The mission of the West Valley Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 organization, is to promote diversity and tolerance, and to provide business and educational opportunities that encourage diversity in our community.
The signature event of the West Valley Foundation is the Cesar Chavez Breakfast Celebrating Diversity, which attracts approximately 600 attendees. It’s a major event in the West Valley and supported by community leaders, business, and educational institutions.
Proceeds from the event are distributed among organizations in the community with a focus on education and in diversity. The event recognizes individuals or small businesses though the Diversity Awards. In the past, recipients have included: Rufus Glasper, Chancellor MCCCD; Ed Beasley, Glendale City Manager and Rosemary Ibarra Hernandez, CEO and Founder of AGUILA Youth Leadership Institute.
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