Pay It Forward - Pay It Forward Luncheon


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Pay it Forward luncheon series brings together Fresno State students and community professionals. Each luncheon is led by a different leader, from or with strong ties to the Central Valley and Fresno State. This event acts as a forum for dialogue, explores in-depth issues, and allows for impactful networking.


Upcoming Dates: 

Life, Leadership, and Legacy
Date to be announced
Satellite Student Union

Please join us for a “DO NOT MISS” opportunity to listen, learn, and be inspired by an engaging and interactive panel discussion with some of the most accomplished leaders of Fresno. Over the years, these local professionals have devoted their time, experience, and resources stewarding projects and initiatives to enhance our community. Additionally, these thoughtful individuals have committed themselves in an unwavering quest to strengthen Fresno State. Collectively, they have devoted their time servicing students as mentors, contributed to the establishment of critical educational programming, and taken on numerous leadership roles to enhance student success. Register for this inspiring and insightful conversation and learn the art of “paying it forward.”

Panel members:  Octavia Diener, Helen Hanson, John Horstmann, Richard Johanson, Claude Laval, III, Bud Richter, Fred Ruiz, and Jim Woodward, III.

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