SAN DIEGO, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- El Latino brings an unforgettable all-day educational, interactive health and beauty experience for today's Latinas, in Spanish. More than just an expo, Celebrando will have everything from mini-makeovers including hair and make-up, to educational seminars from local experts, an interactive expo hall with health screenings provided by local hospitals and clinics, a tote bag filled with gifts for each attendee, Zumba and yoga class, breakfast, lunch with a fashion show sponsored by Macys, wonderful raffles and lots more. El Latino Newspaper invites Latinas to this fun filled event, Saturday, May 7th from 8a.m. to 4p.m. at the Sheraton Hotel and Marina, next to the airport.
"Celebrando is a unique event where approximately 500 Latinas will gather in a relaxed environment to celebrate our beauty and speak about the health issues that are important to us, in our own language," said Fanny Miller, President of El Latino Newspaper.
Celebrando! 2011 will offer a variety of educational seminars, to include: Autism and its rights; Cancer: Detection and prevention; Communicating with your children about sex and drugs; Do I need plastic surgery?; Nutrition: Why do I eat badly? A plan of action; 5 points to a good relationship; The health care reform's impact on Latinas and many more.
Maria Marin, the featured afternoon keynote, is an internationally known Latina motivational speaker, with a national radio program, a column in People En Espanol and a TV segment on Al Rojo Vivo with Maria Celeste on Telemundo. Miriam Nenninger, local radio personality and creator of the workshops 'Let Me Help You Heal' will be the morning keynote speaker.
Tickets include health screenings (mammograms, BMI, CPR demonstrations, spinal exams, blood pressure, glucose, and more) and are available at El Latino offices by calling (619) 426.1491, by e-mail at [email protected] or online at ElLatinoOnline.com/Celebrando. Prices are: $40.00 pre-sale and $60.00 the day of the event.
Media Partners: Pulsar 107.3 fm and XEWT-Televisa Canal 12. Featured sponsors include: Sharp Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente, Scripps, UCSD Radiation Oncology, Susan G. Komen for the cure, Wal-Mart, Macy's, Clinique, Tony Barragan Modeling Studio, Tramy Beauty School, Total Woman Gym and Day Spa, Rivera Family Chiropractic, Alliant University, Payless ShoeSource, and more.
More about El Latino and Fanny Miller:
El Latino is the largest weekly Hispanic newspaper in San Diego County and the largest Hispanic owned Spanish-language publication in California. El Latino has the most relevant local news and information in San Diego and has a monthly readership of 910,000. Fanny Miller, CEO/President of El Latino, founded the publication 23 years ago and continues to deliver a product that the community needs and asks for. "We not only cover the market, we are the market" –Fanny Miller. Understanding the severe need for information relating to health issues within the Latino community, Fanny Miller and El Latino together present Celebrando 2011.
El Latino Awards:
San Diego Press Club: First Place Commentary, Best Ethnic Publication, First Non-daily Newspaper Front Page Design, First Place Front Page Non-daily Newspaper, First Place Front Page Tabloid, First Place Front Page Tabloid, First Place General News, Non-daily Newspaper.
NAHP (National Association of Hispanic Publications): Outstanding Tabloid, Outstanding Spanish Language Weekly, Most Improved Publication, Best Ad Promoting Publication, Outstanding Circulation Program, and Outstanding Health Section.
Others: Who is Who 'San Diego Magazine, San Diego Business Journal Award, Red Ribbon Award, Maggi Media Award, Latina of the Year NLBWA.
SOURCE El Latino