Arnoldo Avalos- October 2016 Alumnus of the Month
Name: Arnoldo Avalos
Hometown: Gridley, CA & Juchitlan, Jalisco, Mexico
CHCI Program(s)/Year: Internship 1989
CHCI Program Placement(s): U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Agriculture
Current Position/Organization: Founder and CEO, Avalos Foundation
2016 CHCI Medallion of Excellence for a Distinguished Alumnus
CHCI and its Alumni Association (CHCI-AA) recognized CHCI Alumnus Arnoldo Avalos (1986 Congressional Intern) as the recipient of the 2016 Medallion of Excellence for Distinguished Alumnus, during this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month events in Washington, D.C. This prestigious annual award recognizes a CHCI alumnus who has made an outstanding contribution to the Latino community, highlighting the impact of CHCI’s programs and the prominence of its alumni.