Desiree began her SRLA journey as a chaperone at Los Nietos Middle School 14 years ago, since then she has finished her first marathon, become a leader, and been inspired by her students every step of the way.
Monique is an 8th Grader at Los Nietos Middle School, she completed her first marathon with SRLA last year. Last Sunday she completed the Dodgers Foundation 5K, the first step in the journey to completing her second Los Angeles Marathon.
Through SRLA Ashley Santiago was able to learn her true potential. With hard work and good effort, she can finish anything. Ashley will be continuing her efforts and will be taking her SRLA Scholarship and Honda Dream Scholarship with her to UC Berkeley!
Angel Navas says SRLA is all about team work and motivation. He is a leader today thanks to all his supporters and team members. Angel Navas will be taking his SRLA Scholarship and Honda Dream Scholarship with him to CalState Dominguez Hills!
Learning the value of dedication and responsibility, Citalli Vergara is stronger than before. She will continue with self-discipline as she moves on to Dartmouth College and She’ll be taking her SRLA Scholarship with her.
Katia and Edgar at mile 17 of 2008 Friendship Run, in that moment they instantly clicked and their friendship began. Through the years their friendship and love of each other, running, and serving the community kept them together.