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By Remy Fortier: Author|Entrepreneur|Storyteller|Interviewing our Communities Brightest Minds.
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Episode 12 Gilbert Robledo
Nov 30 16
Gilbert Robledo is a man of many talents. As a mentor and friend to many, Union City native, Gilbert shares his story with us. We are lucky to have him as a part of our community. A leader, yet he is soft spoken and humble, and in our interview we discuss his achievements. A lifetime musician, currently a Drummer with Mas Mojo a soul and funk band.
Gilbert is an honored veteran, a US Marine. As an expert in his field of Auto Body he is renowned for his skills in restoration, custom, and collision work. Former owner of Gilbert’s Body and Paint he passed his tradition and reputation down to the new owner.
Gilbert shares what mentorship has meant in his life and the mentorship he passes on to others. He shares about the times he feels he has made the biggest difference in the lives of people around him.
Together with the Bay Bombs Car Club, which Gilbert has been a member of for the past 8 years, Gilbert’s 15th Annual Toy Dri
ve will take place this Saturday, December 3rd, 2016, from 10am to 4pm. Bring an unwrapped toy or a $10 donation for admission and come enjoy the food and music and community coming together to give back. The auction, MC’d by JJ Amaya of the Lowriding with JJ show, raises money selling crafts made by our local community. The money raised is for gifts to teens who are often left out with holiday toy drives. It’s a special cause.
Listen to our conversation to hear Gilbert’s story of how the Toy Drive came about and how it’s grown to what it is today.
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For Info on the Annual Toy Drive
Bay Bombs Car Club
Gilberts Body and Paint