Awards and Honors

2000 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award

2012 Association of Farmworker Opportunity Programs’ Champion for the Futures of Farmworker Children Award

2012 Faith & Politics Institute St. Joseph’s Award

2013 Inner City Law Center Katharine Krause Award Recipient

2013 Weingart East Los Angeles YMCA Nuestro Corazon Distinguished Leadership Honoree

2013 CORO Crystal Eagle Awards Honoree

2013 California Latino Legislative Caucus Latino Spirit Award Honoree

2013 Los Angeles, Orange Counties Organizing Committee Joe Hill Awards Honoree

2014 GFWC Women’s Club of Huntington Park International Women’s Day Honoree

2014 YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Brotherhood Award Recipient