Friday, October 14 was held the 2011 Annual Grand Ball of the Latin American Community Center (LACC) under the theme “Discovering the Jewels of Latin America”.
During the event some personalities and companies were awarded:
DuPont as “Corporate Partner of the Year”.
Margaret Lopez Waite as “Distinguished Hispanic Delawarean Award”.
Margaret Reyes as “Outstanding Volunteer Award”.
The Honorable Michael Castle as “Jewel of Delaware Award”.
María Matos, executive director of LACC remarked the Hon. Mike Castle was awarded because of supporting the Latino community and his fought for “our children’s education”.