Bejarano named Good Works Volunteer of the Year
Sophie Bejarano, operations manager with Chase Auto Finance, has been selected as JPMorgan Chase’s second annual Good Works Volunteer of the Year Award recipient. Bejarano was chosen to receive the award for her exemplary volunteerism in the community, and was given the opportunity to dedicate a $500 grant from the JPMorgan Chase Foundation to the charity of her choice. Bejarano’s charity beneficiary of choice, the AGUILA Youth Leadership Institute, is a non-profit organization that provides a unique college access program for Latino/Latina youth. Students take advantage of various opportunities to develop a personalized path to help prepare them for the college experience. AGUILA promotes cultural heritage, academic success, civic engagement, leadership, positive self-esteem and healthy relationships.