MANA de Imperial Valley Receives Gold Sponsor Check

El CENTRO, CA –MANA de Imperial Valley receives Gold Level sponsor check their Annual Las Primeras Gala and Scholarship Fundraiser from Union Bank Officials.  Those pictured include Evelia Jimenez, MANA Newsletter Editor, Alicia Armenta, MANA President, Bank officials: Anthony Perez, Regional Manager for San Diego South Imperial Valley, and Elizabeth Villalobos, Vice President and Manager El Centro Office.

Behavioral Health’s Vera earns license

Lillian Vera of Imperial County Behavioral Health Services has earned her license as a clinical social worker, agency Director Michael Horn has announced.


Vera, who has been with Behavioral Health for 11 years, is a clinician for children, adolescents and their families. She grew up in Mexicali but attended schools in Imperial Valley and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from San Diego State University, Imperial Valley Campus, in Calexico. She later earned a master’s degree in social work at the university.