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Workforce Solutions Cameron Honored at Texas Workforce Conference

By Southwest Key on 12/21/2015 @ 06:54 AM

Tags: texas, rgv, texas workforce solutions, texas workforce solutions cameron, cameron county, wfs, texas, awards, employee recognition

Workforce Solutions Cameron was honored at the 2015 Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) State Conference on November 18-20 in Dallas for outstanding board performance—receiving $100,000 for the Youth Inspiration and Career Awareness Award. This inaugural award focuses on career awareness and exploration for young adults.

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Mera Champion, Regional Director of Workforce Development Childcare Program hosted an Employee Appreciation luncheon for her Childcare staff

Workforce Development Childcare Employee Recognition Luncheon

By Southwest Key on 08/01/2014 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: Southwest Key, Events, Juvenile Justice, Awards

In June 2014, Mera Champion, Regional Director of Workforce Development Childcare Program hosted an Employee Appreciation luncheon for her Childcare staff at the Holiday Inn in Brownsville, Texas.

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Michael and Antonia Alvarez

Mother’s Day Spotlight: EAPrep Mother & Son Antonia and Michael Alvarez

By Southwest Key on 05/09/2014 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: Awards, Globaloria, Mother's Day, Michael Alvarez, East Austin College Prep, EAPrep, East Austin, Education, Southwest Key

East Austin College Prep sophomore Michael Alvarez gave his mother a card last year with a handwritten message that said, “I can make all the money in the world but the most important thing is to have you in my life. I’m going to study really hard so I can buy you a house.” Alvarez, an award-winning web game design student through EAPrep’s Globaloria program, credits his success to his mother’s support.

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East Austin College Prep Employees Honored at Annual Awards

By Southwest Key on 01/09/2014 @ 06:54 AM

Tags: Awards, Community Empowerment, EA College Prep, East Austin, Education, Events, Southwest Key

East Austin College Prep Superintendent, Dr. Joe E. Gonzales announced that Nyssa Arcos-Evans and Jennifer Pierson were selected as the Employees of the Year at EAPrep during the staff holiday party on December 10, 2013.

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2013 Southwest Key Employee Awards

By Southwest Key on 01/02/2014 @ 07:33 AM

Tags: Awards, Community Empowerment, Cultural Arts, East Austin, Education, Events, Immigration, Juvenile Justice, Southwest Key | 0 comments

Southwest Key Programs held their annual staff holiday party and employee recognition banquet on December 10, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Austin, Texas. It was a perfect wintry evening for staff to gather, with downtown Austin as the backdrop.

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SWKey Board Member Victor Garza Receives Award

By Layla Fry on 11/06/2013 @ 07:33 AM

Tags: Awards, Community Empowerment, Southwest Key

On October 11, 2013, Southwest Key Board Member Victor Garza was one of the five honorees to be recognized at the First Annual Latino Heritage Leadership Award. Mr. Garza is the founder of La Raza Roundtable, Santa Clara County, California’s largest coalition of Latino and Mexican-American organizations.

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Laredo Employee Recognition Dinner

By Southwest Key on 09/23/2013 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: Southwest Key, Events, Juvenile Justice, Awards

The upscale La Reserva Restaurant was the setting on August 30, 2013 for Southwest Key Laredo’s Community Based Staff Employee Recognition Dinner.

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EAPrep Students Walk in the Footsteps of Our Nation’s Leaders

By Southwest Key on 09/16/2013 @ 07:54 AM

Tags: Awards, Community Empowerment, EA College Prep, East Austin, Education, Events, Fundraising

In May of 2013, East Austin College Prep History Teacher, Jacqueline Vidal, lead a group of students to Washington D.C. as part of the Close Up Program. The Close Up Foundation, a non-profit, nonpartisan educational organization, founded in 1971, organized the trip. They offer students of varying grades an in-depth view of the democratic process through interactive participation.

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