By Albert Angulo
Padres Contra El Cáncer, El Sueño de Esperanza Benefit Gala tock place Saturday September 29, 2012 at Tropicana Hotel and Casino. Eva Longoria was pure elegance while posing with George Lopez during the red carpet for the event.
PADRES Contra El Cáncer (PADRES) is an organization committed to improving the quality of life for Latino children with cancer and their families. Today the organization has assisted more 8,300-childhood cancer patients and 41,500 immediate family members.
As the evening progressed Eva hosted the Gala wearing a fierce white dress. Eva Longoria is currently playing The Words with Friends Celebrity Challenge; to help raise money for her charity “The Eva Longoria Foundation.” Which helps Latinas excels in school and business through education and career training programs.
“I’m inspired by PADRES children, families, support them in their fight against cancer, and other blood disorders. I ask you to join me in providing HOPE to these courageous children and their families,” Eva said.
The Desperate Housewives stars also help host he foundation. Amount other Celebrities Actor Edward James Olmos, and Olympic beach volleyball gold-medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings presented awards; Comedian George Lopez was the official master of ceremonies.
For more information about PADRES contra el Cáncer foundation visit www.iamhope.org