For Immediate Release: March 23, 2010
Cesar E. Chavez Day
Fiesta at Boys & Girls Club
ARIZ. (March 23, 2010) For a local celebration of an important event, local
members of the media are invited to cover the Cesar E. Chavez Day Fiesta at the
Avondale Boys & Girls Club Tri-City West/Thornwood Branch from 2 till 4
p.m., Wednesday, March 31.
school children will learn about the life and accomplishments of Cesar Chavez,
and the struggles of farm workers in America. The program will include a
performance by Folkloric Dancer Jessica Adame, dance lessons for the children,
a documentary video, and remarks by Avondale Mayor Marie Lopez Rogers, Boys
& Girls Club Program Director Susanna Pacheco and other staff members, and
VISTA volunteers Norma Cunningham, Rose Beals and Sam Debus.
Cesar E. Chavez Day Fiesta is presented by the Avondale Boys & Girls Club
Tri-City West/Thornwood Branch, in cooperation with the cities of Avondale and
Goodyear, and the AmeriCorps VISTA volunteers. Beverages are provided by the
City of Goodyear Police Department, and snacks are provided by Café? Zamora.
Boys & Girls Club-Tri-City West/Thornwood Branch is located at 301 E. Western
Avenue, Avondale, AZ 85323-2347. For additional information, please call Norma
Cunningham, Neighborhood Stabilization Coordinator for AmeriCorps VISTA of City
of Goodyear, at 623-882-7984.