Collecting $16,000 instead of the 2011 car raffled by the Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Chamber is winner Leti Nava. Also receiving a $1,000 donation from proceeds from the Fall Raffle were the Edinburg Children's Hospital Foundation and the Vannie Cook Cancer Center.

The Fall Raffle proceeds will help with the new Program of Work that the RGVHCC has planned for 2012. More workshops to assist Small and Women owned businesses are scheduled as well as health, education and cultural events. For more information on the RGV Hispanic Chamber call the office at 928-0060 or visit their website at

Shown at the check presentation are from left: Ronnie Bernal, vice chair of Small Business & Economic Development and raffle chair; Leti Nava, raffle winner; Ray Cantu, accepting for Vannie Cook Cancer Center; Cynthia M. Sakulenzki, RGVHCC Pres/CEP and Ivan Quinonez, accepting for Edinburg Children's Hospital Foundation.