In coordination with the community, Calexico Neighborhood House held the 2001 Thanksgiving Day meal for the needy on Nov. 22 at the Calexico Community Center. Thank you for your financial support and the volunteers that helped and served in this event. Approximately 600 men, women and children in our community were provided a turkey meal on Thanksgiving Day.
We would like to express our gratitude and appreciation to Bertha Myers, coordinator for this event and to the following persons for their donations: Leticia Acosta, Sylvia Acosta, Jose Acuna, Esther Aguilar, Pedro and Frances Alvarado, John Anderson, Hortencia Armendariz, Yolanda Bernal, Amy Binggeli, Isela Bitman, Andrea Bowers, Liz Olivares, Mary Brubaker, Scott Buxbaum, Bhatt Mukesh, Elena Canez, Jose Carrillo, Aurelio Castillo, Nancy Castillo, Elsie Claverie, David Cole, Mrs. Collena, Jose Contreras, Frances D. Anderson, Donal B. Donnely, Rev. James and Serena Dollins, Linda Esquer, Miguel Ferreiro, Shirley Ferrill, Luce Filiafrault, Richard Inman, Alexander Campillo, Norma Tovar, Adolfo Hernandez, Rey Hernandez, Silvia Hernandez, Brenda Hinojosa, Mario Ceja, Jack Jaax, Jesus Escobar, Tony Gonzalez., Olivia Williams, Marissa Keavon, Norma Loo, Araceli Lopez, Alicia Lucio, Maria de Jesus, Maricela Trujillo, Shirly McKinzie, Alicia Medina, Maria Medina, Adria Melendez, Marylin Mendel, Father Cecilio Moraga, Margarita de Necochea, Ricardo and Mary Ortega, Victor and Francisca Ortega, Maria Peinado, Claudia Perez, Noemi Prince, Betty Putnam, Pete Pedroza, Pedro and Alicia Salgado, Lupe Sanchez, Keith and Ruth Savage, Yvonne Smith, Margaret Sperber, Coni Stokley, Hellen Tang, Tony Tirado, Dorothy Tubach, Daniela Vargas, Cindy Vega, Sam Villanueva, Caro Virgen, Robert Williams, George Woo, Sharon Yates, Louie Wong, Jesus Lopez, Helen Barber, Phil Aubrey and Art Obeso.