City of El Centro

Economic Development Division

Friends of El Centro Community Services Foundation

The purpose of the Friends of El Centro Community Services Foundation is to promote and assist the City of El Centro with community service projects and programs. The Foundation’s focus is on the El Centro Public Library, and parks and recreation facilities and programs for the benefit of the residents of the City of El Centro. The Foundation convenes at 12:00 pm on the first Monday of every month.

Board of Directors

President – Martha Cardenas-Singh

Vice President – Peter Gutierrez

Treasurer – Victor Zazueta

Board Member – Carol Fisher

Board Member – Todd Evangelist


Accepting Applications for Board of Directors

The Friends of El Centro Community Services Foundation Board is comprised of three or five Directors who serve two (2) year terms. The current Board structure is that of five (5) Directors comprised of a current El Centro City Council member, two members of the Library and Community Services Commission, and two (2) appointed residents of El Centro. Although all positions are currently filled, the Foundation encourages any civic-minded community member to submit an application for positions that may become available in the future for appointment by either the Mayor or the Foundation Board.


Meeting Agendas

March 4, 2019April 1, 2019May 6, 2019June 5, 2019July 1, 2019
September 16, 2019October 14, 2019November 4, 2019December 10, 2019December 18, 2019
January 6, 2020February 3, 2020March 2, 2020May 4, 2020June 1, 2020
July 6, 2020August 3, 2020September 14, 2020October 5, 2020November 2, 2020
December 7, 2020January 4, 2021February 1, 2021March 1, 2021

Council Meeting
New Public Library
Community Newsletter : Spring 2022