Hispanics of Today and Tomorrow
A nonprofit organization established in 1998
The organization’s mission is to preserve the Hispanic Heritage for future generations, strengthen then bridges of communication and understanding among all diverse cultures, ensure Hispanics participation in the mainstream, and bridge the community and working together to help the Hispanic community.
Photos from Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Festival
21 Sept ’16 – Emporia State University, Kellogg Circle
Hispanics of Today & Tomorrow at work. . .
The organization established a Scholarship for graduating Hispanic seniors of Emporia High School. The organization has awarded $48,650.00 in scholarships in the last twelve years. Money is raised with the help of our sponsors and Fiesta Queen Candidates at our annual Fiesta at Las Casitas Park. Our accomplishments would not be met without their support.
H.O.T.T. awards scholarships to Emporia High students at the annual scholarship dinner in May.
The organization’s goal is to contribute assistance for higher education.
Raices Hispanas Dance Group performs at various events.
In addition to raising money at the annual Fiesta, H.O.T.T. makes and sells authentic tacos at different events in Emporia and throughout Kansas. All proceeds go towards scholarships.
The organization has made contributions to the following……
- William Allen White Fiesta Night
- Sacred Heart Playground Equipment
- St. Catherine Building Fund
- American Cancer Society
- Leukemia Foundation
- Plumb Place Bldg. Restoration
- Emporia High School Multi-Culture Celebration Scholarship Fund
- Luis Cordova Motivational Speaker
- Emporia 150th Celebration
- Adopt families during Christmas
- Emporia Art Council
- Mexican-American Veteran Memorial
- Emporia Migrant Services
- Breast Cancer Awareness
- ESU Halo Taco Feed
- EHS Latinos Unidos
- Annual September Fiesta
- Easter Egg Hunt