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2020 Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards: Virtual Celebration Recognizing Eight of Houston’s Finest

Friday, September 18, 2020 | 9:00 am to 9:30 am

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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday and Friday, repeating until Tuesday, October 13, 2020


For its fifth year, the Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards are going virtual, sharing eight vignettes celebrating the 2020 honorees for Hispanic Heritage Month from Friday, September 18 through Tuesday, October 13, 2020.

Each honoree was nominated by community partners and selected by a panel of judges. Honorees were judged on criteria that included their personal impact in the community, helping further the mission of a nonprofit organization and overcoming personal obstacles.

Comcast will also donate $1,000 to the nonprofit organization of each honoree’s choice.

Honorees & Schedule

  • Sofia Adrogué | Friday, September 18, 2020
  • Carlos De Aldecoa Bueno | Tuesday, September 22, 2020
  • Mario “Gonzo247” E. Figueroa | Friday, September 25, 2020
  • T’Liza Kiel | Tuesday, September 29, 2020
  • Margo Yvette Melchor, RDH, MEd, EdD | Friday, October 2, 2020
  • Paula Mendoza | Tuesday, October 6, 2020
  • Marcie Mir | Friday, October 9, 2020
  • Dr. Adriana Tamez | Tuesday, October 13, 2020

All vignettes will be shared at 9am on the Comcast Houston blog, plus on Comcast Houston’s Twitter feed and Facebook page.


The award vignettes are free to watch online, and will remain viewable online once published. Click here to view vignettes and click here for more information.

Eight of Houston’s Finest to be Recognized during Hispanic Heritage Month


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Friday, September 18, 2020
9:00 am to 9:30 am
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