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Photo Credit - Hal Kataoka

2017 35th Annual

Al Teglia Jobs for Youth Fundraising Breakfast


Thank you to our all our generous sponsors and all our community partners for helping us create another successful event for our San Mateo County youth!  It's because of you that we are able to invest in our San Mateo County youth!  Together, we honored Al Teglia's legacy by awarding 20 San Mateo County youth with Al Teglia Jobs for Youth Scholarships!

Event Emcee

Gene Mullin, Former Assembly Member


Jobs for Youth Honorary Chairperson

Don Horsley, President

San Mateo County Board of Supervisors


2017 Youth Schoarship Recipients

Isabela Acenas

Paola Ayala Amezcua

Joscelin Azucena Aguirre

Sofia Betteo

Leslie Civil

Jessica Garcia

Raul Gomez

Jacqueline Kao

Xavier McNally

Rafael Navarrete-Vargas

Julissa Pluma Polvo

Carina Ramirez Reyes

Karoline Reynaga Cazares

Vanessa Rodriguez Zavala

Rebecca Truong

Leslie Vazquez de Leon

Zhen Xu

Maria Ines Zavala Cardoso

Diane Zermeno

Haolin Zhu


Jobs for Youth Alumni Speakers & Mentors

Eric Hernandez, SMC Information Technology Technician

Jazzalyn Lamadora, Legislative Aide for Supervisor Don Horsely

Aaron Delfin, JFY Intern

Roldan "RJ" Ditan, JFY Intern

Anita Silva, Manager, Westlake Vision Center Optometry


Mary Louise Paskevich Memorial Awardees

Leslie Lowe, Employment Development Department, Retired Manager

Jenny Carreno, Employment Development Department, Manager


Special Business Recognition

Westlake Vision Center Optometry, Daly City

Target, San Mateo



Thank you to North Peninsula Food Pantry & Dining Center of Daly City for hosting our raffle! 

A special thank you to Executive Director Denise Kelly, Carolyn Woods and Leslie Low!  Amazing job!  We can still hear the cheers from the crowd!



San Mateo County Jobs for Youth Committee Members

Pali Basi

Betty Chew

Vera Jacobson-Lundeberg

Hal Kataoka

Sylvia Yeh-Kataoka

Diana Lee

Carolyn Livengood

Leslie Lowe

Sharon Stefaniuk

Tiffany Thich

Carolyn Woods


Jobs for Youth Team

Lorna Strachan

Ruby Tomas

Rosa Gonzalez

Aaron Delfin

RJ Ditan

Thank you to all of you for all of your generous support and investing in the lives of uur San Mateo County youth!

San Mateo County Jobs for Youth Scholarship Breakfast
Thank you to all our generous sponsors and to all those who attended our 35th Annual Fundraising Breakfast! We are incredibly thankful to our generous community leaders, partners, youth mentors and sponsors for honoring Al Teglia's legacy! Our 2017 Annual Giving Campaign is still underway and it's not too late to donate toward future scholarships. Your tax deductible donations can be made online or by mail.