DECEMBER 2017 EVENTS
12-13-17 | MIDDLE RIO GRANDE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL MEETING
The Middle Rio Grande Development Council held its December meeting at the Del Rio Civic Center on December 13, 2017. The nine- county Council of Governments includes Maverick, Uvalde, Val Verde, Zavala, Edwards, La Salle, Kinney, and Real counties. Each county is represented by its County Judge, Mayor, school superintendent and other elected officials and appointed representatives. Val Verde County and the City of Del Rio were represented by Del Rio councilman Rowland Garza and by MS Otila Gonzalez who serves as chair of the finance committee for the organization.
12-15-17 | CHECK PRESENTATION TO FUTURE BUSINESS LEADERS OF AMERICA
The Del Rio High School Future Business Leaders of America organization was the recipient of a donation from the Del Rio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce presented at their December 15th, 2017 meeting. Receiving the donation from Ms. Alida Helgerman, Director of Finance, was Ms. Larissa Garanzuay, teacher and sponsor for the group. Members of the FBLA lent their assistance to the DRHCC at the annual Masquerade Ball and have always demonstrated poise and maturity that is a reflection of the training that they are receiving in the program. We thank the FBLA for their support and look forward to future collaborations.