HFSV Announces Wells Fargo will be its Inaugural Presenting Sponsor of the 22nd Annual
Hispanic Charity Ball
August 30, 2011, Silicon Valley, CA— The Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley (HFSV) announced today that Wells Fargo will be the first-ever “Presenting Sponsor” for the 2011 Hispanic Charity Ball. Wells Fargo committed itself to sponsoring the Hispanic Charity Ball in recognition of the work the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley is doing to strengthen the Hispanic community.
“The Hispanic Foundation is honored by the support of Wells Fargo in being our first-ever Presenting Sponsor in the 22-year history of our Gala event,” said Ron Gonzales, President & CEO of the HFSV.
“At Wells Fargo, community reinvestment is an integral part of our business culture. We understand how the HFSV works to improve the quality of life of families and children of the local Hispanic community,” said Jeff Rademann, Regional President of Santa Clara Valley, Wells Fargo. “By partnering with the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley we can do our part in bringing those much needed resources to the local community.”
About the Hispanic Charity Ball
This year the Hispanic Charity Ball will be held at Fairmont Hotel in downtown San Jose Saturday, October 8, 2011. The first Ball was held in 1990 to raise awareness about the issues affecting the Latino community, to promote volunteerism, celebrate philanthropic leaders, and to provide a vehicle to support nonprofit organizations serving the Hispanic community with cash grants. Over the course of its history, the event has been a powerful tool for community philanthropy generating over $2,000,000 in grant making funds. Tickets for the event may be purchased by clicking here.
About Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.2 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, the Internet (wellsfargo.com and wachovia.com), and other distribution channels across North America and internationally. With approximately 280,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three
households in America. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 23 on Fortune’s 2011 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially.