H.R. No. 2090
         WHEREAS, Entrepreneur Jorge Baldor has helped enrich the Oak
  Cliff neighborhood in Dallas by founding the Mercado369 community
  arts center; and
         WHEREAS, Established in November 2017, Mercado369 showcases
  the rich culture of Latin America, displaying sculpture, textiles,
  jewelry, and other works by artists from Mexico to Argentina; and
         WHEREAS, A native of Havana, Cuba, Mr. Baldor is a cofounder
  of the Latino Center for Leadership Development (LCLD) and
  ResidentCheck, a national tenant background screening service, as
  well as an advocate for education and social causes; he is a
  commissioner for the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs and a
  member of the boards of Southern Methodist University, Social
  Venture Partners Dallas, the World Affairs Council, and the Oak
  Cliff Chamber of Commerce, among others; and
         WHEREAS, Through his creation of Mercado369, Jorge Baldor has
  contributed to the prosperity and diversity of the Oak Cliff
  neighborhood while providing a welcoming venue for the works of
  talented Latin American artists, and he is truly deserving of
  special recognition; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 86th Texas
  Legislature hereby commend Jorge Baldor for founding Mercado369 and
  extend to him sincere best wishes for continued success; and, be it
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Mr. Baldor as an expression of high regard by the Texas
  House of Representatives.
  González of Dallas
  Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.R. No. 2090 was adopted by the House on May
  27, 2019, by a non-record vote.
  Chief Clerk of the House