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      Events for Cesar Chavez Celebration



      He's adored and cherished within the Hispanic community. In part because of his labor leadership.



      Cesar Chavez was an American farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist, who co-founded the National Farm Workers Association.



      This weekend many groups will celebrate Chavez' birthday which is Monday, March 31st.



      Below are some events.



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      2014 Cesar Chavez 9th Annual March



      Includes Awards and Luncheon



      Saturday, March 29



      1pm at U of M Flint Kiva Auditorium



      Keynote Speaker is Lupe Ramos-Montigny



      Awards ceremony will take place following the March at



      Hispanic Technology & Community Center



      2101 Lewis Street, Flint



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      Cesar Chavez "Harvesting Hope" Celebration



      "El Ballet Folklorico Estudiantill" performs along with U of M music students who have composed a Mariachi band in honor of Chavez.0 r



      Event is Saturday, March 29



      6pm



      Our lady of Guadalupe Church



      2316 W. Coldwater Rd, Flint



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      A Cesar Chavez film will take place at 6:40PM on Saturday, March 29th



      The movie theater is located at 3250 Kabobel in Saginaw.



      Directed by Diego Luna and starring Michael Peña.



      The film tells the story of the civil rights leader and labor organizer, who is torn between his family responsibilities and his commitment to securing a living wage for farm workers.



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