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Pleasanton nonprofit leader named to college post

Original post made on Apr 9, 2014

Arnoldo Avalos, the founder and chief executive officer of the Pleasanton-based Avalos Foundation, has been appointed to the California Community Colleges board of governors by Gov. Jerry Brown.

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Posted by Fact check
a resident of Valley View Elementary School
on Apr 9, 2014 at 7:38 am

His wife teaches at valley view. There is no immersion program at Alisal.

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Posted by Mike
a resident of Highland Oaks
on Apr 9, 2014 at 5:43 pm

"Education has been the greatest equalizer in our lives," Arnoldo Avalos said in talking about the new foundation. "The U.S. gave us many opportunities to create a better future for ourselves and our families. We want to ensure that young Latino students have the support that they need to do the same."

Outstanding sentiment.


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Posted by Jennifer Hosterman
a resident of Vintage Hills Elementary School
on Apr 10, 2014 at 3:33 pm

Congratulations Mr. Avalos! If you don't know Mickey Ibarra, I must introduce you! The two of you would gain so much from knowing one another. Please feel free to contact me, if you wish. Again, congratulations!

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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Apr 10, 2014 at 4:09 pm

Viva Avalos! VIVA!

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Posted by Thank you!
a resident of Beratlis Place
on Apr 10, 2014 at 11:00 pm

Thank you for supporting Pleasanton youth!

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