Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Monkey thrive on having fun. She has … Satcha is deeply committed to the empowerment of young students and is active in several charity projects. While still in high school in Honduras, at the age of 17, Satcha had the opportunity via the National Broadcasters Association of Honduras to get a job at a radio station. They like being active and stimulated and enjoy pleasing self before pleasing others. The World Care Program brings children and young adults to the U.S. and other countries for surgeries that are too complicated to be performed during in-country missions. The 40-year-old news anchor was born in La Paz, Honduras. Satcha Pretto. Satcha's excellent academic record earned her a scholarship in 1998 to attend Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas. In addition, Vanidades Magazine recognized her with its "Tribute to Hispanic Women" Award in the journalism category in 2006. Satcha Pretto was born on April 5, 1980 in La Paz, Honduras. Satcha Pretto, Self: Noticiero Univisión. She grew up in Tegucigalpa with her mother, Liz Padilla, and her Panamanian father, Rolando Pretto. “Never before, had I any doubts about the great work Operation Smile carries out, but it had never been as clear to me as it is now, having experienced their labor of love with my own eyes during the September mission in Guadalajara, Mexico,” said Pretto. Available in English as an ebook or in Dutch in both print and popular ebook formats.. take a look, © 2012 Satcha Pretto - All Rights Reserved. You can help support Operation Smile. google_ad_client = "ca-pub-1358574216268182"; Today, Operation Smile is authorized by the American Heart Association to function as a global and mobile International Training Organization. She earned a B.A. Join Satcha at Facebook Satcha serves as a Smile Ambassador for Operation Smile and participated on the Operation Smile international medical mission to Guadalajara, Mexico, in September 2008. Donor gifts help support their life-support training programs worldwide. On July 18th, 2011 Pretto joined Univision's Despierta America. Satcha Pretto is … She grew up in Tegucigalpa with her mother, Liz Padilla, and her Panamanian father, Rolando Pretto. Pretto is also a runner and a triathlete and participates in races that help raise funds for charity. She has been married to Aaron Butler since August 10, 2013. "I am in complete admiration for the dedication put forth by the medical and non-medical volunteers, who go in, body and soul, to support parents in desperate search for a ray of hope for their children. 700 Operation Smile Student Clubs in the United States and around the world build awareness, conduct grassroots fundraising and educate students about values of commitment, leadership and volunteerism. The same organization also chose her in 2005 to serve as a mentor during its annual convention. She earned a B.A. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Satcha Pretto was born April 5th, 1980 in La Paz, Honduras. Operation Smile has a worldwide network of teaching hospitals and university partners, including Duke University, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Penn State Hershey Medical Center and many others. Compatible with Rat or Dragon. Another magazine, People en Espanol, chose Pretto as one of the 10 best dressed celebrities in 2009 and included her on the exclusive list of its 50 most beautiful women in 2010. The truth is, Honduras is a small country with a lot of hidden gems. She earned a B.A. She was named 'Smile Ambassador' for the nonprofit organization Operation Smile, a group dedicated to repair childhood facial deformities while building public and private partnerships that advocate for sustainable healthcare systems for children and families. Pretto also received an Emmy nomination for best investigative report and an award from the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters. If you live in the United States, you're probably used to hearing news about Honduras that has a negative slant to it. in communications from Angelo State University in 2001. Follow Satcha on Twitter Created by the black rabbit.