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.

Hispanics of Today & Tomorrow at work. . .

The organization established a Scholarship for graduating Hispanic seniors of Emporia High School. The organization has awarded $73,350 in scholarships in the last nineteen years. Money is raised with the help of our sponsors and Cinco candidates at our annual Fiesta in downtown Emporia. Our accomplishments would not be met without their support.

H.O.T.T. awards scholarships to Emporia High students at the annual Cinco de Mayo festival 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.

 

Photos from the 2021 Dia de los Muertos, Emporia

– Photos courtesy Dave Leiker