2015 Social Work HeroesIn honor of National Social Work Month in March, the Department of Social Work Education at Fresno State will be hosting their annual Legacy Dinner on March 20th at TorNino’s Banquets. The event will bring together alumni, current and former faculty, friends and student ambassadors to celebrate the contributions the Department and its graduates have made in the Central Valley for over 62 years.

The leadership of social workers Dr. Benjamin Cuellar, Dr. Richard Ford and Corinne Florez will be recognized at the special event.

The profession of social work directly addresses the increased demand for health care, mental health services, family caregiving, child development, and veterans’ assistance. There are currently more than 650,000 professionally trained social workers in the United States, and the “Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts job growth to 800,000 by the year 2020.


Friday, March 20, 2015

5:30 p.m. Social Hour

6:30 p.m. Dinner

7:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony

Location: TorNino’s Banquets, 5080 N. Blackstone, Fresno, Ca 93710

Single Reservations: $65 ($85 at the door, if seats are still available)

Table of Eight: $520

To make your reservation today, please click HERE or for more information contact the Department of Social Work at 559.278.3992. Fresno State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please call the number listed.

(For sponsorship information only, please contact Dana Lucka at danaz@csufresno.edu)