Comunidad y Ritmo (Community and Rhythm) Gala honored members and supporters of the Minnesota Boricua community who have showcased leadership in education, community, health, social services, media, and relief work in response to last year's Category 5 hurricanes Maria and Irma. Along with commemorating individuals and group leadership in the Minnesota's Puerto Rican community, attendees experienced a musical tribute to Afro-Latin Jazz music by Javi Santiago and headlining group Redobles de Cultura who is an Afro-Puerto Rican bomba ensemble from New York City will close the evening's concert. Bring your dancing shoes!
Watch and hear from youth leaders in Comerío, Puerto Rico on how El Fondo Boricua has been able to help their community in Puerto Rico.
Dennis Flores director of El Grito De Sunset Park Relief documents their work in Puerto Rico with El Fondo Boricua in April 2018.
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