New York, Inc.
President: Humberto Soto
Telephone: 718.455.3907
Fax: 718.602.2938
Email: prparadeofny@yahoo.com

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Organization: Peruvian Parade, Inc.
President: Manuel Paredes
Address: P.O. Box 9259
Address: Paterson, New Jersey 07509
Telephone: 973.277.7041
Email: navarrito63@aol.com
Website: www.peruvianparade.com/

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Organization: Latin American Coalition
Executive Director: Angeles Ortega-Moore
Address: 4949-B Albermarle Road
Address: Charlotte, North Carolina 28205
Telephone: 704.531.3848
Fax: 704.531.3850
Email: aortega@latinamericancoalition.org
Website: www.latinamericancoalition.org

Festival Date: August 1-3, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Cultural Center
President: Freddie Vazquez
Address: 38 School Street
Address: Springfield, Massachusetts 01109
Telephone: 413.737.7450
Telephone: 413.433.2523 (cell)
Email: vaz72962@aol.com

Festival Date: July 18-20, 2008
Parade Date: July 20, 2008
Organization: Festival Puertorriqueño de Massachusetts, Inc.
President: Reyito Santiago
Address: 1074 Hyde Park Avenue – PMB 035
Address: Hyde Park, Massachusetts 02136
Telephone: 877.286.5224
Telephone: 617.210.5547 (cell)
Email: criverapr@comcast.net
Website: www.prfestofma.org

Date: Celebrando 2008 - Rediscovering Boriken, June 21 (8pm) & 22 (2pm), 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center
Director: Dr. Ana Maria Maynard
Address: 701 Tillery Street
Address: Austin, Texas 78702
Telephone: 512.251.8122
Email: dance@prfdance.org
Website: www.prfdance.org

Festival Date: February 22, 2008
Organization: Puerto Rican Chamber of Sarasota-Manatee Counties, Inc.
President/CEO: Elizabeth Cuevas-Neunder
Coordinator: Emarie Iniquez
Address: 677 North Washington – Suite 7
Address: Sarasota, Florida 34236
Telephone: 941.952.5800
Telephone: 941.376.3335
Email: PuertoRicanChambersm@msn.com
Email: e@instudioe.com
Website: www.srqfestival.org

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