La Voz Latina Annual Recognition Banquet
Giovanni's - 610 N Bell School Rd., Rockford
Celebrating its 42nd anniversary of serving the Latino community in Northern Illinois, La Voz Latina will host its Annual Recognition Banquet on September 19, 2013 at Giovanni’s Restaurant and Conference Center in Rockford.
The event will honor local Hispanics for educational and professional achievements that have inspired the community as well as individuals and organizations who have demonstrated a commitment to the agency and its mission. Individuals will be recognized in the following categories: Volunteer of the Year, Employee of the Year, Employee Years of Service, Latino of Distinction and Community Member of Distinction. Additionally, the Partner of Distinction honor will be awarded to a local company who has supported La Voz Latina’s programming throughout the year.
The banquet, a part of Hispanic Heritage Month which runs from September 15 through October 15, includes a social hour, dinner, awards presentation, silent auction and raffle, and features dancing and live music from Grupo Escape.
Tickets for the banquet are $60 for individuals and $750 for corporate tables of 8. Proceeds from the event will benefit La Voz Latina’s programming and scholarships.
For more information, visit http://www.lavozlatina-rkfd.org/ or by calling 815-965-5784.
Kimberly Rosby, firstname.lastname@example.org