Edward James Olmos has been invited once again to the PADRES Contra El Cancer fund-raising benefit.
Mr. Olmos serves as a host for this year's event, which is headed up by actress Eva Longoria and the master of ceremonies, actor George Lopez. The gala, now in its 13th edition, will be held Tuesday, Sept. 24 at Club Nokia located at L.A. LIVE.
"PADRES' "El Sueno de Esperanza" Gala is the organization's largest fundraiser of the year and brings together more than 400 celebrities and leaders in business, entertainment and philanthropy," the release states. "Together supporters from across the nation embark on the journey to bring HOPE to children with cancer and their families. Funds raised that evening will support PADRES' educational and quality of life programs and economic services for PADRES families in California, South Florida, New York City and Las Vegas."