The Press-Enterprise — An article listing all the events celebrating the Cesar Chavez holiday included the Sixth Annual Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Breakfast, which is set for Saturday, April 1, at Cal State San Bernardino’s Santos Manuel Student Union.
Scheduled speakers will included Antonio Gonzalez, president of the William C. Velasquez Institute; Antonio Villaraigosa, a former Los Angeles mayor and assemblyman; Cruz Reynoso, former California Supreme Court Justice; and Arturo Rodriguez, president of the United Farm Workers.
The Chicano Latino Caucus of San Bernardino County is sponsoring the event. Not mentioned in the article is that the breakfast is the last event in LEAD Week, a weeklong series of programs and events that focused on education issues and the Latino community.
Chavez, a civil rights and labor leader, died in 1993 at 66.
The article was published March 28, 2017.
Read the complete article at “Breakfast, birthday cake in Riverside to salute Cesar Chavez.”
See also the related news releases, “LEAD VIII speakers include high-ranking state officials, Mexican consul,” and “Registration now open for LEAD VIII Summit at CSUSB March 30.”