Sanford Middle School Celebration 2012
Honoring: T Mychael Rambo, Joe Minjares, Rita Vonch and Adan Amin.
Beloved educator, actor, and performer. T Mychael is the recipient of an Emmy Award and Sallie Award for his work with young people in education.
Renowned actor, playwright, author and owner of Pepito’s Restaurant on 4820 Chicago Avenue South in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Born in north Minneapolis, Joe came from a family of migrant workers.
She and her husband were one of the first bi-racial families to live in Rochester, Minnesota. They overcame great obstacles to raise their family.
Adan was raised in a nomadic family, yet able to secure a college degree in London, England. He worked for the Somalian government, but was forced to flee with his family from the Civil War to the United States in 1996. Adan worked in the Minneapolis Public School District until retiring.