Gregorio Gutiérrez / Conexión Del Rio

DEL RIO –  For this year’s annual 57th Fiesta de Amistad event, master of ceremonies, Sergio Díaz, announced that the International Good Neighbor Council s grand marshal for the parade is Mary Pierce. Pierce is a member of the IGNC where she serves as the Chair person for Little, Mr. and Miss Fiesta de Amistad.

Mary is also involved in other civic activities such as: Community Health Involvement Council, Cancer Task Force, American Cancer Society where Alcala assists in counseling, serves on the Board of the Hope Cancer Resource Room which is located at Auburn Regional Hospital, missionaries in Mexico and involved in prison ministry work.

“To everyone here, thank you so much, this is such an honor for me to be the grand marshal of the parade.”  

“I love my community and I love my people.”