Monday, November 29, 2010


OCTOBER 29, 2010



Media Contacts

Paula Green, Citrus College Office of External Relations, 626-914-8873
Stacy Armstrong, Citrus College Office of External Relations, 626-857-4082


Media Advisory – Photo and Interview Opportunity


Citrus College Collaborates to Bring Community Its Fifth Annual Veterans Celebration


Citrus College is collaborating with the City of Glendora, City of Azusa, and Azusa Pacific University to present the fifth annual “Saluting Our Veterans” event. 

The celebration begins in Citrus College’s Campus Center Mall.  The program will include refreshments, an AMVETS Honor Guard, military vehicles and displays, keynote speeches, community veteran honorees, and a performance by Gladstone High School’s Marching Band.  All branches of the military will be represented.


The following individuals/groups will be in attendance:

--Congresswoman Judy Chu, 32nd District

--Sandra Schmid; Keynote Speaker, Veteran, and Citrus College alumna

--Greg Rizk; Keynote Speaker, Veteran, and Citrus College alumnus

--Citrus College Board of Trustee members

--Citrus College students and employees

--Representatives from Azusa Pacific University

--Elected officials and community leaders

--Veterans from many of America’s past and present wars


Thursday, November 4, 2010
11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.


Center of the Citrus College Campus
1000 W. Foothill Blvd.
Glendora, Ca. 91741


Every year, this event is held to commemorate Veterans Day and honor the men and women who have served in our nation’s military.


The event is open to the public.  Parking is free.