Chicago, IL–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–August 15, 2006–Want to support an important cause and meet Eva Longoria on the set of her hit TV show? Throughout the week of August 21 consumers can log on to http://www.tampico.com to learn how they can enter the Tampico Beverages Dream of Hope Sweepstakes for a chance to join Eva Longoria, national spokesperson for PADRES Contra El Cáncer, at the Tampico Beverages El Sueño de Esperanza (Dream of Hope) Gala to be held Wednesday, September 6th at Universal Studios in Hollywood. At the exclusive charity gala, the sweepstakes winner and a guest will have the chance to meet Eva, enjoy a first-class dinner and concert by a surprise musical guest and bid on one-of-a-kind luxury and entertainment silent auction items. All of the evening’s proceeds will support PADRES, a non-profit organization committed to improving the quality of life for Latino children with cancer and their families. The Tampico Beverages Dream of Hope Sweepstakes winner will also win a year’s supply of new Tampico Energy, the first nationally-distributed, fruit-flavored Hispanic-targeted energy drink.
Tampico, a global beverage brand, will exclusively debut Tampico Energy at the Tampico Beverages El Sueño de Esperanza (Dream of Hope) Gala in Los Angeles. Like other leading energy drinks, Tampico Energy delivers a powerful boost with a taste based on the renowned Citrus flavor Tampico has made a leader across the U.S. and throughout Latin America. Beginning later this month, new Tampico Energy will be available in 16-ounce cans that will be line priced with other 16-ounce energy drinks.
The Tampico Beverages Dream of Hope Sweepstakes is open to U.S. residents 18 years of age or older. The grand prize includes two VIP tickets to the PADRES event, coach air travel for two, ground transportation and a two-night stay at a luxurious LA hotel, plus a year’s worth of new Tampico Energy. Winner will be selected and notified on Monday, August 28. For complete rules and restrictions, visit http://www.tampico.com or to learn more about Tampico Energy visit http://www.elmasbravo.com.
PADRES Contra El Cáncer is a non-profit organization committed to improving the quality of life for Latino children with cancer and their families. PADRES programs, activities and services, while primarily oriented to the Latino community, serve childhood cancer patients from ALL races and ethnic origins. No family is turned away. Celebrating over 20 years of service, PADRES brings together children, families, healthcare professionals and community leaders to promote a comprehensive understanding of childhood cancer and other blood disorders as well as effective methods for treatment. Since March 2005, actress Eva Longoria has served as the organization’s National Spokesperson. To learn more about PADRES, visit http://www.IamHope.org.
ABOUT TAMPICO BEVERAGES:
Privately held Tampico Beverages is headquartered at 3106 North Campbell Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60618. Tampico is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of high quality, value-added drink concentrates, sold under the names
Tampico(R) Fruit Punches, Tampico(R) Plus, Tampico(R) Flavored Water Beverage and Tampico(R) Energy. Tampico is the number one selling brand of refrigerated juice drinks among U.S. Hispanics. Tampico Beverages are sold in grocery chains and independent retailers nationally and in more than 50 countries worldwide. Tampico Beverages is proud to be the title sponsor of PADRES Contra El Cancer’s 2006 El Sueño de Esperanza (Dream of Hope) Gala. For more information on the company’s products, please visit http://www.tampico.com.