Mayor's Office of Special Events

Mayor's Office of Special Events

Mayor's Hispanic Heritage Awards

2016 MAYOR'S HISPANIC HERITAGE AWARDS
The Mayor’s Hispanic Heritage Awards (MHHA) Committee seeks to recognize exemplary Hispanics who have made outstanding contributions toward improving the quality of life within the Houston Hispanic community. 

  • 2016 Hispanic Heritage Awards Reception -- October 3 at Downtown Aquarium (click photo below for a full-sized version)

Honorees Photo

Top Row: Yvette Hernandez, Youth Activist Honoree, Christina Morales, Education Honoree, Marisela Vasquez, Community Activist Honoree, and Richard Reyes, Arts in the Community Honoree.

Bottom Row: Lenora Sorola Pohlman, Co-Chair Mayor’s Hispanic Advisory Board, Lauren Soliz, Felix Fraga, Mayor Sylvester Turner, Roland Garcia, Co-Chair Mayor’s Hispanic Advisory Board, and Janel Garcia, Emcee, Univision 45, KXLN-TV.

  • 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff photos -- September 15 at City Hall Legacy Room (click photos below for full-sized versions)

Felix Fraga and Mayor Sylvester TurnerGroup Photo