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Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman TJ Cox (CA-21)

October 13, 2020

Press Release

Today, Rep. TJ Cox (CA-21) announced the second class of Latino Inspire Award recipients. Rep. Cox first hosted the Latino Inspire Awards in 2019 in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, celebrated since 1988 from September 15th to October 15th.  

“Hispanic Heritage Month is an opportunity to recognize the contributions of our Hispanic and Latino brothers and sisters to communities across the nation,” said Rep. Cox. “It is why I am honored to be able to celebrate this month with the second class of Latino Inspire Award honorees who work every day to make a positive impact on the lives of people across California’s 21st Congressional District.”

The following individuals and organizations will be recognized during a virtual awards ceremony scheduled for October 13th at 5pm.  

Fresno County: Jacqueline Martinez, Juan Esparza Loera, Ofelia Ochoa, Roberto Vaca   

Kings County: Ivette Stafforini, Martha Tamayo, Dr. Adalberto Renteria, Amory Marple  

Kern County: Rosalinda Chairez, Magda Menendez, Ana Vigil, Matthew Cauthron, Norma Rojas-Mora  

Organizations: Centro la Familia and the Kern County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 

Those interested in attending the virtual awards ceremony can register at: