David Gonzalez (middle) joins other graduates in applauding during the ceremony. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Nonprofits

LULAC youth councils remain active during the pandemic

While most activities have been virtual, members also coordinated in-person events such as graduations and food drives.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

News Release

LULAC provides list of local resources

Food access, seniors, resources for workers and more.

Lydia Zendejas. Photo provided.

History & Profiles

LULAC Youth 30th: Lydia Zendejas

As a university administrator, she tells students to ask for help.

Photo provided by Martin Gonzales.

History & Profiles

LULAC Youth 30th: Martin Gonzales

Martin Gonzales works to help more minorities get into—and complete—college.

Andres Rodriguez addressing news media outlets and the participants during a demonstration he helped lead in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in July during the LULAC National Convention. Photo provided by Andres Rodriguez.

History & Profiles

LULAC Youth 30th: Andres Rodriguez

With his family as his inspiration, the national VP of LULAC Young Adults looks to give back to the community.

San Benito County Superintendent of Schools Krystal Lomanto, State Assemblyman Robert Rivas, Young Woman of the Year award winners Reina Gonzales and Samantha Barrientos, and State Senator Anna Caballero at the 25th annual LULAC Women's Reception. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Nonprofits

LULAC honors women of the year

Silent auction proceeds go to scholarship fund.

Events

San Benito LULAC to honor local Women of the Year

Local organization to recognize notable women who have persisted to provide leadership and service to the community.

Children and Youth

San Benito LULAC Council #705 goes to 2019 state convention

Local youth council attended state convention from May 17-19.

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Government / Politics

Elected officials attend LULAC ethics certification workshop

Conflicts of interest and reporting of gifts among the topics.

Provided by SBC LULAC.

Government / Politics

LULAC hosts ethics training workshop for public officials

State law requires elected officials to receive training on public service ethics laws and principles every two years.

Photo by Noe Magaña.

Health

Fourth annual LULAC Health Fair draws a crowd

Families offered screenings with a dose of entertainment.

Attendees at a previous LULAC-hosted health fair. Photo provided by SBC LULAC.

Children and Youth

LULAC to Host Live Well Community Health Fair

Free health screenings, vision checks, snacks, music, prizes and much more!

LEAP Students with the LEAP Programs Coordinator Marcella Serrano. Photo provided by SBC LULAC.

Nonprofits

Latino Early Academic Pathways program nets continued funding

LULAC program motivates San Benito County students to pursue a higher education.

Elvira Bustillos (left) and Maria Mendez, the 2018 Women of the Year reception honorees. Photo provided by LULAC.

LULAC honors local women for inspiring community

The annual Women in Action reception is scheduled for Saturday, August 25 at Paine's Restaurant in Hollister. Tickets can be purchased online, as none will be sold at the door.

Andres Rodriguez at the LULAC National Convention in Phoenix, AZ 2018. Photo provided by LULAC.

Children and Youth

Hollister native elected Vice President to National LULAC Board

His platform includes leading the young adult membership by embracing new opportunities to organize students throughout the country in efforts to increase civic engagement.