Hispanic Heritage Luncheon honors local Hispanic leaders

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MADISON, Wis. — La Movida and Mid-West Family Madison hosted the 11th annual Hispanic Heritage Luncheon Wednesday, to celebrate local Hispanic leaders.

News 3 Now’s Charlotte Deleste was a keynote speaker at the event.

Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway, Fitchburg Mayor Aaron Richardson, and Fitchburg Alder Julia Arata-Fratta also spoke at the event, proclaiming a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Mexican Consul Julian Adem Diaz de Leon also spoke at the event.

Local Hispanic leaders and business owners were honored with awards.

The event coincides with National Hispanic Heritage Month, which is celebrated from September 15 to October 15.