DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(101819)-ODESSA HISPANIC CHAMBER & HISPANIC HERITAGE OF ODESSA

ODESSA, TEXAS/OCTOBER 18, 2019-THE ODESSA HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HELD ITS ANNUAL BANQUET AT THE MCM FUNDOME HOTEL AND CONVENTION CENTER ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17TH, THE NEW ODESSA HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BOARD WAS SWORN IN BY ECTOR COUNTY SHERIFF MIKE GRIFFIS. REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE CITY OF ODESSA, THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT AND FIRST RESPONDERS AS WELL AS THE LOCAL HISPANIC AND NON-HISPANIC BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP PARTICIPATED IN THE ANNUAL EVENT. (ARNULFO MARTINEZ, CEO/PRESIDENT-ODESSA HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE) DR. SCOTT MURI, SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS AT ECISD WAS THE KEYNOTE SPEAKER. DR. MURI SPOKE ON THE GOALS THE SCHOOL DISTRICT HAS TO IMPROVE THE SCHOLASTIC EXPERIENCE FOR ECISD STUDENTS. DR. SHANTHI THANGAM, MD WAS AWARDED THE “OUTSTANDING MEMBER” AWARD FOR HER CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE HISPANIC COMMUNITY, AND TO THE HISPANIC BUSINESS ECONOMY, THOUGH HER JEWELRY STORE-RS JEWELLERS LOCATED IN THE SANTA FE SQUARE SHOPPING CENTER IN ODESSA. (DR. SHANTHI THANGAM, MD, RECIPIENT- “OUTSTANDING MEMBER” AWARD) THE HISPANIC COMMUNITY HAS EMBRACED AND ADOPTED SHANTHI THANGAM AND HAS CRISTENED HER WITH A NEW NAME. (DR. SHANTHI THANGAM, MD, RECIPIENT- “OUTSTANDING MEMBER” AWARD) OTHER AWARDS WERE PRESENTED AS WELL AS A SILENT AUCTION. THE ODESSA HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BANQUET IS PART OF THE GRAND FINALE OF HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH IN CONJUCTION WITH HISPANIC HERITAGE OF ODESSA. ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15TH, MEMBERS AND VOLUNTEERS OF THE HISPANIC ORGANIZATION HELD THEIR FINALE AND DINNER AT THE HALFTIME BAR AND GRILL, A MAJOR SPONSOR, LOCATED ON ANDREWS HIGHWAY IN ODESSA. (LILIAN MARQUEZ, PRESIDENT-HISPANIC HERITAGE OF ODESSA/HISPANIC ART ASSOCIATION OF ODESSA) SEVERAL EVENTS ARE PLANNED IN NOVEMBER TO FINISH OUT HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH 2019. AND PLANS ARE UNDER WAY FOR HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH 2020. (LILIAN MARQUEZ, PRESIDENT-HISPANIC HERITAGE OF ODESSA/HISPANIC ART ASSOCIATION OF ODESSA) FOR DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS, DANNY BARRERA

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