Honored for her work and volunteer efforts with Misión de Candelilla was Barbara White, far right. Founders Sara, left, and Curtis Allerkamp recognized White for her service on the organization’s board for six years, three of which were spent as secretary. White has also participated in two mission trips. — Standard-Radio Post/McKenzie Moellering
A set of alabaster plates from Studio Dante De Volteradici were one of the many auction items at the Fiesta Fundraiser for Misión de Candelilla on Friday evening.
Providing entertainment during the evening was Mariachi de Kerrville. The group played classic Spanish music ahead of the buffet meal and program. Playing bass guitar is Jose Luiz Perez and on accordion is Fritz Morquecho, founder of the group.
Frequent Misión de Candelilla participant Kenny Johnson shared his testimony during the group’s annual Fiesta Fundraiser. Johnson talked about the trips to the border of Mexico, serving in the various villages. Also pictured is Michael Meek, master of ceremonies.