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Rodney Fernandez Leadership Fund Scholarship Recipients Announced
The Rodney Fernandez Leadership Fund Scholarship (RFLF) program awarded a total of $15,500 to 7 local students.
By: Cabrillo Economic Development Corporation
The RFLF scholarship program enables local students to continue their education on the collegiate level as well as pursuit of vocational training opportunities for local Ventura County youth and young adults. The 2022 class of RFLF selected scholars have a diverse set of studies and career goals.
The RFLF was created in 2011 and honors the legacy of Rodney Fernandez, Cabrillo EDC's founding Executive Director for 30 years (1981–2011)
The RFLF Scholarship awarded a total of $15,500 to its recipients, with $10,000 provided by MUFG Union Bank, and $5,500 from individual donations.
CEDC is pleased to introduce our 2022 RFLF Scholarship recipients.
First Last Degree School
Wendy Aparicio BA Political Science UC Berkeley
Yasenia Arreola MS Marriage & Family Therapy CSUN
Mireya Avila Mejia BS Heath Science CSUCI
Jaime Arreola Ortiz BS Mechanical Engineering Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
David Avina Ramirez AA Computer Networking/IT Oxnard College
Dayanna Flores-Reyes BA Construction Management Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Jaime Rivera AA Computer Science Oxnard College
About Cabrillo Economic Development Corporation
The Cabrillo Economic Development Corporation has been making dreams come true, one home at a time, since 1981. Proud to be the largest developer of affordable homes in Ventura County, Cabrillo's success is the result of decades of passion, dedication and vision. With a mission of providing comprehensive housing services and community economic development activities, Cabrillo facilitates self-sufficiency for individuals and families who are most lacking in opportunity. At Cabrillo, home is more than a place to live – it is the cornerstone of the community's economic, environmental and social wellbeing. For more information, please visit cabrilloedc.org (https://www.cabrilloedc.org/