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Latino and Latina Roundtable Announcements – March 14-March 19th 2022

Hi Everyone,

Wishing you a great start to the week. Here are some upcoming events.
LRT
1).18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast – Thank you to everyone that has already supported! We appreciate you.


You can purchase tickets at this Eventbrite Link

2. Community Pull-Up today Monday, March 14th from 3-5 pm at Lopez Urban Farm! See you there. 
3. LRT Membership Meeting this Saturday March 19th at Pitzer College from 1-3 pm ! We have not met in person in a very long time! Out of precaution this event will be outdoors with plenty of space. 

Latino/a Roundtable Weekly Announcements 3/8/2022

Good Morning Everyone,

Happy International Women’s Day! Join us in celebrating the achievements of women and let’s continue to advocate for policies and legislation that fully empowers women.
 Que vivan las mujeres!
LRT Team
(909) 480-6267
Announcements-
1). 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast – Please support our celebration and help us raise funds for our organization. 


You can purchase tickets at this Eventbrite Link: 

2). Community Science Dialogues – session 2 is today @ 4 pm! All are welcome!
3).  En Confianza con LRT is on Wednesdays at 5:30 pm. This is our weekly conversation via Facebook Live. This week’s topic is immigration. Join us!
Translanguaging in Ethnic Studies: Suturing Language and Community Cultural Wealth
March 8
LRT Latinx Literature and Bilingual Children’s Book Drive

Book Drive for Library at Cesar Chavez park

Drop off books at:

Solidarity Center
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am to 6pm; Saturday 9am to 4pm
The Village at Indian Hill
1460 E. Holt Avenue, Rm. 6, Pomona, CA 91767
or
Cesar Chavez Park Library
Hours: Sun up - Sun down
2720 Barjud Ave, Pomona, CA 91768

Questions? Accomodations?
Text/Call: (909) 291-9352
E-mail: fabianpavon2@gmail.com

Presenting this Year’s Cesar Chavez Honorees ⭐

Hello Friends and Supporters,

We invite you to our 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast, happening on March 25th, at 9:00 AM via zoom.
To purchase tickets, please click on this link https://18thannualcesarchavezbreakfastfundraiser.eventbrite.com

This is our biggest fundraiser and community celebration of the year where we honor community leaders and award scholarships.

Get to know our honorees!

Nora Garcia, Councilmember, City of Pomona

Dr. Daniel Loera, Director of Multicultural Affairs at the University of La Verne

Dr. Krystana Walks-Harper, Assistant Superintendent of Pupil and Community Services, Pomona Unified School District

Rosa Martha Zarate, Singer/Activist, and co-author of Our grandfathers were braceros, and we too…

This year’s Community Star Award recipients are:

Ignacio “Nacho” Montes and Rosemary Rodriguez

If you need more information, please call us at (909) 480-6267 or email us at info@latinolatinaroundtable.org

Sincerely,

The LRT team

 

Come to our LRT’s 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast! 🔔

Hello Friends and Supporters,

The Latino and Latina Roundtable of the San Gabriel and Pomona Valley is a grassroots nonprofit organization rooted in activism and community engagement.  We invite you to our 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast, happening on March 25th, at 9:00 AM via zoom.

This is our biggest fundraiser and community celebration of the year where we honor community leaders and award scholarships. Your presence and financial support helps us continue working towards social, political, and economic justice for everyone in our community.

Every ticket and sponsorship supports our daily operations and campaigns- College for All, Ethnic Studies, Immigrant Rights, COVID-19 Response, and special projects. Your support promotes our growth!

To purchase tickets, please click on this link https://18thannualcesarchavezbreakfastfundraiser.eventbrite.com

In addition, we will be awarding the Social Justice Scholarships to local students, click here to apply.

Our 2022 honorees are:

Nora Garcia, Councilmember, City of Pomona

Dr. Daniel Loera, Director of Multicultural Affairs at the University of La Verne

Dr. Krystana Walks-Harper, Assistant Superintendent of Pupil and Community Services, Pomona Unified School District

Rosa Martha Zarate, Singer/Activist, and co-author of Our grandfathers were braceros, and we too…

This year’s Community Star Award recipients are:

Ignacio “Nacho” Montes and Rosemary Rodriguez

If you need more information, please call us at (909) 480-6267 or email us at info@latinolatinaroundtable.org

Sincerely,

The LRT team

Latino/a Roundtable weekly announcements: Cesar Chavez Breakfast Fundraiser (virtual) tickets

Hello LRT Members and Friends,

Happy Tuesday to you all! Here are some announcements for this week! As always, questions are welcomed. Please call (909) 480-6267 or email us at info@latinolatinaroundtable.org.
Please support our annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast fundraiser (virtual celebration) happening on 3/25/2022 @ 9:00 am on zoom. Information is below and an attachment is included. This fundraiser helps continue the work and activism.  Also, if you have questions about the social justice scholarship or sponsorships, please give us a call (909) 480-6267.
EventbriteLink:
https://18thannualcesarchavezbreakfastfundraiser.eventbrite.com
or Mail RSVP & payment to Latino and Latina Roundtable 1460 E Holt Ave, Mailbox 144, Pomona, CA 91767 (make checks payable to Latino/a Roundtable).
Community Science Dialogues- LRT and Pitzer College’s Community Engagement Center (today 2/22/2022 @ 4:00 pm) on Zoom: meeting ID :
829 3597 6913
En Confianza with LRT – We go live on Facebook every Wednesday at 5:30 pm. This week’s conversation is about the Cesar Chavez Breakfast and how did it start and why this event is so important in our community!
Ethnic Studies Needs Your Support- 
Please join us this Friday afternoon for an LRT ethnic studies committee meeting on zoom. For more information please contact Fabian Pavon at fabianpavon2@gmail.com or (909) 291-9352.
 Also support the Cesar Chavez little library book drive. Books can be dropped off at the Solidarity Center or at the Little Library at Cesar Chavez Park.

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! LRT’s 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast! 🔔

Hello Friends and Supporters,

Latino and Latina Roundtable of the San Gabriel and Pomona Valley is a grassroots non-profit organization. We invite you to be part of our 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast, which is on March 25th via zoom at 9:00 AM; this is our biggest fundraiser and celebration of the year. Every ticket you buy supports our mission and work on College for all, Ethnic Studies, Immigrant Rights, and advocacy on quality of life issues, such as mental health and wellness, and economic resiliency for our communities. We are counting on your support!

In addition, we will be offering Social Justice Scholarships for our local students, you can click here to apply.

We also honor members from our communities, who are living out the core values of the civil rights activist and labor leader – Cesar E. Chavez.

To purchase tickets, please go to the following link https://18thannualcesarchavezbreakfastfundraiser.eventbrite.com

Our honorees this year are:

Nora Garcia,  Councilmember, City of Pomona

Daniel Loera, Director of Multicultural Affairs at the University of La Verne

Dr. Krystana Walks-Harper, Assistant Superintendent of Pupil and Community Services, Pomona Unified School District

Rosa Martha Zarate, Singer/Activist, and co-author of Our grandfathers were braceros, and we too…

Also being honored for their long history and commitment to the LRT and our community our Community Star Award recipients are:

Ignacio “Nacho” Montes and Rosemary Rodriguez

If you need more information, please call us at (909) 480-6267 or email us at info@latinolatinaroundtable.org

SAVE THE DATE for LRT’s 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast! 🔔

Hello LRT Friends and Supporters,

We want to invite you to the Latino and Latina Roundtable’s 18th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast Fundraiser on March 25th, 2022 at 9:00 AM. We will be honoring individuals from our communities, who are living out the core values of the late civil rights activist and labor leader – Cesar E. Chavez.

Due to the surge in COVID cases, our celebration will be virtual.

Our honorees this year are:

Nora Garcia, Pomona City Councilmember
Daniel Loera, Director of Multicultural Affairs at the University of La Verne
Dr. Krystana Walks-Harper, Assistant Superintendent of Pupil and Community Services, Pomona Unified School District
Rosa Martha Zarate, Singer/Activist, and co-author of Our grandfathers were braceros and we too…

Also being honored for their long history of work with the LRT and our communities are Community Star Award recipients:

Ignacio “Nacho” Montes and Rosemary Rodriguez

We hope you can join us, to buy tickets please go to the following link https://18thannualcesarchavezbreakfastfundraiser.eventbrite.com

If you need more information please call us at (909) 480-6267 or email us at info@latinolatinaroundtable.org

Upcoming 17th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast

Dear Cesar Chavez Virtual Breakfast Guests,

Thank you for supporting the Latino and Latina Roundtable and the 17th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast. Please click below to access the Cesar Chavez Virtual Breakfast which will take place on Friday March 26th at 9 am.  Please call (909) 480-6267 if you have any questions or send us an email.
With Gratitude,
Lina and LRT Board President Jose Calderon

17th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast

MARCH 26, 2021

ZOOM INVITATION

Hello Latino and Latina Roundtable friends and family, our celebration of our 17th Annual Cesar Chavez breakfast will take place on Friday, March 26 at 9:00 a.m. We would like to cordially invite you to join us. The link will be accessible down below and our event webinar will be accessible in both English and Spanish. Please update to the latest version of zoom for optimal viewing and features. We hope to see you there!

JOIN THE AFTER PARTY!

We will also be hosting an after party event which gives our attendees the opportunity to chat with one another and be more interactive. This will be held right after our Cesar Chavez Breakfast event at 10:30 a.m. via zoom! All are welcome to join.

VIEW OUR E-BOOKLET!

The 17th Annual Cesar Chavez Event E-Booklet will be accessible on the day of the event. This E-Booklet works as an addition to our Breakfast and gives more detailed information on our honorees, scholarship recipients, sponsors, among other things! Please take a moment to view our E-Booklet down below.

G E T  I N  T O U C H

info@latinolatinaroundtable.com

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7th Annual Cesar Chavez breakfast

 

17TH ANNUAL CESAR CHAVEZ BREAKFAST

| March 26, 2021|

 

Please join us virtually for our 17th Annual Cesar Chavez Breakfast honoring community leaders and scholarship recipients. It’s time to celebrate in community the core values of our beloved organizer and civil rights leader, Cesar E. Chavez.

 

 

 

 Join us in celebration of our resiliency and victories amid such an unprecedented time in our nation. Our esteemed leaders, Jose Calderon and Angela Sanbrano, will welcome us in community! Grab your cafecito and pan dulce and participate in this beautiful virtual event on March 26, 2021 where you will experience the power of community organizing and the Si Se Puede spirit!

 

 

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“Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own.”

– Cesar E. Chavez

 

2021 HONOREES

Melissa Ayala

Melissa Ayala was born and raised in Pomona, CA. She attended California Polytechnic University, Pomona where she received a B.A. in Gender Ethnicity and Multicultural studies with a minor in Spanish. She has served as a Historic and Parks and Recreation commissioner in Pomona and on the board of Latino and Latina Roundtable. Her experience in community organizing has led her to pursue her passion working in education by supporting the well being of others. Melissa currently works for Pomona Unified School District as a Community School Coordinator. Melissa hopes to continue serving Pomona and be part of the city’s positive change.

 

Miranda Sheffield

Miranda Sheffield (she/her) is dedicated to social justice advocacy, resistance, and collective movement. As an international scholar, Miranda earned her master’s degree in Human Rights Law from SOAS University of London. Miranda is a member- organizer of Pomona United for Stabilized Housing (PUSH) and a core member of Police Oversight Starts Today (POST), a group pushing for more pathways for local police accountability. Miranda’s passion is addressing economic justice in service of cultivating thriving black and brown communities. She believes in utilizing alternative anti-capitalist models deeply rooted in Economic Solidarity.

Victor Preciado

Victor Preciado was elected to the Pomona City Council in 2018. He represents District 2. Victor has worked with local organizations such as, The dA Center for the Arts, DayOne, Latino/a Roundtable, Pomona Valley Democratic Club, and Pomona’s Promise. Most recently, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Victor partnered with God’s Pantry to coordinate deliveries of groceries to families in need. Victor and his group of volunteers now deliver groceries to nearly 700 Pomona families each week. As a lifelong Pomona resident, Victor wants to continue giving back to the community.

 

Luis Juarez

 

Luis Juarez grew up in San Dimas, CA. He began organizing as a student at UC Santa Barbara and became involved with Cesar Chavez and the United Farmworkers’ Union. Luis helped build Agbayani Village (retirement facility) in Delano, CA as well as Project Manong in Oakland.  Luis has marched and stood on the picket line alongside striking workers. Luis has also led efforts to mobilize Latino/a voters. He has served as a member of the Tri Valleys Municipal Water District and past President of the Pomona Valley Democratic Club. He continues to be involved in progressive causes locally and nationwide.

Francisco Suarez

 

Francisco Suarez is a lawyer with a long history of grassroots organizing in Pomona. He has been an active leader in, Police Oversight Starts Today (POST), a group organizing to get the Pomona Charter Commission to get a police commission with oversight powers. He is a champion for immigrants rights as well as environmental justice. He has always acted in the best interest in challenging the government’s overreach towards the people who do not have a voice.

 

2021 SOCIAL JUSTICE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED!

 

This scholarship has been established with the goal of assisting students who live in the San Gabriel and/or Pomona Valley the opportunity to pursue higher education while continuing their social consciousness and activism. Deadline has been extended to March 10th, 2021 at 5 pm! Scholarship recipients will be presented with the scholarship at the Cesar Chavez Virtual Breakfast celebration on 3.26.2021 for more information and specific requirements click below!

Apply Now!

PADRINOS AND MADRINAS

SUPERVISOR HILDA SOLIS, FIRST DISTRICT LOS ANGELES COUNTY

 POMONA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

PLATINUM SPONSORS

Pitzer College- Community Engagement Center, Office of the Dean of Faculty, & Institute for Global and Local Action & Study

 

UCLA Labor Center

 

Senator Maria Elena Durazo and the Latino Caucus

 

Senator Connie Leyva

AAPTI- American Alliance of Professional Translators and Interpreters

WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

We want to celebrate Women’s History Month by allowing our members to submit names of women who are activists and/or unsung heroes of our movements.

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We hope you are able to join us!

 

For more information and sponsorship opportunities please contact us at (909)-480-6267 or info@latinolatinaroundtable.org

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