Springfield Latin American group Grupo Latinoamericano held a fundraising dinner Monday night for their upcoming 30th anniversary celebration.
The fundraising dinner was hosted by Tortilleria Perches on a night the restaurant is normally closed. The meal featured a number of home cooked Mexican items, including:
Arroz a la mexicana
Pescado a la veracruzana
Guiso de res
Carne de puerco en chile colorado
Ensalada de coditos con pollo
Aguas frescas de melón, sandía y Jamaica
Flan y macaroons de cajeta (dulce de leche de cabra)
The 30th Anniversary celebration will take place on October 13, 2019 at Drury University. The event will feature Grupo Musical Canela from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, Mexico.
More information about the upcoming anniversary celebration is available on the Grupo Latinoamericano Facebook page.