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A Weekend-long Celebration of HOPE
August 19th-21st

The Venetian Hotel

Details to reserve your rooms at
The Venetian | The Palazzo in Las Vegas, coming soon.


    Guest Check-in


    Spa Treatments
    The Awards Ceremony, "An All White Affair"
          Celebrity Red Carpet
          Silent Auction
          Food Tasting & Cocktails
          Special Musical Performance
    After Party at TAO Nightclub


    Departing Brunch at Morels French Steakhouse & Bistro

Contact Information:

   PADRES CEO, Elvia Barboa
   Marketing & PR Manager, Amri Gonzalez

PADRES Contra El Cáncer is a non-profit organization committed to improving the quality of life for children with cancer and their families. For over 30 years, PADRES has provided programs and services that have benefited thousands of families from all ethnic and economic backgrounds throughout California, Las Vegas, South Florida and New York City. PADRES provides emotional, educational and financial support to children from ALL ethnic and economic backgrounds, so that no family is ever turned away.

On Saturday, August 20th PADRES National Spokesperson, Eva Longoria Baston will chair the 16th annual ‘El Sueño de Esperanza’ celebration alongside event co-chair, Peter Villegas. This weekend-long celebration of HOPE, is the organization’s largest fund raising event. It promises to be a noteworthy experience as over 350 celebrities and leaders in business, entertainment and philanthropy will come together to support PADRES’ life-saving mission and recognize those who have made a significant impact in our community.

Actor/Comedian and PADRES supporter, George Lopez will serve as the evening’s Master of Ceremonies and PADRES will proudly recognize and honor the legendary Carlos Santana with the Ruby Oliva Cedillo Tribute Award. This prestigious award is presented to individuals who best personify PADRES’ core ideals: honesty, character, integrity, respect, credibility, and commitment to community service and humanity.

Opportunities for individual ticket purchases to the awards ceremony and sponsorship packages that allow for company branding are available.

Weekend activities include: Canyon Ranch spa treatments, start-studded awards ceremony, after party and departing brunch.


 American Airlines   The Venetian in Vegas   Coca-Cola   Aeg   Aetna   HealthCare Highways

  Loreal   Tao   George Lopez   Wallmart   Vanir   Enlow   Northwestern Mutual

  The Axis Agency   Freemantle Media   Morels   Canyon Ranch Spa   IdeaVision   Anton Video

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