Charlie Garcia – 2019 Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award Winner
The Indianapolis Colts have selected local business and community leader Charlie Garcia as the recipient of the NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award, presented by Nationwide. The awards recognize the contributions of Hispanic leaders in each NFL market.
Garcia is the owner and president of C Garcia Associates, which provides construction and consulting services to educational and municipal organizations. In addition to his business interests, Garcia is a tireless community leader. He developed a mentoring program, which was adopted by the Greater Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce to help grow more minority and women-owned businesses. As a founder of the Indiana Hispanic Scholarship Foundation, he also has helped increase educational opportunities for first-generation college students.