Press Release – Hurricane Relief Dance Party for Puerto Rico

Hurricane Relief Latin Dance Fundraiser for Puerto Rico

Wednesday, Oct. 18th at Resorts Casino Hotel

Atlantic City, N.J. — Oct. 10, 2017 – Cooper Levenson is holding a Latin themed fundraising party to raise much-needed funds for Puerto Rico residents in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. The fundraiser is a Latin Dance Party with live music by Jimmy Jorge and The Latin Express will be held at Resorts Casino on Wed., Oct. 18, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There will be a pre-event Latin dance lesson at 5:30 p.m. One hundred percent of the proceeds will go to Puerto Rico. The recommended minimum donation to attend the event is $25 per person.

“Our hearts are with the people of Puerto Rico, who are facing insurmountable odds to rebuild their lives,” said Ken Calemmo, chief operating officer, Cooper Levenson. “We wanted to do what we could to help.”

Cooper Levenson has several staff members with family in Puerto Rico. They had no contact from some family members for more than a week after the storm.

The evening will include music by a live Salsa band, Jimmy Jorge and The Latin Express and a Latin DJ, a dance lesson and demonstration by La Palma Dance, and performances by Arlin’s Dance Academy’s Performance Team and professional Salsa dancers.

Sponsors for the event include Resorts Casino Hotel, AtlantiCare, a Member of Geisinger Health System, Fulton Bank of New Jersey, The Finkel Group, Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management, the Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce, the Press of Atlantic City, SNJ Today, Argyle Interactive, WEMG-MEGA 105.7 FM and 1310 AM, LaPalma Dance, and Arlin’s Dance Academy.  Sponsorships are available and range from $500 to $1,500.

For questions about sponsorships, to RSVP, or if you cannot attend the event but wish to make a donation, call Angela Robinson at (609) 572-7642 ( or Donna Vecere at (609) 572-7362.

Cooper Levenson is a full service law firm since 1957, with 75 attorneys and New Jersey offices in Atlantic City and Cherry Hill. The firm also has offices in Bear, Del., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and Las Vegas, Nev. For more information, visit

Date Published: October 13, 2017

Written by: Brittany A. Bonetti