Category Archives: Cesar Chavez

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
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.
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 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

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

Cesar Chavez Honoree – Deadline extended until Sunday January 9th 12 pm

Hello LRT Members, 

Thank you for your submissions. Some of you have requested additional time to get your nominations in and therefore as a courtesy, the deadline has been extended until Sunday at noon. 

You still have time to nominate a community member who embodies and lives out the core values of Cesar Chavez- deadline has been extended until Sunday January 9th at noon-


Service to Others, Sacrifice, Preference to help the most in need and forgotten no matter how difficult the challenge,  Determination, Nonviolence, Acceptance of All People, Respect for Life and Environment, Celebrating Community, Knowledge, and Innovation 


Please include the name of the person(s) and your reasons why they are deserving of this honor. You can write your nomination in the body of an email or include it as an attachment.

The deadline is this Sunday, January 9th at noon. Send your nomination to and write honoree 2022 in the subject line. You will receive an email with confirmation from me. The LRT board reviews your nominations and selects the honorees. Honorees will be announced in late January 2022.


Latino and Latina Roundtable – Happy New Year!

Hello LRT Members,

I hope you are doing well and staying healthy. As we prepare to ring in the new year, here are some announcements.
The Cesar Chavez Breakfast is scheduled for March 25th 2022.  More details to come as to whether this event will be in person or virtual. In the meantime, please continue to send your nominations for honorees and encourage students to apply for the scholarship. The deadline for honorees is January 7th, 2022.
Please support the Latino and Latina Roundtable’s efforts by making an end of year gift/donation to the organization. All gifts (in any amount) are greatly appreciated. The latest newsletter highlights some of our areas of work in 2021 and projects for 2022.
Ways to donate online: (donate now button on the far right).


Venmo: LatinoandLatina-Roundtable

send a check:
Latino and Latina Roundtable
1460 E. Holt Avenue #144
Pomona, CA 91767
Another way to support the LRT is to renew your membership for 2022. You can renew your membership and pay dues through any of the ways described above.
Wishing you all a Happy New Year!

Invitation to Cesar Chavez Park Beautification – Saturday, July 31 at 9 am

Please join us this Saturday, July 31st at 9 am (2720 Barjud ave. in Pomona) to keep on sustaining Cesar Chavez Park (by spreading mulch, repainting the trash cans, and maintaining the community garden).  Renowned artist Paul Botello, who painted the murals at Cesar Chavez Park, will be joining us as part of continuing the restoration and the preservation of the murals.

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


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!


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.


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.

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