The Nebraska Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the September events celebrating the Mexican Independence day, Salvadorian Independence Day and Hispanic Heritage Month. The events start with the Independencia Queen Leadership program for young women of Mexican descent.

A festival for the Independence will take place at the Plaza de la Raza on September 15th and 16. A parade celebrating the Hispanic Heritage will take place on September 16 from 10am-12pm.

For further information about The Nebraska Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, please visit, or contact Yesenia Peck at (402) 706-7818 or email her at