Support the Commission. Contribute With Cielo LatinoFrom becoming an official sponsor or buying a journal ad, to donating a gift for the silent auction or your personal talent and in-kind services – there are many ways you can support the Latino Commission on AIDS. Any help can make a huge difference in the lives of thousands affected by HIV & AIDS.
Download our promotional package and learn more about Cielo Latino throughout the years and how to get involved.Donations Make a donation to the Commission. Your support is crucial to help underserved populations.Sponsorship Become a sponsor and showcase the commitment of your organization to ending AIDS. You will get premium benefits.Silent Auction Donate an item for our silent auction (artwork, gift certificates, memorabilia, etc.) Contributions are tax deductible.Buy Tickets The hottest ticket on May 14th is definitely a ticket for Cielo Latino. Enjoy a gala, party like a star and contribute to the cause.
Cielo Latino Gala Program
Tony Plana & Sibila Vargas
Dinner & Awards
Performance by Baila Society
International Salsa Sensation: Jose Alberto "El Canario"
Honoring Those Making a DifferenceThe Latino Commission on AIDS has paid tribute to over 80 individuals and businesses who, through their courageous actions, leadership, vision and steadfast commitment, have made a difference in the lives of those living with this disease and opened paths for others to follow on a road to achieve a world without HIV & AIDS.
Maria MejiaOutspoken advocate for people living with HIV, Maria Mejia is given the Voz de Compromiso Award.
Janssen TherapeuticsJanseen Therapeutics mission to improve the lives of patients is recognized with the Business Leadership Award.
Henry SantosSinger, perfomer and composer, Henry is recognized as Padrino for using his voice to spread awareness.
Gabriela IslerAs the reining Miss Universe 2013, Gabriela is recognized as Madrina for her work in promoting AIDS awareness worldwide.
Silent AuctionThe silent auction at Cielo Latino offers you a chance to bid on unique lots contributed by businesses, organizations, artists and collectors, with 100 percent of the proceeds going to support the work of the Latino Commission on AIDS. Following is a small sample from the auction. Attend the gala to discover and bid on all the fabulous lots!Dinner for two at ABC CocinaTwo night weekend stay in an Andaz KingThe first complete monograph on Antonio Lopez, the influential Warholian fashion ilustrator."Silence=Death" 2011 C print, by artist Iannis Delatolas
3 night stay at the Biltmore Miami-Coral Gables, including breakfast at Fontan and Sunday champagne brunchGift basket by Bumble and BumbleInk drawing by illustrator Carlos AponteDinner for two at ABC Kitchen
2 Nights stay at the Bryant Park Hotel plus complimentary gift basket and drinks at the Cellar Bar"Sermon on the Mount" 2009 Chromogenic Print by Cesar LechowickAndy Handbag, Signature red handbag with CH tattooDinner for 2 at Cipriani Wall Street
Dine at any David Burke restaurantThree (3) nights stay at Blue Green Diamond Condos in Miami Beach FLTake Home Personalized Teeth BleachingGift Basket and Spa Day at the Guerlain Spa in the Waldorf Astoria
Laser facsimile 2013 New York Jets Team signed replica footballKiehl's beauty product gift basketStudio Session and Masterpiece Wall Portrait on canvas with hand painted detailing.Chole Sandal; great for a summer night out on the town
Archival Pigment Print and Photo Book signed by artist Alexi LubomirskiMacy's gift cardChef's Tasting Dinner for 2 at Manzo Ristorante at EatalySigned by World Cup legend Argentinian footballer, Mario Kempes
Nickelodeon Prize PackOpi manicure pampering gift basketGift Certificate to Paper Demin and Cloth Online StoreFootball signed by #90 Jason Pierre-Paul. Includes certificate of authenticity
"Joe Angel"4 tickets to a Yankee home gameSoul Cycle 3 class PackageBrit Brown "Zebra" Limited Edition
2 tickets to the NBC Tree lighting ceremonyTwo (2) nights in a Delux King Guestroom at The James NYTwo Tickets to the US OpenScing elit sed diam nonummy
4 Yankees tickets, signed Mariano Rivera baseball and commemorative Mariano Rivera Final Game PlaqueHenry Santos signed shoes from dance competition show "Mira Quien Baila", signed CD - Plus a dinner date with Henry Santos himself and a role as an extra in Henry's next music videoNickelodeon Dora the Explorer prize packNickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles prize pack
Benefit Committee:Hononorary Chair: Rosie Perez | Chair: Richard Gonzalez
Committee Members: Dina Albanese, Mordechai Alvow, Carlos Aponte, Eduardo Betancourt Yvette Calderon, Roy Cosme, George Fesser, Ruben Gutierrez, Christopher Knight, Natalie Maniscalco, Silvana Marmolejos, Ricardo Oquendo, Javier Pedroza, Particia Ramirez, Vanessa Ramos, Joseph Rivera, D’angelo Thompson, Sherice Torres, Marlon Valle, Yai Vargas, Althea Vyfhuis