The National Hispanic Professional Organization – Rio Grande Valley hosts its 2017 Boots and Baubles Scholarship Gala Oct. 14 at Alyssa’s Acres. The evening highlights Continued Education Scholarship recipients through NPHO-RGV’s UTRGV endowment fund, as well as NHPO members and their children.
Along with the awarding of the organization’s first NHPO-RGV Scholarship, the evening features food and a silent auction, as well as a DJ and dancing. Community leaders will also speak on the importance of education.
Tickets for the gala are $75 each, and tables for $700. The event takes place from 6:30 p.m. to midnight.