Noche
de las Luminarias

San Gabriel Valley's Annual Award Ceremony hosted by ActiveSGV.
A group of people sitting around a table outside with lighting above them.

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Learn more about this year's Noche winners on the ActiveSGV Blog

Honorees past and Present

Outstanding Volunteers

2013 - Katherine Ramirez & Henry Coronado
2016 - Diane Velez
2017 - Danielle Zamora & Otto Sayes
2018 - Gabriel Olvera, Wen Lee & Chris Stratton
2019 - Velez Family
​​2020-2021 - Peter Porras
2022 - Ernie Gonzalez

Outstanding SGV Business

2013 - Performance Bikes (Pasadena)
2019 - Cyber Yogurt (El Monte)
2020 - Around the Cycle (Pasadena)
2021 - The Cub House (San Marino)
2022 - Remainders (Pasadena)

Outstanding SGV CIties

2013- City of Temple City
2016 - City of El Monte
2017 - City of South El Monte
2017 - City of South Pasadena
2018 - City of San Gabriel
2019 - City of Baldwin Park
2021 - City of Glendora
2022 - City of Pasadena

OUtstanding Local Advocates

2016 - John Lloyd
2017 - Doug Strange
2020 - Cheryl Auger and Anita Ghazarian
2021 - Rene Jimenez
2022 - Joy Walters​​

Outstanding Community organization

2015 - Day One
2016 - Amigos de los Rios
2017 - Pasadena Complete Streets Coalition
2018 - Jeff Seymour Family Center
2019 - Water Foundation
2020 - Asian Pacific Island Forward Movement (APIFM)
2021 - Eco Urban Gardens
2022 - Council for Watershed Health

Outstanding City / Government staff

2016 - Marisa Creter, San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments
2017 - Margaret Lin, Principal Management Analyst, City of South Pasadena
2017 - Samuel Zneimer, City of South Pasadena
2017 - Justine Garcia, Transportation Programs Analyst, City of Glendora
2018 - Cesar Monsalve, City of Duarte
2019 - Vincent Hon, City of Alhambra
2019 - Michael Macias, City of Alhambra
2020 - Rene Salas, Public Works Director, City of South El Monte
2021 - Christina Davila, El Monte City School District
2022 - Yuriko Ruiz Esparza, City of Baldwin Park

Outstanding Elected Officials

2013 - Joseph Gonzales, Mayor, City of South El Monte
2016 - Michael Cacciotti, AQMD Board Member and South Pasadena Council Member
2017 - Vicky Martinez, Council Member, City of El Monte
2018 - John Fasana, Council Member, City of Duarte
2019 - Hilda Solis, Los Angeles County Supervisor, District 1
2021 - Sasha Rene Perez, Council Member, City of Alhambra
2022 - Victor Preciado, Council Member, City of Pomona

Event SponsoRs

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