The awards gala, besides being a fundraiser for the foundation, honored twelve San Antonio citizens with Leadership Awards. All of recipients are successful in their careers and businesses. In addition, each of them contributes to the San Antonio community by involvement in civic leadership and multiple nonprofit organizations. Recipients included the Honorable Judge Peter Sakai, seen here with Tino Duran. For a full list of recipients, visit the La Prensa Foundation webpage.
Owned and published by Tino and Amelia Duran, La Prensa is the only independent and family-owned newspaper in San Antonio. "Tu Voz in Dos Idiomas" It is published in both Spanish and English. La Prensa gives a unique voice to community news, as well as covering national and international news.
Thanks to Dennis Ayotte for facilitating the photo from Kristian Jaime Photography
San Antonio activist and nonprofit veteran Laura Carter believes in enabling the community to work from the heart, not just the wallet. Laura is currently Communications Director at Providence Catholic School where her job includes working with traditional, creative, and social media public relations and marketing.