At the 2016 El Amistad Scholarship Banquet held on April 29th, three members were awarded for their achievements and efforts. Tom Lopez received a Certificate of Commendation from Al Garcia in recognition for being the first Hispanic graduate from Round Rock High School in 1948.
Angel Romero was given the President's Award for his service as an Assistant Treasurer for Bingo. One member from the club is recognized and given this highest award each year for their outstanding efforts.
Former club President Ramiro Rea was recognized for his service in his role by current President Al Garcia. Ramiro served as President for the past two years and led the club with distinction.