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2012 Friends of FEMAP International Gala a Success!

Monday, October 1st, 2012 -- 2012 Friends of FEMAP International Gala a Success!

Because of our generous bi-national community, as of today, FEMAP has raised $220,000 for much needed programs and services to Cd. Juarez. Impregnated by a vision to provide access to healthcare and education for expectant mothers in our Sister City of Ciudad Juárez, Guadalupe Arizpe de De la Vega founded FEMAP, the Mexican Federation of Private Associations in 1973.

Over the years, FEMAP has given birth to two full-service inpatient hospitals and a nursing school as well as numerous health, economic and social service programs. Nurtured by an army of volunteer health promoters that number over one thousand, FEMAP’s programs are far-reaching and provide high-quality medical care and preventive health education to the poorest and most marginalized individuals in our bi-national community.

Today, our mission has grown to encompass improving the overall quality of life of the individual, the family and society through education, research and service. We consider this to be critical to improving the living conditions of the fast-growing population along the U.S./Mexico border.

On behalf of those we serve, our volunteers, staff and Board of Directors, we thank our bi-national community for their support and love.


2012 FEMAP Gala Sponsors and Underwriters
We owe a debt of gratitude to our Major Underwriters and Corporate Table Sponsors whose support made the event possible:

Major Underwriters –
Artemio & Angela De la Vega
Paul & Alejandra Foster
Scott & Eva S. Dillworth
Lic. Federico & Guadalupe De la Vega
Hunt Companies
David & Flo Buchmueller
CF Jordan Construction
Hoy Fox Partners
Lynx Exhibits
Mithoff Burton Partners
West Star Bank

Corporate Table Sponsors –
Louie Salazar & Anna Alemán
Estuardo Alvelais
Anonymous
Dr. Ana Arroyave
Dr. Roberto Assael
Baker & McKenzie
BG and Mrs. R.A. Behrenhausen
Bryce Medical
Buena Vista Eye Care
CF Jordan Construction
Lic. Sergio Cabada
Dr. Roberto & Guadalupe Canales
Capital Bank
Jack & Jan Chapman
C&R Distributing
El Paso Community College
El Paso Electric
Olga Delgado
Eastside Dental
Diversified Interiors
Mary Ann Dodson
FC Felhaber & Co.
Lic. Miguel Fernandez, Sr.
Miguel Fernández Jr.
Lane Gaddy
Glazer’s
John Rogers & Lory Goldberg
Ruben E. Guerra Company
Gary & Leanne Hedrick
HSBC Bank
Josh & Tita Hunt
Alvaro & Miriam Navarro
Inter National Bank
HCA Surgical
Helen of Troy
HUB International
JBC Holding Corporation
J.P. Morgan Chase
Las Palmas Medical Center
Rep. Dee & Adair Margo
Lic. Rodolfo Martinez
MIMCO
MJD & Associates
Carlos & Eugenia Murguia
Hector & Patty Murguia
NOVAMEX
Providence Memorial Hospital
Adolpho & Debbie Telles
Lic. Federico Terrazas
OMEGA Trucking
Manuel Quevedo
Dede Rogers
Royal Bank of Canada
Sanders Wingo Advertising, Inc.
Scott Hulse
Sierra Eastside Medical Center
Sun City Behavioral
TECMA
Texas Gas Service
Dr. Enrique Suarez
Texas Tech Development Office
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
TTUHSC Institutional Advancement
TTUHSC Gayle Greve School of Nursing
TTUHSC Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
The University of Texas at El Paso – College of Business
Tri-State Cosmetology
TVO North America
Eloy & Pilar Vallina
Lance & Salina Vandemann
Tomas Zaragosa, Sr.

We also thank staff at the Judson W. Williams Convention Center, Glazer’s Distributors and our wonderful volunteers from El Paso Community College, UTEP and FEMAP/SADEC.