SEFCEDA's 2nd Annual Trailblazers for Prosperity Awards Luncheon held on: November 13, 2013 at the Fresno Fairgrounds was quite a success!!!About 400 people were in attendance. The theme of this event was:Prosperity through Education and Training.
We were honored to have the participation of
Dr. Joseph Castro, California State University Fresno President and Blake Konczal, Executive Director of the Fresno Regional Workforce Investment as keynote speakers. Graciela Moreno, Channel 30 ABC Anchor was the MC.
THE FOLLOWING SE FRESNO COMMUNITY LEADERS WERE RECOGNIZED AND HONORED AS FOLLOWS:
Community Legacy Champion/Lifetime Achievement Award
Judge Armando Rodriguez and Betty Rodriguez
Posthumous Leadership/Cultural Excellence Award
Elizabeth Huerta Terronez and Gabriel Terronez
Trailblazers for Prosperity Awards
Louis Duran, Owner, Javier’s Restaurant
Lue N. Yang, Executive Director, Fresno Center for New Americans
Charles Francis, Director, Training Institute, SCCCD
Ruben Elias, Educator, Fresno Unified School District
Luisa Medina, Development Director, Central California Legal Services, Inc.
WE THANK THEM FOR WHAT THEY HAVE DONE TO IMPROVE OUR COMMUNITY. THANK YOU ALL THAT ATTENDED THIS EVENT.
SEFCEDA would also like to thank the following 2013 Sponsors of this Trailblazers for Prosperity event. Thank you for helping us promote economic prosperity in SE Fresno.
Photos from this year's event