(L to R) City Manager of Mercedes Richard Garcia, Jim Akers, Cecilia Garcia-Akers, Dr. Barbara Hinojosa
The Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Foundation traveled to the Rio Grande Valley this week and participated in several events. The Organization of Women Executives of the Rio Grande Valley invited Cecilia Garcia Akers, Foundation President as the keynote speaker. Ms. Garcia-Akers spoke about Dr. Hector P. Garcia, the Foundations recent work, and its future plans. The Foundation also met with the City of Mercedes- City Manager, Richard Garcia regarding future projects with the Foundation and Dr. Garcia's hometown. The Foundation is very excited about its future plans with the Rio Grande Valley.