Rosedale Park

Food, Drinks & Entertainment

at San Antonioʼs Best Outdoor Gala & Party

Since 2010, the WDC has hosted its signature funding event, The Westside Honors Gala. Noted as the best outdoor Gala in the city and held every spring at Rosedale Park, the Gala recognizes and merits those who have positively contributed to the Westside. The signature fundraising event draws 500 supporters annually & would not be possible without partners who believe in our mission and are passionate about improving the quality of life for families, business owners, and the community of the Westside.

2018 honorees

Public Service

Socorro “Choco” Meza
Business
Janie Barrera
Education

Tino Duran

Arts & Culture

 

 

 

The Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center

2018 Sponsors

Oro Sponsors
Plata Sponsors
Bronce Sponsors

VIA Technology, LLC

University Health System

M&M Weatherization

University of Texas at San Antonio

YMCA

Davidson, Troilo, Ream & Garza, P.C.

 BB&T

Aguillon & Associates

Workforce Solutions Alamo

Our Lady of the Lake University

San Antonio Housing Authority

Madonna Center, Inc.

Lopez Printing, Inc.

La Familia Cortez

The Social Being

Christian Hope Resource Center

Monterrey Iron & Metal

Alamo Colleges District Northwest Vista College

City of San Antonio

Alamo Colleges District Westside Education and Training Center

 

WDC Past Gala Honorees

2010

Business – Richard Acosta
Education – Demetrio Rodriguez
Health – Fernando Guerra
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Leticia Van de Putte

2011

Arts and Culture – Carmen Tafolla
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Hope Andrade
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Joe Bernal
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Atanacio Garcia

2012

Honorary Chair – Henry Cisneros
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Alex Briseno
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Ramiro Cavazos
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Patti Radle
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Mr. & Mrs. Sanchez

2013

Honorary Chair – Joaquin Castro
Education – Lucy Hall
Health – Thomas Uribe
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Charlie Gonzales
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Steve Saldana

2014

Arts and Culture – Enedina Vasquez
Business – Kiolbassaa
Education – Sister Jane Slater
Unsung Hero – Jose Siller Sr.

2015

Business – Frank Herrera Jr.
Arts and Culture – Brother Cletus Behlmann
Unsung Hero – Noma Gutierrez
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Maria Antonietta Berriozabal

2016

Honorary Chair – Sister Jane Slater
Art and Culture – Vincent Valdez
Business – Familia Cortez
Education – Dr. Federico Zaragoza
Public Service and Civic Leadership – Brother Stanley Cletus

2017

Honorary Chair – Janie Barrera
Arts and Culture – Lionel & Kathy Sosa
Unsung Hero – Edgewood District Veterans Association
Business – Roy Terracina

2018

Honorary Chair – Mayor Ron Nirenberg
Service Category – Socorro “Choco” Meza
Business Category – Janie Barrera
Education Category – Tino Duran
Arts and Culture – The Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center

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