Author: Lupita Colmenero

Guest Speaker for 2011 Gala!

PRESS RELEASE (Español) . .. … Parents Step Ahead Announces Special Guest Speaker for its 6th Annual “Parent of the Year” Award Ceremony Richard Montañez to highlight his rise from janitor to PepsiCo executive DALLAS, Nov. 7, 2011 — Richard P. Montañez, an executive for PepsiCo North America called the “Godfather of Hispanic Branding,” will […]

PSA Gala 2011 Co-Chairs

PRESS RELEASE (Español) . Parents Step Ahead Announces “Parent of the Year” Gala Co-Chairs Dallas, TX–Oct. 28, 2011– Parents Step Ahead announces that two of its board members Susie García, from McDonald’s USA, and Fred Maldonado, from AT&T Texas, will be co-chairs for the organization’s annual “Parent of the Year” Gala to be held Friday, […]

Cast Your Vote for Parents Step Ahead!

Please help Parents Step Ahead earn a $10k grant to support of parent education programs! Voting starts October 1 and ends October 15. Here’s how to vote: 1) Go to and login by entering your email address. Verify your email address! 2) Enter Chairty Code #0278 in the upper left hand corner, click go 3) […]

6th Annual “Parent of the Year” Gala

Parents Step Ahead is hosting its 6th Annual “Parent of the Year” Gala on December 2, 2011 at the Crowne Plaza Dallas Market Center. We are looking for Sponsors and Silent Auction Contributors! Proceeds from sponsorships and the Silent Auction will go towards our parent education programs. Last year’s contributions helped us expand to two […]

PSA Launches New Site

PRESS RELEASE Parents Step Ahead Launches Newly Redesigned Website Parent-education organization site offers tools for engaging the community   Dallas, TX — Sept. 6, 2011 — Parents Step Ahead (Padres un Paso Adelante), a Dallas-based nonprofit parent-education organization, has launched its newly redesigned website,, which increases opportunities for interaction with site visitors interested in […]

PSA and HSF Grant Scholarships

In a special collaboration, Parents Step Ahead and The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) came together to offer scholarships worth $2,500 to sixteen lucky high  school seniors. These scholarships were available for students in the Dallas area whose parents participated in at least two Parents Step Ahead workshops,  are attending college in the Fall of 2011 […]