LAREDO, TEXAS (KGNS) - The Angel of Hope gala is only a few months away, and the office of Constable Rodolfo Rodriguez announces this year's honoree.
The office has announced Rod Lewis as this year's honoree from a handful of candidates to pick from for this years gala, who is then awarded with the Angel of Hope award.
The recipient is chosen for their philanthropic contribution and service to the community.
"With the support of Rod Lewis, we're gonna be able to give out to more then 3,000 students," said Webb County Constable Rodolfo Rodriguez, Jr. "Gifts like bicycles, laptop computers - and that's why it's very important for every year to recognize a person that has done a lot for this community."
Previous honorees have been Justice Patricia O. Alvaraez and businessman Eduardo Garza.