Founded in 1996 by Director Elaina Hernandez, El Corazon de
Mexico, is youth based “not-for-profit” dance group that
continues the traditions of Mexico in the style of Folkloric
dance. The group also focuses and
promotes leadership and education to its 65+ members.
“I have tried to create an environment where dancers can be
themselves and also learn about their history through
dance.”, says Director Elaina Hernandez. “A Performance at
Disney World is a once in a lifetime experience and we need
the community’s help to have this dream come true!”
El Corazon de Mexico plans to take 30 dancers to perform.
The cost of the trip is estimated around $22,000.
Currently, the group has raised $13,000.
On Thursday, September 6 at 6pm, they will host a
“Latino Comedy Night at the Toledo Funny Bone”.
Tickets are $12 and feature Latino Comedies Rikki of
Toledo and Headliner Ramon Rivas II of Cleveland.
Tickets may be purchased online through facebook or
Eventbrite or by calling (419) 283-1628.