In recognition to thirty years of dedication and commitment to inspiring, mentoring, and serving others, AVANCE Houston Deputy Director, Luz Flores received the Wise Woman Award by the Houston Woman Magazine on August 19th, 2015.
Flores has been with AVANCE for the last six years empowering not only the Latino community but everyone who has had the pleasure to work with her out and inside an office.
This acknowledgment not only proves her great leadership, but also her continuous passion to serve AVANCE families.
The event took place at La Colombe d’Or Hotel and Restaurant where nearly two hundred people gathered to celebrate, support, and connect with these exemplary women.
A total of 7 awards were presented during the inspiring awards ceremony for achievement in various fields including missions, community, business and many more.
Flores’ sister, Lilian Flores-Perez said “for my sister and for all of u
s (siblings) the family nucleus is very important, this award it’s with not doubt a reflection of that, […] as she is always ready to provide guidance and share her experiences with anyone who allows her to be their mentor.”
Beverly Denver, publisher of Houston Woman Magazine “Being able to put the spotlight on women who live their lives in ways that help and inspire others is especially rewarding.”