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Chef Johnny Hernandez Joins Verizon's Dia de tus Suenos to Help Make San Antonio Resident's Dream Come True and Kick Off the Verizon Thanksgiving Food Drive

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Chef Johnny Hernandez Joins Verizon's Dia de tus Suenos to Help Make San Antonio Resident's Dream Come True and Kick Off the Verizon Thanksgiving Food Drive

17:47 EST Thursday, November 21, 2013

SAN ANTONIO, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --


Chef Johnny Hernandez will help Verizon Wireless provide Miguel Rojas Hernandez with the day of his dreams.


Verizon's Dia de tus Suenos gives individuals the opportunity to live the day of their dreams with their favorite celebrity. Hundreds of people entered from across the country for a chance to live like a musician, chef, athlete, actress or television personality. 

The San Antonio area winner, Miguel Rojas Hernandez, will spend a day with Chef Johnny Hernandez. The first in his family to attend college, Miguel is studying at a culinary school to become a chef. The Dia de tus Suenos experience is both an inspiration and a dream come true.

Also at the event, Chef Johnny will announce the Verizon Thanksgiving food drive to benefit the San Antonio Food Bank. Verizon Wireless will present a check of $2,500 to the food bank to support its work for the San Antonio community.


The Dia de tus Suenos event

Friday, November 22, 2013 at 11 a.m. ? 2 p.m.

Media interviews and check presentation will occur at 11 a.m. ? 12 p.m.

ALSO Thanksgiving food drive ? residents can drop off can goods at any Verizon Wireless store from Friday, November 22, 2013 to Sunday, November 24, 2013 during regular store hours.


The Dia de tus Suenos event

La Gloria

100 E. Grayson

San Antonio, TX 78215

Verizon Thanksgiving food drive

Verizon Wireless corporate stores in San Antonio, including:

  • Bandera - 9123 N. Loop 1604 W., Ste. 105
  • DeZavala - 12822 IH 10 West #105
  • Military - 7635 NW Loop 410 #101
  • Olympia - 8363 Agora Pkwy
  • South Park Mall - 2350 SW Military Dr, Ste 3001
  • Stone Ridge - 20811 US Hwy 281 S, Ste 412
  • The Quarry - 255 E Basse Rd, Ste 1530

About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE and 3G networks. The company serves 101.2 million retail customers, including 95.2 million retail postpaid customers.  Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with nearly 72,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD).  For more information, visit  For the latest news and updates about Verizon Wireless, visit our News Center at or follow us on Twitter at   

SOURCE Verizon Wireless

For further information: Audrey Lundy, Verizon Wireless,, 972-444-5516, or Loring Weaver, Weber Shandwick,, 469-375-0212

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