The twenty-fifth Annual Mother’s Day Breakfast was held under the direction of Edward Herrera, Director of Community Services at the Robstown Community Center on Friday, May 6. A special welcome was given to approximately 80 guests by Assistant Director, Marcy Santos. Mother’s Day greetings came from County Judge Loyd Neal and Commissioners Joe A. Gonzales and Mike Pusley.
Mother’s Day poem and blessing of the meal was given by Mr. Fred Serna of the Robstown Senior Center. Special words to the Mothers were given by Teri Diaz of the Bishop Senior Center.
The mothers were serenaded by Mariachi Alegria as carnations were passed out to all the mothers by the Meal Site Managers. Door prizes and flowers were donated by Priscilla Wolf of United Health Care, Ana Gonzales of Well-Med and Loretta Bernal of Nursing Services & Consultants of Laredo.
Each of the five senior centers picked their own Mother of the Year, who was awarded at the event. Mothers awarded from the different senior centers were:
Banquete Senior Center, Graciela Elizondo Robstown Senior Center Celia Arevalo Bishop Senior Center, Alicia Alvarez Driscoll Senior Center, Dora Garza Agua Dulce Senior Center, Janie Rojas Special thanks to Site Councils, Community Services Staff and Robstown McDonalds for donating the breakfast.