Nix Financial recently held its annual “Fathers of the Community” breakfast honoring four men who are working to improve conditions in their community and are considered strong role models for youth.
The event was held at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza Atrium Bridge. The honorees were joined by Nix executives and partners.
Shown from left, Dino Smiley, founder of the Drew League; William “Blinky” Rodriguez, founder of Communities In Schools, San Fernando Valley; Mel Calloway, Nix executive vice president; Mark Gorney, MoneyGram director of retail sales west; Andrew Henderson, founder of Families for Children Inc.; and Larry Fondation, who was influential in the creation of Los Angeles’ Gang Reduction Youth Development program.