Dolores Huerta

First Annual Dolores Huerta Day Reception

On July 12, 2019, a special reception celebrating activist and labor leader Dolores Huerta was held at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Los Angeles. The reception was sponsored by Pacific Federal and Zenith American.

 


 

Dolores Huerta with Jim and Rachael Garrison

Civil rights leader, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and United Farm Workers Union co-founder Dolores Huerta (center) joins Pacific Federal President Jim Garrison and his wife Rachel at the reception.

 


 

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Pacific Federal President Jim Garrison introduces civil rights leader, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and United Farm Workers Union co-founder Dolores Huerta at a reception sponsored by Pacific Federal and Zenith American on July 12, 2019 at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Los Angeles.

 


 

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Civil rights leader, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and United Farm Workers Union co-founder Dolores Huerta speaks at a reception sponsored by Pacific Federal and Zenith American on July 12, 2019 at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Los Angeles.

 


 

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Civil rights leader, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and United Farm Workers Union co-founder Dolores Huerta (center) and son Ricardo Chavez (left) join Pacific Federal President Jim Garrison with a 1964 Plymouth Valiant “slant 6.” With its restoration funded by Garrison, this is the last surviving vehicle of its kind donated from Walter Reuther and the United Auto Workers Union to Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers Union.

 


 

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Civil rights leader, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and United Farm Workers Union co-founder Dolores Huerta with Marc Dupre, owner of Jack’s Auto Body in North Hollywood, Calif., that restored this historic 1964 Plymouth Valiant.

 


 

Dolores Huerta and 1964 Plymouth Valiant

Civil rights leader, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and United Farm Workers Union co-founder Dolores Huerta with a 1964 Plymouth Valiant “slant 6.” With its restoration funded by Pacific Federal President Jim Garrison, this is the last surviving vehicle of its kind donated from Walter Reuther and the United Auto Workers Union to Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers Union.

 


 

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Participants  in the July 12, 2019 reception honoring civil rights leader Dolores Huerta and sponsored by Pacific Federal and Zenith American. (left to right) back row: Film director, producer and writer Gregory Nava; middle row: Los Angeles County Supervisor and former U.S. Secretary of Labor for President Obama Hilda Solis, famed artist Barbara Carrasco, civil rights leader Dolores Huerta, Solis’ husband Sam Sayeed, and Rachel Garrison and husband Jim Garrison, president of Pacific Federal; front row: Huerta’s great-grandson Lucier Naga Citialin.