Gerber has a rising star in 29-year-old Daniel Munoz from Gerber, who won a national contest by Univision.
Munoz has been singing since he was about five years old. He has been working and pursuing music since then.
Univision found his video online and contacted him, asking him to consider entering the contest.
Munoz entered and to his surprise, he won. Munoz’s song will play in 2013 for the Mexican soccer leagues.
“They are hard working loving people and they’ve shown me that it doesn’t matter if you have all the money in the world if you believe in yourself and you work hard and are honest,” said Munoz about people in the town of Gerber.
And he said wants everyone in his little small town in Gerber to remember that the sky is really the limit.
“I was a dreamer just like them,”said Munoz. “ They can definitely have something to hold on to and be like if he can do it can do it! It doesn’t matter if you are from a small little town.”
Munoz said he will continue to pursue his career in singing. And he said also wants to help the Hispanic community follow their dreams.