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PADRES Contra El Cáncer is a non-profit organization committed to improving the quality of life for children with cancer and their families. For over 30 years, PADRES has provided programs and services that have benefited thousands of families from all ethnic and economic backgrounds throughout California, Las Vegas, South Florida and New York City.

PADRES’ ‘El Sueño de Esperanza’ is a weekend-long celebration of HOPE, held to support the organization’s vital programs and services, and to honor those who have made a commitment and an impact in our community.

This year's Award Ceremony will be an ALL WHITE AFFAIR hosted and chaired by PADRES National Spokesperson, Eva Longoria Baston and co-chaired by PADRES supporter, Peter R. Villegas. The organization will honor the legendary Carlos Santana this evening and Actor/Comedian, George Lopez will serve as the evening's Master of Ceremonies.

A Weekend-long Celebration of HOPE
August 19th-21st

The Venetian Hotel

  Eva Longoria Peter Villegas George Lopez Prince Royce  

Host & Chair:
Eva Longoria Baston

PADRES National Spokesperson

Television viewers are accustomed to seeing Eva Longoria Baston as a desperate housewife searching for happiness in all the wrong places. But during her recent visit to a local pediatric cancer center, fans became privy to the person behind the glamour.

As the first national spokesperson for PADRES, Longoria, who plays the role of Gabrielle Solis... MORE

Peter Villegas

The Coca-Cola Company
Vice President Office of Latin Affairs

Peter R. Villegas is Vice President in the Office of Latin Affairs for the Coca-Cola Company. In his position, Mr. Villegas serves as a national spokesman for the company developing and managing the execution of local, regional and national strategies that position the Company as a leading corporate citizen in the U.S. Hispanic community. MORE

Master of Ceremonies:
George Lopez


George Lopez’s multi-faceted career encompasses television, film, stand-up comedy and late-night television. For two seasons, Lopez hosted Lopez Tonight, a late-night television talk show on TBS, which represented Lopez’s return to series television after co-creating, writing, producing and starring in Warner Bros. Television’s groundbreaking hit sitcom George Lopez... MORE

Featured Performer:
Prince Royce


Geoffrey Royce Rojas (born May 11, 1989), known by his stage name Prince Royce, is an American singer and songwriter from The Bronx. At an early age, Royce took an interest in music, and in his teenage years began experimenting with music and writing poetry. By age nineteen, Royce met Andrés Hidalgo, who became his manager. Hidalgo later introduced Royce to Sergio George... MORE




    Guest Check-in


    Spa Treatments
    The Awards Ceremony, "An All White Affair"
          Celebrity Red Carpet
          Silent Auction
          Food Tasting & Cocktails
          Special Musical Performance
    After Party at TAO Nightclub


    Departing Brunch at Morels French Steakhouse & Bistro

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  The Axis Agency   Freemantle Media   Morels   Canyon Ranch Spa   IdeaVision   Anton Video

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