HOLA Hispanic Community Center Groundbreaking

Congratulations to HOLA Ohio on the groundbreaking of their new HOLA Hispanic Community Center, located at 265 N State Street. The new center will offer HOLA programs and services to the Painesville community. The complete remodel of the existing building is slated to open in Spring of 2022.
Those in attendance included:
  • HOLA Executive Director Veronica Dahlberg and Program Manager Kelsey Fischer
  • HOLA Board of Directors Marty Cephas, Gladys Figueroa, Tonya Horn, Jon Marten, Nancy Maldonado-Dillard, John Rampe and Catalina Wagers
  • Painesville City Manager Doug Lewis, Assistant City Manager Derek Feurstein, Police Chief Dan Waterman, Economic Development Director Cathy Bieterman, Communications Coordinator Kathleen Sullivan, Council President Paul Hach, Council Vice President Christine Shoop, Councilmember Lori DiNallo and Councilmember Jim Fodor
  • Lake County Prosecutor Chuck Coulson
  • Lake County Commissioner Ron Young
  • Ohio Latino Affairs Commission Executive Director Lilly Cavanaugh and Commissioners Jose Filiciano Jr and Pastor Juan Rivera
  • Former Ohio State Rep. John Rogers
  • District Outreach Director Katie Burger from U.S. Congressman David Joyce's Office
  • Representatives from Avery Dennison
  • Representatives from the Cleveland Foundation
  • Representatives from Gund Foundation and Federated Church
  • Architects Tony Majc and Sue Zala of RSA Architects in Chagrin Falls
  • Millstone Management Company
  • Immigration attorney Elizabeth Ford