Christy Garcia Receives "Mentor of the Year" Award
Monday, February 18, 2008
Senior Christy Garcia was honored by the American Indian Recruitment Programs (AIR) with the 2007 "Mentor of the Year" Award at the AIR Award Banquet, held at the Viejas Reservation. Christy's dedication to serving the community through weekly tutoring of youth, her hard work ethic, and positive role-modeling were highlighted at the banquet. AIR is a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing American Indian educational success.
USD Ethnic Studies, Community Service Learning, and AIR are partners in serving the local Indian community. For more info, go to www.airprograms.org