Miramar Holds Latin Nights Awards Gala

Hispanic leaders in Miramar were honored at the 2022  Latin Nights Gala Award Ceremony hosted by Commissioner Alexandra P. Davis on Friday, October 14, 2022, in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. The event took place at the Miramar Cultural Center Artspark. 

This was an awards gala recognizing Hispanic American service and contributions. We celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month here in Miramar from September 15-October 15th and closed out the month with Latin Nights Awards Gala honoring local Hispanic leaders in our community.

This year’s honorees included:

Community Engagement Award

Ivan Parra, Broward Community ID Director at Broward Legal Aid

 Education Award

Dr. Alexandra Alvarez, Autism Specialist and Educator

Business & Entrepreneurship Award

Robinson Marte, Co-founder Tribeca Restaurant

 Business & Corporate Citizenship Award

Jorge Carballo, President & General Manager NBC-6/Telemundo 51, Miami

 The event was emceed by Emmy® Award-winning journalist and news anchor, Jackie Nespral and featured live performances from award-winning Venezuelan American singer Edward Mena and Gianpaul and Latin Soul Band. Dancers from the Fajardo Elite Dance Academy also performed their Latin dance moves.