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REBEKAH CHILDREN’S SERVICES IGNITE The melodious tunes of the Omani Trio could be heard as guests enjoyed great food, wine and bocce at the Rebekah Children’s Services “Ignite” event benefitting the Adelante Family Resource Center. Thanks to the continued partnership with Frank Leal, Sycamore Creek Vineyards hosted the successful event on their breathtaking property. A heart-felt and moving speech was given by the 2017 Kim Ordaz Award recipient, Tami Espinosa. Tami is not only the current principal at Luigi Aprea Elementary School, but a lifelong educator and advocate for children. She has inspired students, staff and the community with her kind heart and gentle spirit to reach their full potential. She embodies the vision the Family Resource Center has for all families in the community and what Kim Ordaz stood for. The Family Resource Center serves families with children ages 0-6, however all families that need support or services of any kind are welcome. 6720 Auto Mall Drive • Gilroy • 408.842.9301 • 36 GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2017