Six Latino news media outlets from Milwaukee and one news media outlet from Waukegan have come together to promote and co-sponsor “Somos Todos Perú” a United for Perú fundraising event.
By H. Nelson Goodson
Hispanic News Network U.S.A.
April 12, 2017
Milwaukee, WI – For the first time, seven Latino news media outlets have joined to promote and co-sponsor “Somos Todos Perú” a fundraising event for Perú. Perú suffered a flood disaster due rain and climate change effects. Six of the Latino news media outlets from Milwaukee are El Conquistador Newspaper, El Mañanero Newpaper, The Spanish Journal Newspaper, Hispanic News Network U.S.A. (HNNUSA) an Internet news Blog, also La Caliente 97.9 FM Radio and Azteca Wisconsin TV 38, and from Waukegan, Illinois, Radio Latina 5.0/1500 AM Radio. It would be the first time ever that six Latino news media outlets from Wisconsin and a news media outlet from Illinois have joined as a coalition of co-sponsors in a humanitarian act to aid Perú.
Luz Sosa, a community organizer for Acción Ciudadana de Wisconsin is the lead organizing sponsor for “United for Perú” including the following sponsors which includes local Milwaukee Latino businesses and Lambda Alpha Uplison Fraternity.
The fundraising even for Perú will take place on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at the Wherehouse Night Club, 818 S. Water Street in Milwaukee from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and the donation for ticket is $15.00. Link for more info and tickets at: http://bit.ly/2nt3bAK
According to the organizers, kids enter FREE!!! The Perú fundraising event will showcase multiple dance shows, 4 DJ’s, food by purchase, raffles and more.