Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA August 7, 2013 – We Care for Humanity (WCH) Vice President Ms. Emily “Em” Roberts qualifies as one of the Finalists vying for this year’s Fernando Award, which is the highest award for volunteerism in the San Fernando Valley and is supported by the Valley Chambers of Commerce, other civic and philanthropic organizations, along with private individuals and corporations located in the San Fernando Valley.
Fernando Awards boasts of notable and known personalities in the fields of government, private sector, academe, medical, diplomacy and others. The last to be recognized by this highly prestigious award is Joel M. Simon, who is the 54th recipient of the Fernando Award. The last gala dinner and selection took place on September 21st, 2012 at the Warner Center Marriott. Past recipients include Gary M. Thomas and Rafer Johnson.
In her qualification as one of the Finalists for this year, Ms. Roberts, is a visionary, challenge-driven, successful professional/leader in both academic and community arenas. She is a Natural and persuasive communicator recognized among colleagues for keen ability to energize and inspire individuals to work toward achieving a common goal. Ms. Em, as she is fondly called by her peers and colleagues, is a Passionate business leader devoting her last 20 years to providing a stimulating and thought-provoking business chambers of commerce environment to empower business people and consumers to make prudent decisions in their current role in the economy. She is Creative and resourceful professional with a track record of directing and/or playing a contributory role in major civic programs and interacting with media representatives. In addition, she is a career professional and businesswoman who has achieved great heights in various business fields and endeavors. EM is the epitome of one who has succeeded against all odds. A respected business leader, trusted professional and an admired philanthropist, she is a clear testament to the triumph of faith and determination.
Above all, Ms. Roberts prides herself as the Vice President for Care for Humanity, which is a 501 (c)(3)non-profit organization whose mission is to promote international relations by providing free education through live streaming technologies to far-flung areas globally, and to provide hopes and aspirations to underserved and disadvantaged women, youth and children internationally. For support and membership, visit www.wecareforhumanity.com.
“Ms. Roberts truly deserves this latest accolade in her already long-list of achievements as a businesswoman and a community leader. She is truly an embodiment of what an honest and honorable public official should be. Her moral ascendancy is beyond reproach.,” comments Maria Amor, who is the Founder and President of We Care for Humanity. “She inspired and helped a lot of people as much as she could. On a personal note, she treated me as her own family. I consider her as my second mother, a sister, a confidant, and a business partner. With our combined strengths, we can do wonders not for ourselves, but for others, as we both believe that caring for others is the highest form of caring for humanity.,” testified Ms. Amor.
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