Radio Personality Evelyn Erives is a 2015 Latina of Influence named by Hispanic Lifestyle. Evelyn is being recognized for her making the most of her ability to have an impact on peoples lives while educating, inspiring and entertaining her radio audience. Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2015 Latinas of Influence will be recognizing Evelyn and her fellow Latinas of Influence during a luncheon held in their honor on at Latina Conference 2015.
Currently calling Corona, California her home, Evelyn Erives was raised in Fontana, and is a graduate of Fontana High School. Known even then, for the unique sound of her voice, she was only 16 years old when she began her broadcasting career as the Co-Host of a TV show called Campus Daze. Today, a staple in the community and the voice you’ve heard during your morning drive on 99.1 KGGI for over 12 years, Evelyn continues to bring her Latina sizzle, sass, & sharp wit every weekday on “The IE’s Morning Show”. Her passion for volunteering in the community has inspired many of her fans to join her efforts and has earned her countless awards including Woman of the Year and the National Media Award for Excellence in Radio Broadcasting from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. All this while balancing a happy family that includes 3 kids under 11! It’s clear, listeners love relating to Evelyn and she loves them back like family.
Personal and professional highlights.
2012 & 2013 – Honorary Co-Chair for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Societies Man and Woman of the Year Campaign.
2012 – Co-Volunteer of the Year for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society with husband.
2011-2014 – Board of Trustees Member for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
2011 – Chair for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Societies Man and Woman of the Year Campaign.
2011 – 30 under 30 award recipient presented by Assembly Member Wilmer Amina Carter.
2010-2012 – Panelist and Host at Planned Parenthood’s Young Woman’s Health Conference.
2010 – Honorary Duck for the Hockey Fights Cancer Campaign
2010 – Recognized by Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for fundraising efforts during her Woman of the Year Campaign.
2010 – Woman of the year for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
2003 & 2004 – Radio and Records Station of the year (On Air Staff)
Also Featured in – USA Today, LA Times, Orange County Register, Press Enterprise, IE Style Magazine, OC Giving Magazine, IE Community Newspaper, Fontana Herald, Colton Currier, San Bernardino Sun, & Fontana Herald.
Other Affiliated Charities – Make a Wish Foundation & San Bernardino Valley Humane Society