Programs and Events

Since its inception, CEA has led and supported in a variety of programs and events whose objectives include educational advancement, cultural pride and economic development.  Below are some examples of current and past programs and events.

  • Young Achievers Forum (YAF) – annual event introducing elementary school children to college and higher education – grown to 1,000 + students annually, and over 5,000 students served.
  • Advocacy for the continuation of Head Start.
  • STEM Outreach – 20 schools
  • “Smarter Than a 5th Grader” Event
  • Bless Me Ultimate Movie – National Premier & Book launch to students.
  • Launched CREED, the premier education advocacy organization in the region
  • Magnificent Mexico – Art Museum – 4-5 month exhibit.
  • Metaphors del Barrio Exhibit – Gaspar Enriquez
  • CEA Gala – Cheech Marin, Little Joe
  • Sponsored Concert to support missions
  • Advocated successfully to include Missions on National Registry
  • Advocated successfully to have Catholic Diocese set aside money for missions.
  • Sponsored Alientos de Tequila national launch – featured in Texas Monthly.
  • Celebrated Blanca Enriquez – UTEP Distinguished Alumni
  • Sandra Braham – Golden Nugget
  • Celebrated Raymond/Ed/Richard – Business Hall of Fame
  • Juana Bordas – Author: Power of Latino Leadership -Speaker
  • TX State University building named after Richard Castro.
  • Celebrated Richard Castro – Hall of fame Athletic
  • City Proclamations – CEA Hispanic Heritage Month 2014, 2015, 2016
  • CEA Members recognized – Hispanos Triunfadores
  • Letter of Support State Education – Algebra remains in curriculum
  • Letter of Support – News Ad Support our Kids education
  • Sponsored Director Smithsonian Museum
  • Sponsored Kids and Co production
  • Reception to Introduce Consulado Mexicano
  • Pasos2 Mentor Project
  • Sponsor: Vietnam Veterans Sponsor; Edu Mobile; Gigi’s Playhouse; Project Amistad; UTEP
  • UTEP Rookie Entrepreneurs Program Sponsorship
  • Celebrated League of Women Voters – Honored R. Castro
  • Collaborated Chamber of Commerce Mayoral Forum

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