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Latin American & Border Studies

Alumna awarded Promotora of the Year, 2012

Paige Menking honored by the LIVESTRONG Foundation

February 17, 2014

Paige Menking, Austin, was named LIVESTRONG Promotora of the Year Award for 2012 by the LIVESTRONG Foundation. She was recognized for her work in reaching out to Hispanic/Latino cancer survivors in the Austin are. The Promotres program “is a professional development program [designed] to provide Promotores–Hispanic/Latino community health workers–the skills and knowledge to serve and connect survivors and their loved ones to cancer-related resources and support.