Today, Rialto Celebrates Women with Conference
WHO: State Senator Gloria Negrete-McLeod, Assembly Member Wilmer Amina Carter, Fifth District San Bernardino County Supervisor Josie Gonzales, Fontana Mayor Acquanetta Warren, Rialto Mayor Grace Vargas. Rialto School Board Member Joanne Gilbert, graduates of Rialto’s Bethune Center program (conference speakers), Rialto City Council Member Deborah Robertson and Rialto City Clerk Barbara McGee (conference hosts)
WHAT: A conference for Women’s History Month with the theme “Our History is Our Strength.” Welcome address by Mayor Grace Vargas, panel discussions by female elected officials and by graduates of Rialto’s Bethune Center, a program offered by the National Council of Negro Women
WHERE: Rialto Senior Center, 1411 S. Riverside Ave., Rialto, California
WHEN: Saturday, March 5, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
VISUALS: Speakers, information booths, women networking with their community leaders
CONTACT: Ellen Porter, Dameron Communications, (951) 333-0169,