Celebrity Ambassadors

Ximena Duque, Global Ambassador

The Colombian-born actress began her acting career in 2006 with a starring role on Telemundo’s hit television series “Decisiones,” which aired in the U.S. and Latin America.  She then joined the cast of the Telemundo novela “Pecados Ajenos.” She was widely recognized for her current role in the popular television series “Dueños del Paraíso” (Owners of Paradise) on Telemundo, starring Kate del Castillo. Most recently, she was asked to guest star in future May episodes of the NBC daytime soap “Days of Our Lives.”
Ximena will help bring awareness to the medical research and breakthroughs done at the hospital and its efforts to help bring these discoveries to children not just in U.S., but Latin America and around the world.

Erick Cuesta, Community Ambassador

Cuesta is a panelist on "Sin rollo ni tapujos," a weekly segment on Univision’s national morning show, Despierta America, the number one morning show for Hispanic television in the U.S. He is also the Entertainment reporter at CNN en Español for the entertainment news show SHOWBIZ and acts as entertainment editor for Venue Magazine. Cuesta was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico and began his career as a fashion and beauty expert.
Erick will have an active role in regional outreach, supporting the foundation’s fundraising efforts and elevating its presence as the charity of choice in our community.