Academia America, a San Antonio nonprofit helping immigrants in U.S. will honor 20 new U.S. citizens Sunday. Journalist Martha Tijerina is the mistress of ceremonies. Mayor Julian Castro will be the keynote speaker and with a special appearance by comedian Cleto Rodriguez.
The event takes place this Sunday, Oct. 16 at El Progreso Hall, 1306 Guadalupe St. co-sponsored by La Fe Policy Research & Education Center and the Avenida Guadalupe Association. Tickets $15. Call (210) 395-1992.
Provided by Martha Tijerina, http://blog.mysanantonio.com/latinlife/