Honorees 2018

This year’s inspirational evening pays tribute to two champions who have each made a profound impact on the quality of education in Latin America.

  • Blanca Treviño

    President & CEO Softtek

    Blanca Treviño has been leading Softtek as President and CEO since 2000. Under her leadership, Softtek has become the leading information technology services company in Latin America.

  • Jair Ribeiro da Silva Neto

    CEO Banco Indusval

    Co-President of BI&P, Mr. Jair Ribeiro da Silva Neto was President of Banco Patrimônio e Chase Manhattan Brasil, Executive Director of J.P. Morgan Chase (NY) e CEO of CPM Braxis.

Education Leadership Award Dinner

Worldfund hosts an annual event that is attended by 350 top executives and philanthropists from the United States and Latin America. Here are a few the attendees from last year's event.

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Program Impact in Latin America

Worldfund empowers educators with the skills needed to inspire students to achieve a brighter future

  • IAPE | Mexico

    IAPE (Inter-American Partnership for Education) is a partnership between Worldfund and Dartmouth College's Rassias Center that trains, supports, and empowers English teachers serving in Mexican public schools.

  • LISTO | Mexico

    LISTO trains and supports public school principals in Mexico in instructional, transformational, and organizational leadership. Through a combination of workshops and coaching, LISTO promotes a profound shift in school culture.

  • STEM | Brasil

    The goal of STEM Brasil and the new STEM México is to offer top-quality support to Science and Math teachers serving in public schools. STEM is a hands-on training program that focuses on the official Brazilian and Mexican curricula.


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