Saturday, March 21, 2009
Catholics Honor Cesar Chavez
The National Catholic Rural Life Conference remembers and honors the life of Cesar Chavez, who is commemorated on March 31 every year. He was a Mexican American farm worker, union leader and civil rights activist; his birthday on March 31 is declared a holiday in eight states. We invite you to learn about his life and work at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/César_Chávez
Also, visit the website of the Cesar E. Chavez Foundation to learn more and what you can do for this year's theme, "Si Se Puede! Yes We Can!"