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2009 Hispanic Alumni Fiesta

Friday, September 25, 2009

Etter-Harbin Alumni Center - Connally Banquet Hall
2110 San Jacinto Blvd
Austin, TX 78712    MAP


2009 Texas Exes Hispanic Alumni Fiesta
Hosted by the Texas Exes Hispanic Alumni Steering Committee

Friday, September 25, 2009
6:00 pm-10:30 pm

Parking will be available in our underground parking garage. Once it is full, guests can park in the San Jacinto or Brazos garage and we can validate their parking, just bring your parking ticket to the event. Dress for the event is casual burnt orange and white attire. Come out and show your pride before we take on the University of Texas- El Paso Miners!

The Hispanic Alumni Fiesta provides an opportunity for Hispanic, all other alumni and students of the University of Texas to gather and socialize while helping to raise money for our scholarship fund.  Festivities will include:

  • Buffet Dinner and Cash Bar
  • Greetings from UT President Bill Powers, UT-El Paso President Diana Natalicio, Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa, and Texas Exes President Rudy Garza
  • Musical guests including members of the UT Longhorn Marching Band
  • Presentation of the Hispanic Alumni/University Co-op Scholarship
  • Raffle (all proceeds from the raffle will benefit our scholarship)
  • Live and Silent Auctions benefiting Hispanic Alumni Scholarships
  • Loteria (all proceeds from Loteria cards will benefit our scholarship)

If you are unable to attend the Fiesta, please donate to the scholarship. This year's scholarships honorees are Senator Judith Zaffirini, Dr. Joaquin Cigarroa, Dr. Lauro Guerra, Dr. Alba Ortiz, and Dr. Hector Ruiz. Thank you for your support!

If you would like to donate any items for the silent auction, contact Stephanie Perez, 512.471.8098 or Click here to download the donor form to mail in with your item. Items must be received by September 18, 2009, in order to be used in this year's silent auction.

Table Sponsorship:

If you, your friends, family or your company would like to sponsor a table at the Fiesta or have questions about sponsorship, please contact Stephanie Perez at or 888.628.0003 to receive a registration form. You can also register below or print out this FORM and mail to Stephanie. Sponsorship is $500 ($200 of the $500 is tax deductible and goes to the Hispanic Alumni Scholarship). This sponsorship reserves a table for you and nine other guests (10 seats total). We will also feature your name and/or company logo in our program, Hispanic newsletter email, and on the event site.

A special thanks to the 2009 Table Sponsors we have so far:

The Falfurrias Fightin' Jerseys
El Chuco- El Paso Table
Longhorns and Longnecks
The S.A. Garza Family
The Rio Grande Valley
Maxwell Locke Ritter
De Leon & Washburn, P.C.
Richards Rodriguez & Skeith LLP
Law Offices of Guerra Mask LLP
Negrete & Kolar Architects

Make sure you update your email address online to receive the latest Fiesta updates.

Need help? Stephanie Perez (512) 471-8098

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