Sold Out 2024 Chavez Breakfast a Rousing Success

Sold Out 2024 Chavez Breakfast a Rousing Success

With a record 600-plus people filling the hotel ballroom to capacity, FIELD’s  8th Annual Cesar Chavez Legacy Breakfast brought the entire Kern County community together to honor the life and legacy of the labor icon on what would have been his 97th birthday. This year, six distinguished community leaders were honored, offering stirring tributes to FIELD, as…

César Chávez Breakfast celebrates the legacy of the farm labor activist

César Chávez Breakfast celebrates the legacy of the farm labor activist

This article by Joshua Eyraud originally appeared on kget.com:  BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Kern County community came together on Thursday, three days before the birthday of the late farm labor leader César Chávez. On March 28, the life and legacy of César Chávez was celebrated in downtown Bakersfield. The 8th annual César Chávez Breakfast…

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

‘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…

Several individuals honored at Cesar Chavez Legacy Breakfast

Several individuals honored at Cesar Chavez Legacy Breakfast

This article by Steven Mayer originally appeared on Bakersfield.com:  A record 600 people attended the eighth annual Cesar Chavez Legacy Breakfast on Thursday morning. And it appeared no one went home disappointed. Thursday’s event at the Bakersfield Marriott at the Convention Center was hosted by the Farm Worker Institute of Education and Leadership Development, or FIELD….

Join Us as We Celebrate Our Founder, Cesar Chavez, Mar. 28
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Join Us as We Celebrate Our Founder, Cesar Chavez, Mar. 28

Our annual Cesar Chavez Legacy Breakfast is just three weeks away and this year’s honorees represent our founder Cesar Chavez’s vision of “Empowering the underserved to be self-sufficient.” With your generous sponsorships, this year’s proceeds will go to furnishing the new dormitories under construction to house our un-housed young adult corps members. This transitional housing…