The Hispanic-American Library hosts Cinco de Mayo fundraiser in Springfield

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The fundraiser helps bring awareness to the local Hispanic community. 

The event was at the Biergarten on Main Street in Springfield. 

The Hispanic-American Library was designed to create conditions of economic and social progress. 

President of the Hispanic-American Library, Juan Falcun told 22News, “We’re trying to create an education component, showing that the Hispanic community has educational services as well as cultural awarness.”

Cinco de Mayo is a holiday that celebrates the date of the Mexican Army’s 1862 victory over France.

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