ABC7 Chicago Salutes: Mexican Patriotic Club

August 17, 2013 7:09:29 AM PDT
ABC7 Chicago Salutes the Mexican Patriotic Club, an organization serving South Chicago for 74 years.

The group recognizes young Latinas who value their education, families, and community. Every year, the young women compete to be the reigning queen from the neighborhood.

Additionally, the club supports college-bound students by raising money and offering scholarships every year. To date, the group has awarded more than $60,000 worth of scholarships.