Author Archive for Rick Leonhardt – Page 3

FHL Foundation Makes Summer 2019 Grants

At its summer 2019 board meeting, the board of the FHL Foundation voted to make the following grant awards: Carrie Tingley Hospital Foundation – Summer Camp Programs – $20,000 Trees, Water & People – Environmental Protection – $2,000 The San Luis Valley Ecosystem Council – Environmental Protection – $2,000 Wildlands Restoration Volunteers – Environmental Protection […]

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FHL Foundation Makes Winter 2019 Grants

At our January 29th, 2019, board meeting, the board approved the following grants: Explora Science Museum (Bringing STEM programs to APS schools) — $10,000 Paws & Stripes (Supporting the veteran – service dog therapeutic bond) — $10,000 Reading Works (Supporting adult literacy programs) — $10,000 Interfaith Community Shelter (Supporting services to the homeless) — $10,000 […]

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What Was Once Neglect, Is Now Habit

I recently spied an article by Renee Collett entitled 22 Habits of People Who Felt Neglected Growing Up. I found this article through but it originally appeared over at The Mighty. Here’s the link to this article. I get the impression that Collett polled The Mighty community and simply asked what adult habits did […]

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FHL Foundation Makes Fall 2018 Grants

At our October 9th, 2018, Fall board meeting the board approved the following grants: Vero Beach Art Museum (international lecture series) — $10,000 Bienvenidos Outreach (Food Pantry) — $7,500 Animal Humane (Vet Clinic – Dental Procedures) — $20,000 Bridges for Education (First Gen College Prep) — $20,000 Imagination Library (books for children) — $5,000 Libros […]

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The President’s Thoughts on NM’s “Broken” Foster Care System

An article by Colleen Heild appeared in the September 23rd issue of the Sunday Albuquerque Journal that caught my eye. It’s entitled Advocates: NM’s Foster Care System ‘Broken.’ A lawsuit, filed by a group of child advocates, alleges that “thousands of abused or neglected children in New Mexico are removed from unsafe conditions at home […]

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