Opportunities

 

Scholarship Grants

Concilio attends every high school senior awards night to give five scholarships. Concilio services numerous schools in Yolo County: Woodland HS, Pioneer HS, Cache Creek Continuation HS, Davis HS, Da Vinci Charter, King HS, Esparto HS, Winters HS, River City HS, Yolo HS and Delta HS. Concilio also provides scholarships to college students attending Woodland Community College and UC Davis.

They also give scholarships to Blacks for Effective Community Action (BECA), Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Fund, and to other organizations that supports scholarships.

 
 

Assistance to the Neediest in Yolo County

Programs that help this segment of the population include: Food Bank, Elderly Nutrition Program, Food Closet, CommuniCare, the Wayfarer Center, Yolo Family Resource Center, Yolo Family Service Center (Y.E.S.), Yolo Hospice, Davis Community Meals, STEAC, Families First, Blacks for Effective Community Action (BECA), Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Foundation, Dia Del Los Ninos, Latino Community Council, Cesar Chavez Conference (Woodland Community College), Folklorico Latino de Woodland and their scholarship program, and others.


 

Press Releases

Concilio also supports the Migrant Summer Soccer league. These games are played during July and August. Teams have coaches, uniforms and are co-educational. Those migrant centers are located in Davis, Dixon, Madison and Winters. Additonal teams are in Woodland and Knights Landing. This league culminates with a final tournament that is played at the Rick Gonzales Sr. Park in Woodland each year. The Migrant Summer Soccer League is operated and supported by the following organizations: Yolo Housing, the Yolo Inter-Faith Immigration Network (YIIN), the Yolo Family Resources Center (YFRC), the Health Education Council and the Concilio of Yolo County.

29th Annual Concilio Recognition Dinner/Dance & Scholarship Fundraiser

Concilio-2013-Community-Awards

Saturday, October 19, 2013 marked the 29th annual Concilio Recognition Dinner/Dance & Scholarship Fundraiser where the proceeds from the event go to scholarships to help provide assistance to low-income local residents go to college.

Those being recognized this year include: Landy Black and G Richard Yamagata with the Board of Directors Award; Bob Ekstrom of the Yolo Family Resource Center and Marge Lee of CommuniCare Health Centers with the Community Award; Marlene Bell of CTA and Sandra Olszewski, a teacher at Woodland High School with the Education Award; owners Richard Cruz and Ismael Resendiz of Master Tech of Woodland with the Business Award; Norma Alcala with the PilarAndrade Award and Carlos Alcala with the Rick Gonzales Sr. Award.
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27th Annual Concilio Award 14 Students with Scholarships
Written by David Greenwald

Saturday marked the 27th annual Yolo County Concilio Recognition Dinner and Scholarship Fundraiser. On this evening, 10 members of the community were awarded for their work and 14 Latino Students from seven high schools across Yolo County received a scholarship.

The proceeds from the event on Saturday night will go toward awarding scholarships to deserving Latino and other students in June. Two years ago they awarded eighty scholarships. They also fund 30 adult grants and non-profit program sponsorships in Yolo County.

The event was hosted by Viviana Paez, the Mistress of the Ceremony, the News Anchor from Univision 19.
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2012 Sponsors


Woodland Sponsors

     

     
     
       

Davis Sponsors

     
   
 
       
       

Out of Town Sponsors

     
   
       

Woodland   Davis   Out of Town    

Sheriff Ed Prieto
Fedex (FFmultiprint)
Yolo County Housing
Yolo Federal Credit Union

Val Mata
Frenchy's Liquors
Debbie and Vic Singh

Ullrich ' Delevati CPAs
Sears - Jeff Taylor
Clerk/Recorder - Freddie Oakley
Pacific Coast Producers
Armstrong & Associates
Folklorico Latino de Woodland
Congressman Mike Thompson
Cache Creek High - Principal Olga Nevarez
FSC Satellite Communications
Alderson Convalescent Hospital
Suburban Propane -Julie Merkley
County of Yolo Assessor - Joel Butler

Yolo County Public Guardian/Administrator - Cass Sylvia
 Costco Wholesale
Yolo County Office of Education - Supt. Jorge Ayala
State Farm Insurance - Maria M. Rojas
Yolo Community College District - Trustee Xavier C. Tafoya
Woodland Funeral Chapel - Rosa Rosy Hernandez
Woodland Welding Works - Felix Franco
Mexican American Concilio - Rick Gonzales Jr
Main Event Barbers - Marco Antonio Romero
Yolo County District Attorney - Jeff Reisig
Office of the Yolo County Public Defender - Tracie Olson

 

Bob Bockwinkel
Virtual Market Enterprise Inc.
Jerry & Teresa Kaneko
Arun Sen
Joyce Trujillo
Steven Basha & Julie Gallelo
Carl & Aladrian Mack
Dan & Fran Maguire
Kathy Williams-Fossdahl
Transcend

Julie Partain
Wes Honbo DDS
ACLU
Ameer Alswaf, CPA
Bill Julian
Cosumnes River College
Streng Bros. Homes Inc
Cafe Italia
Angie's Hair Salon
Talbott Solar & Radiant Homes
Dilly-Dally the Clown
Taqueria Guadalajara Grill
Farmers Insurance Group - David Pinto
State Farm Insurance, Raul Herrera
Da Vinci Charter - Principal Rody Boonchouy
Davis High School - Principal Jacqui Moore
Gemini - Rich Falk, Carrie Falk, Blain White & Doug Webster
Helmus Optometry - Dr. Mark Helmus, Dr. JoAnn Helmus & Dr. Alex Baker
Advanced Valley Eye Associates - Dr. Robert Miller
BayTel IT Solutions- Hanh Le
VanderHamm Tire Center - Rich Falk

 

Viking Propane
Gustavo Arroyo
Washington Unified School Districtt
Cosumnes River College

RiverCats - Meagan Schreiner
Senator Lois Wolk
Supervisor Mike McGowen
River Delta Unified School District - Principal Laura D Uslan
Esparto Unified School District - Supt. Aida Buelna
Rosales Medical Group - Dr. Gustavo Rosales
Mario G Obledo National Coalition of Hispanic Organizations
   
 

Grantee Testimonials


Ana Rivera

I am extremely grateful and honored to have received this scholarship.

 

Sponsors