Congreso de Latinos Unidos held its 2017 Congreso Gala Latina on March 11. Nonprofit Congreso de Latinos Unidos was founded in 1977 with the mission to strengthen Latino communities through social, economic, education, and health services; leadership development; and advocacy. More than 500 corporate and community leaders and supporters attended the black-tie event at the Hyatt at the Bellevue. Proceeds will benefit Congreso de Latinos Unidos' mission.