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Miss Universe Paulina Vega talks to the NY Daily News about working with Latino Commission on AIDS

May 2nd, 2015|


Let the past Miss Universes worry about world peace. Reigning queen Paulina Vega is focused on a cause closer to home: Stamping out HIV/AIDS in the Latino community.

The Barranquilla, Colombia, native, only the second Miss Universe from that country, was recently named the madrina (godmother) for the Latino Commission on AIDS’ 25th anniversary Cielo Latino […]

Fox 5 NY interviews Bailando founder, Joseph Rivera

October 15th, 2014|

We had a busy press week in promo of Bailando thanks to Ny1, Univision, & Fox5! Tune in at 5:50pm today to Fox 5 Ny for an exclusive interview with Joseph Rivera of Baila Society for this Friday’s event! #aids #hiv #educationispower

Video courtesty of: Fox 5 News

Communities Across The Country Commemorate National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

October 15th, 2014|

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD), held each year on the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month, on October 15 by taking a nationwide community mobilization approach to address the HIV&AIDS epidemic. NLAAD fosters a collaborative effort among school groups, faith based organizations, health departments, hospitals, community organizations and many others, to directly reach the […]

Bailando Por Una Causa featured on Univision TV

October 11th, 2013|

Leidy Angélica Roa of EtnoContempo DE discusses Bailando Por Una Causa & performs short piece of contemporary Colombian dance routine on Univision.

Nelida Tirado on Telemundo’s Acceso Total

October 9th, 2013|

Nelida Tirado shares her story and discusses her role in Bailando Por Una Causa. Nelida has been performing at Bailando since we started in 2010. Every year we are captivated by her movements and dedication to the dance and the cause. We’re so happy to have her back again this year.

Thank you for making Bailando 2012 such a success!!

October 31st, 2012|

Baila Society, a leading New York Salsa dance company, kicked off its third annual “Bailando Por Una Causa”: A Night of Dancing, with over 500 attendees and an extensive amount of media coverage including NBC, ABC, NY1Noticias, Univision, Telemundo, FOX5 Good Day NY, El Diario, amNew York, New York Daily News and more which further […]

Guillermo Chacon on Univision’s Al Despertar

October 22nd, 2012|

Guillermo Chacón presidente de la Comisión Latina sobre el sida invita a participar al evento bailando por una causa en una noche de baile que busca recaudar fondos y crear conciencia contra el sida.

Visita Univision para ver la entrevista completa

Bailando Por Una Causa on ABC’s Tiempo with Joe Torres

October 21st, 2012|

“Tiempo” is a weekly round-table discussion show about topics affecting and relating to Hispanic citizens. On Tuesday morning, Bailando founder, Joseph Rivera, and the Latino Commission on AIDS president, Guillermo Chacon, had the good fortune of talking to Joe Torres about Bailando and as an added bonus we got to meet Sila María Calderón, the first elected female […]

Bailando Por Una Causa on NBC’s Visiones with Lynda Baquero

October 17th, 2012|

NBC’s Lynda Baquero sits down with Guillermo Chacon and Joseph Rivera to talk about HIV/AIDS awareness & Bailando Por Una Causa!NBC’s Lynda Baquero sits down with Guillermo Chacon and Joseph Rivera to talk about HIV/AIDS awareness & Bailando Por Una Causa!

SALSEEK presents Behind the Scenes of Bailando Por Una Causa: Part II

October 16th, 2012|

SALSEEK sits down with co-founders of Baila Society Ahtoy WonPat-Borja & Daniel Enskat, along with multi-world champion Billy Fajado to talk about Bailando Por Una Causa & the importance of HIV/AIDS awareness.

Produced By: Natalie Maniscalco
Directed By: Steven Valle