Lilia Huerta-The Home Depot Foundation’s Path to Pro Scholarship by SkillPointe Foundation

May 01, 2023

Congratulations to Lilia Huerta on winning a $2,000 scholarship. Lilia is studying construction management at Los Angeles Trade Technical-College and aspires to become a foreman or project manager.

Video Transcript

Speaker: Lilia Huerta

Please introduce yourself and share what career you are pursuing and how this scholarship award will help you.

Lilia Huerta: Hello, My name is Lilia Huerta and I'm a proud Union Carpenter at a local 213 and I want to say thank you so much for this opportunity. What this scholarship is gonna do for me is I'll be able to pay for the class that I'm currently enrolled in because I haven't been able to pay it and two, I'll be able to take more classes so that I can move up in my career and gain more knowledge related to my career. So thank you so much for this opportunity.

What would you like to say to the donors who made this scholarship possible?

Lilia Huerta: I want to say thank you so much for believing in me, and thank you for investing in me and people like me because I do love my career and I want to grow in my career. But the moment, you know, as much as I love my career, and I love going out there to build the resources for me to grow aren't always there. So thank you so much for giving me this opportunity and for this scholarship.

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