Date: November 2nd, 2012
Time: 11:45 am – 1:30 pm
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Downtown Rochester
"Yesterday, a group of us attended the Latinas Unidas Reconocimiento Awards and were honorably inspired. It was a very well organized and thought out event. Ushers were very pleasant..."
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Reconocimiento Awards 2012
On November 2nd, 2012 we awarded the Reconocimiento Award to these four “Obra de Arte” Latinas:
- Career Achievement: Antonia Custodio
- Leadership Achievement: Flor Colón
- Volunteer Achievement: Yesenia Ramos-Torres
- Young Latina Leader: Laura Aguilera
During this event we unveiled an original, limited edition Obra de Arte - Latinas Unidas’ first annual art piece created by Artist, Peggy Martinez:
We toasted a bitter sweet farewell to Latinas Unidas' very own Daisy Rivera-Algarin, as she passed on her "brush and palette" to the new Board Chair.
View a slideshow of the event:
Reconocimiento Awards Padrino & Madrina
Dr. Hector Flores
Dean of Graduate Studies - Rochester Institute of Technology
Meter Strategy & Process Leader Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt XEROX Corporation US Customer Business Operations
Mistress of Ceremonies
Sponsored in part by
We are always looking for prize donations for our luncheon. If you would like to have your business or employer sponsor some of the prizes, please contact the Committee Chair Rosemary Gutierrez at
You can also support the Reconocimiento Awards by becoming a sponsor. There are several opportunities to participate:
- Table Sponsor
- Prize Sponsor (For the silent auction): Donations of different products, gift certificates, baskets, etc.
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