A free assembly providing education, empowerment, health and workforce development resources for Northeast Ohio’s Latino community.

All Welcome!

Live Music & Food
Job Fair
Resource Fair with 100+ Booths
Free Health Screenings
Raffles & Kids Crafts
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Max S. Hayes High School
2211 West 65th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44102


9:00 am – 1:30 pm Registration   Atrium/Entrance
9:00 am – 10:00 am Continental Breakfast/Desayuno   Max Hayes Cafeteria
9:00 am – 1:30 pm Exhibit Booths/Resource Fair Open Max Hayes Hallways  
9:00 am – 1:30 pm Health Screenings La Avenida de la Salud
9:30 am – 1:30 pm Cleveland Public Library Puppet Show and Children’s Art/Activities Room Max Hayes Cafeteria
9:00 am – 1:30 pm Yo Hablo Español Job Fair Max Hayes Library (2nd Floor)
9:30 am – 11:00 am Workshops (refer to the Workshops handout sheet for rooms and times) Max Hayes Classrooms
10:30 am – 11:30 am Naturalization Ceremony
Cleveland Police Honor Guard
Welcome and Intro – Elizabeth M. Hijar
Remarks – Gus Hoyas
United States Magistrate Judge David A. Ruiz, Northern District of Ohio
Administration of Oath
Presentation of Certificate of Naturalization Reception – Light refreshments  
Max Hayes Gymnasium
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch/Almuerzo   Max Hayes Cafeteria
1:45 pm – 3:45 pm Afternoon Assembly
Masters of Ceremony & Introductions
Public Officials Remarks
A Conversation with José Feliciano
Essay Contest Presentation
Zulayka Ruiz
Business Pitch Competition
Winner Presentation Magdaline Rivera-Tuma
Presentation of Committee
Team Goals & Objectives
José C. Feliciano
Announcement of Door Prizes
Closing Remarks José C. Feliciano
Max Hayes Gymnasium
4:00 pm Convención Ends    
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