arturo-receiving-awardKAMU would like to congratulate Arturo Ponce, a Navigator from United Methodist Mexican-American Ministries, Inc., on winning the Ohtli Award from the Government of Mexico.

The Ohtli award is the highest distinction given by the Government of Mexico  to members of the Mexican, Mexican-American or Latino community in the United States.

The award was presented to Ponce at a ceremony on May 7, 2015 at the KCP&L Corporate Headquarters Energy Center in Kansas City, Mo. He was chosen as a recipient based on his achievements and contributions to improving the development of Mexican and Latino communities in the United States.