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Published On: Wed, Oct 30th, 2013

Nuestras Leyendas Raises $10,000 For Juan Luis Guerra Foundation

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The second edition of McDonald’s® “Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas” concludes with a great event in tribute to Juan Luis Guerra

Photo3The second edition of McDonald’s “Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas,” a program that pays tribute to Hispanic culture and music icons, concluded yesterday with a great musical occasion at Stage 48 in New York. This McDonald’s event, in association with AT&T, Dr Pepper, La Mega 97.9, and Amor 93.1 paid tribute to the music career of Juan Luis Guerra. It also showcased DJ Alex Sensation’s mixes and the performances of great music stars such as Milly Quezada, Héctor “El Torito” Acosta”, Henry Santos, and Toby Love who performed Juan Luis Guerra’s greatest hits.

During the event, Josh Kaufman and Carmen Paulino, McDonald’s Owner/Operators attended the event and presented a $10,000 check on behalf of Owner/Operators of the McDonald’s NY Tri-State Area to the Juan Luis Guerra Foundation. Juan Luis Guerra’s close friend Milly Quezada was responsible of receiving the check on behalf of the Juan Luis Guerra Foundation. “At McDonald’s NY Metro we are delighted to celebrate Hispanic heritage and diversity through the ‘Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas’ program. In addition, we are very glad to have paid tribute to Juan Luis Guerra’s music career in association with AT&T, Dr Pepper, La Mega 97.9, and Amor 93.1 in support of the Juan Luis Guerra Foundation,” stated Kauffman.

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Likewise, the attendees made a minimum donation of $20 to the Juan Luis Guerra Foundation. All the raised funds from the tickets were donated to the Juan Luis Guerra Foundation.

The event was full of music, surprises and displays of Hispanic pride in support of the altruistic work of the Juan Luis Guerra Foundation.

 

Photo Credit: Jorge Godoy

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Nuestras Leyendas Raises $10,000 For Juan Luis Guerra Foundation