Tu Voz Tu Heroe
Lotus Bakersfield Corp. and Spanish Radio Group are thrilled to announce the launch of the Second Annual “Tu Voz, Tu Héroe” Awards in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15th to October 15th, 2023. This initiative is a heartfelt tribute to extraordinary individuals who have made remarkable contributions as ambassadors of the Hispanic community in Kern County.
Spanish Radio Group takes great pride in recognizing 26 outstanding individuals as the 2023 “Hispanic Heroes” of Kern County, presented by Lotus Bakersfield. This year’s honorees encompass a diverse range of achievements, with some being celebrated for their significant advancements in the realms of equality, education, health, and safety. Others are being acknowledged for their dedication to preserving our rich culture, cuisine, art, and traditions, which continue to serve as a source of inspiration and a testament to our profound Hispanic heritage. Let us come together to celebrate these accomplishments, traditions, and culture, inspiring future generations in the process.
In 2022, the inaugural TU VOZ, TU HEROE AWARDS took place, proudly presented by Lotus Bakersfield in collaboration with the Spanish Radio Group, with comprehensive coverage across all stations. Kern County celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month from September 19th to October 31st, and in honor of this meaningful occasion, Lotus Bakersfield Corp, in partnership with the Spanish Radio Group, initiated the TU VOZ, TU HEROE AWARDS. This initiative aims to acknowledge the exceptional contributions of everyday Hispanic heroes within our community.
The project committee for this year included Daisy Ortiz, our dedicated General Manager, along with Efren Martinez, Juan (Napo) Sanchez, and Jorge Escalante, long-standing talents within our stations. Together with our dedicated staff, they meticulously reviewed numerous nominations and selected 20 remarkable Hispanic community members who have gone above and beyond to enhance and uplift our community.