The United Way of Southwest New Mexico is mobilizing our community to provide personal care and basic need items to our most vulnerable residents. Every day items most of us take for granted, like toothbrushes, soap, or a comb can make a big difference for someone living in poverty or experiencing homelessness. Believe it or not, some of the … [Read more...] about United Way 2016 Shoebox Project Starts Monday, Nov 14
Recently, the students from Western's Kinesiology club under the direction of Dr. Sato, made some posters for our Sierra House Women and Children''s shelter promoting exercise. According to club president Bobbi Pierson, not only does exercise tone your body so you can wear your favorite jeans, it strengthens your muscles, keeps your bones … [Read more...] about WNMU Kinsesiology Club Promotes Exercise To Stay Healthy
We just returned from a much-needed vacation and are looking forward to getting back to work. While traveling, we were able to look at some interesting models that are helping with poverty and homelessness, which I will talk about in the future. The more I travel, the more I find that people the world over are very much the same and suffer from … [Read more...] about What’s New At The Gospel Mission For The Week Of September 19th-25th
Hina Rainbow-Child, our thrift store supervisor watched as the young mother guided her daughter by the hand through the thrift store and back to the toy isle. They both sat down on the floor and the mother started reading from a children's book as they enjoyed themselves laughing and hugging each other on the floor. Later, they headed up to … [Read more...] about A Mother’s Love, A Child’s Smile… And A Servant’s Heart
I have some exciting news to share with you. On May 5th, The Silver City Gospel Mission is joining more than 8,000 nonprofits to raise money to help improve our local community. During Give Local America last year, more than $53 million dollars were raised for local nonprofits, and we want to raise even more this year! The Silver City Gospel … [Read more...] about Join The Largest Crowdfunding Event In History!