News LetterFiesta Educativa,Inc. is committed to providing information to educate and empower parents of children with disabilities. On behalf of the California Consumer Protection Foundation, Fiesta Educativa created the first Newsletter “La Fiesta”. Featured topics are on health, education, services from other agencies, featured success stories, and articles about Fiesta Educativa’s activities. The following is a list of accessible newsletters for viewing or printing.
A message from Fiesta Educativa Inc. Board of Directors and Executive Director Irene Martinez:
FIESTA EDUCATIVA INC. RECEIVES DONATION OF VAN FROM THE RICARDO MONTALBAN FOUNDATION
HOLLYWOOD, CA – (August 11, 2009) – FIESTA EDUCATIVA INC. is proud to announce that it has received a donation of a 2007 Chrysler Minivan that belonged to the legendary actor Ricardo Montalbán. The minivan has VMI fully Automated Wheel Chair Conversion, which will allow Fiesta Educativa to better assist individuals with mobility needs.
FIESTA EDUCATIVA INC. will provide transportation in the greater East Los Angeles community for individuals who have mobility needs.
Fiesta Educativa Inc. is honored to receive this generous donation from the Ricardo Montalbán Foundation. With the kind support of the foundation, families who have family members with disabilities will be provided with assistance in their mobility needs. We sincerely appreciate this generous donation.
Fiesta Educativa is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1978. We are leading the way for families to acquire knowledge and education about their family member with special needs. Our mission and vision is to partner with families, professionals, consumers, friends, agencies and key decision-makers to engender universal support of local, state and national programs and services that specifically support and enhance the lives of persons with disabilities. Fiesta Educativa is the premier organization that leads the way for empowerment of Latino families and individuals with disabilities in California and across the United States.
For more information on how your donation is helping to make a difference in the lives of so many in our community, we invite you to visit our Web site at www.fiestaeducativa.org You can also find information there on our upcoming events for this year and volunteer opportunities.
Victor Montalban, Gonzalo Centeno-President of Fiesta Educativa, Irene Martinez-Executive Director Fiesta Educativa.
Location: Montalban Theatre
Fiesta Educativa se compromete en proveer información para educar y empoderar a padres de hijos con discapacidad. Por medio del California Consumer Protection Foundation, Fiesta Educativa pudo lanzar el noticiero “La Fiesta”. Artículos son sobre la salude, educación especial, servicios otorgados por otras organizaciones, articulo de superación, y sobre las actividades de Fiesta Educativa, Inc. Adjunto se encuentran los noticieros para ver o imprimir su copia.
Important Website Links / Sitio Web de Importancia
- American Diabetes Association’s Spanish Language Web Site
- American Heart Association El Corazon y la Diabetes
- American Diabetes Association
- Department of Developmental Services
- PACER Center, Inc.
- The Alliance
- Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health
- The Center for Law and Education
- Family Voices
- National Down Syndrome Congress
- National Association for Parents of the Visually Impaired
- National Council on Independent Living
- Academy for Educational Development
- National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education
- Team of Advocates for Special Kids
- Yahoo en Español