Each year Hola Cultura hosts events such as TamalFest DC that nurture both body and soul.
We publish of articles, videos and special research projects–most of them authored by young people in our very community, who rely on the work experience and professional training we provide. To keep up this important work, we need your help now.
Update Dec. 13: We are now just $485 away from reaching our $3,000 matching funds challenge! To give you even more reasons to support TamalFest and all of Hola Cultura’s work, we just added two new rewards to get our TamalFest campaign going before time runs out!
D.C. artist Luis Peralta Del Valle has generously donated one of his original artworks to help Hola Cultura’s fundraising efforts! This painting sells for $1,700 but can get a chance to win it in our raffle. Buy raffle tickets online or at our event Friday at Pica Taco-Columbia Heights and get a chance to win the painting pictured on the right.
$5 a ticket or 3 raffle tickets for $12 on sale on our TamalFest Fundraising Page
Pica Taco Friday!
We’ll display Luis’ painting at our TamalFest fundraiser this Friday, Dec. 15, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Please share our Facebook invitation
20% of sales go to TamalFest DC! No cover charge
Luis’ painting will be on view and we’ll be selling raffle tickets in person. But no need to wait, get your raffle tickets online. You could be the lucky winner!
Buñuelos for Christmas!
We are also excited to offer Mexican chef Connie Ortiz-Johnson’s beloved buñuelos recipe card for just a $10 contribution to TamalFest 2018. Take home the recipe and wow your loved ones this holiday season with the traditional treat!
Watch today’s Hola Cultura ‘cooking show’ video with Connie and learn her secrets to making the perfect
Update Dec. 12: We’ve already raised $2,445 this month toward our $3,000 matching donation!
Our sincere thank you to everyone who contributed. Just $555 to go to reach our $3,000 matching funds challenge which will mean double the donations worth a total of $6,000! Please help us get there by clicking on the PayPal button below and giving today.