‘Sí, se puede’: FIELD hosts 8th annual Cesar Chavez Legacy Breakfast Thursday morning

This article by Tony Salazar, Eyewitness News originally appeared on BakersfieldNow.com: 

Cesar Chavez Day is this Sunday, March 31, a U.S. federal commemorative holiday, but celebrations are beginning early to mark the celebration of what would have been Chavez’s 97th birthday.

The Farmworkers Institute of Education and Leadership Development, or FIELD, held its annual Cesar Chavez Legacy Breakfast on Thursday. The 9th annual event was sold out. State and local elected officials, community and worship leaders, and others showed up to honor Chavez’s legacy.