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Butler to Honor Cargill, Wichita Chamber, Camarena with Excellence in Diversity Awards

Yolanda Camarena profile photo for Advance Kansas Diversity Awards Winners 2019
Published: Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

Business leaders come together from all different types of groups and organizations to recognize excellence in diversity and inclusion

El Dorado, Kan. – Butler Community College will present Cargill, the Wichita Regional Chamber of Commerce and Yolanda Camarena with Excellence in Diversity Awards during a breakfast ceremony at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at the Noah’s Event Venue.

Now in its eighth year, Butler Community College’s Excellence in Diversity Awards Breakfast is held annually to recognize excellence in diversity and inclusion. It increases awareness of the value for supporting efforts to address diversity challenges and opportunities in workplaces and communities. The event also helps raise awareness of Advance Kansas.

Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. is the presenting sponsor. Other sponsors include Meritrust Credit Union and Westar Energy. Tickets for the breakfast are $45 per person, and table sponsorships are also available. To order tickets or to request information on sponsorships, call 316-218-6355 or email

Hosted by Butler Community College with support from Spirit AeroSystems, Westar Energy and Meritrust Credit Union, Advance Kansas is designed to bring together leaders from all demographic groups and across all sectors of society – business, nonprofit, education, religion, government – and to educate them in effective ways to engage pressing diversity issues in their communities.