Maria Padilla - Maria graduated form Appleton East High School and will be attending Fox Valley Technical College to pursue her degree in Business Management and a minor in Marketing. In school has been a part of DECA, KI and Bridging the Gap club.
Maria is awarded the Kimberly-Clark, L.A.N.D. Scholarship.
Andrea Aguilar – Graduated from Appleton East High and she will entering UW Fox Valley in the Fall. She has been awarded academic awards the past four years. She has coached a soccer team and she also has been part of the Appleton East Soccer. She is employed by Theda Care this year, but has done many volunteer jobs in the community. Andrea is awarded the Solea's Mexican Grill & Restaurant Scholarship.
Anna Jazmine Salinas Barron – Anna is attending the UW-Oshkosh and is majoring in Computer Science with a minor in Chemistry. Through the University's Student Organization of Latinos, she has spent most of her college career advocating for the Latino community. Anna aspires to be a software engineer and hopes to inspire other Latinas to study STEM related fields. Anna is awarded the Thrivent Financial Scholarship
Diana Rubiano Blanco – Diana is a student of La Universidad Internacionl Iberoamericana from Puerto Rico, studying an online Masters degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. She holds a Bachlor Degree in Accounting and Finance, a Systematized Specialization in financial management and in Senior Management in her country. She volunteers in Literacy Education Services, Inc. as an English tutor in a special program for the community. She had a remarkable career in her native country and she is building a lovely family with her husband and her two little girls.
Diana is awarded the Gunderson Family Companies Scholarship.
Eveelid Quirino - Eveelid graduated from Green Bay East High School and will be attending UW-Milwaukee to study PR/Dentistry. She is the first to attend college in her family.
Eveelid is awarded the International Languages Scholarship.
Berenice Guerrero - Berenice graduated from Green Bay East High School and will attend NWTC in Green Bay and study Nursing. During her free time, she volunteers at the Mexican consulate, Green Bay Exchange, St. Vincent De Paul and many more. Her dream is to "help to make a change in the world and help others". Berernice is awarded the Solea's Mexican Grill & Restaurant Scholarship
Angel Gonzalez - Angel graduated from New London High School and will be attending UW-Fox Valley to continue his education in Accounting. Angel is awarded the Staffing Synergies Scholarship.
Natalie Patiño - Natalie graduated from Menasha High School and will be attending Fox Valley Technical College to study Accounting. During her free time she volunteers at Heckrodt Wetland Reserve and has been a teacher aide at Banta Elementary School.
Natalie is awarded the Thrivent Financial Scholarship
Carlos Chavez - Carlos graduated from Appleton West High School and is currently attending his 2nd year at Fox Valley Technical College. His goal is to double major in Automotive Collision Repair and Business Management and serve the Hispanic community as a Financial Analyst. Carlos currently works in the Automotive Industry at Bergstrom Automotive, aside fro his job, Carlos is a devoted volunteer at Habitat for Humanity and other community projects. Carlos is awarded the International Languages Scholarship.
Miranda Hurtado - Miranda is a graduate from Oshkosh West High School and is currently working on receiving her Associate's Degree in Business Management from FVTC. She was inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society for maintaining exceptional grades and is a recurring student on the Dean's List. Miranda works seasonally as a toddler teacher assistant for U.M.O.S., Inc., a non-profit that provides migrant services.
Miranda is awarded the International Languages Scholarship.
Melissa Palacios - Melissa graduated from Appleton North High School and will be attending Carroll University to double major in both Spanish and Nursing. Melissa serves the Hispanic community as a public speaker of the Latin-American culture and was Vice President of the Latino Club. She aspires to someday work as an international traveling nurse to serve less fortunate countries.
Melissa is awarded the Ministry Healthcare Scholarship.
Raul Lazcano - Raul graduated from Appleton East High School and will attend Loyola University in Chicago to pursue a double major in Music and Biology. Raul has been studying privately with Dr. Jon Meyer since middle school.
Raul is awarded the Green Bay Packers Foundation Scholarship.
Antonio (Tony) Lopez - Antonio graduated from Appleton North High School and will be attending UW-Stevens Point to study Biology. Tony's parent have taught him that through hard work and dedication he will be able to overcome any barriers that come his way. Tony aspires to become a sports medicine doctor and hopes to become a positive role model for other young Latinos by impacting the community in a positive way through his education.
Antonio is awarded the APPVION Scholarship.
Stefany Gardea – Stefany is currently a student the University of Wisconsin Green Bay, she is studying Business Administrative - Marketing & Spanish She is a co-founder of "Latinos mentoring Latinos" group in the community, their goal encourage Green Bay high school students to further their education and later have a better representation of the Latino community in every industry. Stefany is awarded the Mito Kudaka Foundation Scholarship.
Jasmine Palacios - Jazmine graduated from Appleton North High School and will be attending Carroll University to major in both nursing and Spanish. She plans to earn two Master's degrees to someday become a bilinguql Nurse Practitioner. She is a volunteer educator, who spreads cultural awareness in many elementary schools.
Jazmine is awarded the Ministry Healthcare Scholarship
Judy Ortega - Judy graduated from Hortonville High School and will be attending FVTC to study as a Dental Hygienist. She hopes that having a dental career will give her the opportunity to educate Hispanic patients on oral health and create a healthy lifestyle. Judy was very active as a mentor for Hispanic students in the ELL program and also a member of the diversity club. Judy is awarded the McCain Foods Scholarship.
Christian Ayon Garcia - Graduated from Appleton East High School and will attend UW Whitewater to pursue his dream to study Psychology. During his time at school, he participated in the Play60 with the Green Bay Packers. He also represented East High School as a leader for the Fox Cities Dance Marathon that benefits the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. Christian is awarded the Woodman's Food Market Scholarship.
Leidy Victoriano - Leidy is currently studying Nursing at FVTC. Leidy was awarded a scholarship as a result of her grades at the Dominican Republic in 2011-13 and due to her perseverance, grades and wanting to continue, she came back with the dream of studying medicine. She volunteers in many events in our Hispanic community. Her mother is her strength, vision and model.
Leidy is awarded the Empowering Dominicans Scholarship
Chloe Cisneros – Chloe graduated from Appleton West High School and Renaissance School for the Arts. She plans on majoring in Social Work at UW-Eau Claire. She was part of her schools National Honor Society and took a part of various volunteer opportunities. Chloe participated in her schools Equality Club where they discussed social, racial, and gender issues. She has been on thier honor roll all four years while taking courses to challenge herself. Chloe is awarded the United Healthcare Scholarship
Julieta Nieto Alvarez is currently a 10th grade studen from Menasha High School who has challenged herself to take college credits while she attends high school. She will be taking an advance math class during the summer at UW Fox Valley. Julieta is awarded the Solea's Mexican Grill & Restaurant Scholarship.
Josue Flores – Josue graduated from Appleton East High School and is currently attending Fox Valley Technical College pursuing a degree in IT - Network Systems Administration.
Josue is awarded the Gunderson Family Companies Scholarships.
Adrian Gutierrez - Adrian moved to the U.S. seven years ago when he was eleven years old. He will start his program at FVTC in the Fall. His goal is to get an Associates degree as an Electrical Engineer and eventually start his own business in that field. He considers himself a very motivated and hardworking individual and has a passion for traveling, sports, and enjoys new challenges and exceeding in every area of commitment.
Maria Bustamante – Maria graduated from the Little Chute Career Pathways Academy from the medical field and is currently attending UW Fox Valley. She is majoring in both Surgery and Nursing with a minor in Spanish. She looks forward on pursuing her Spanish minor studying abroad in Spain, aside from her work, she is a devoted volunteer with Habitat for Humanity and with the Hispanic community as an English, Science and Math tutor and mentor to the middle school students.
Maria is awarded the Fox Valley Communications Scholarship
Ivan Gomez - Ivan is currently attending Fox Valley Technical College pursuring an Auto Collision Repair & Refinishing Associates Degree. His dream is to open his own auto shop in the Fox Valley.
Ivan is awarded the Rico's Family Restaurant Scholarship.
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