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Officials United Way of South Texas presented McAllen ISD with the Golden Apple Award at the School Board meeting held August 9, 2021.  The annual award goes to the school district which makes the highest donations from its staff. This was the third straight year for McAllen ISD to earn this accolade. In fact, McAllen ISD has been a Top Five supporter for United Way of South Texas every year for approximately 20 years. Pictured from left to right are School Board President Sam Saldivar Jr., Trustee Marco Suarez, Secretary Debbie Crane Aliseda, McAllen ISD United Way Coordinator Ann Vega, United Way of South Texas Co-Chair Gerardo Paz, Superintendent Dr. J.A. Gonzalez, United Way of South Texas Board Chair Tyler Stone, United Way of South Texas Campaign Co-Chair Elivra Alonzo, Trustee Sofia Pena, School Board Vice-President Tony Forina and Trustee Daniel Vela.