Boys & Girls Club K-9 Youth Program Graduates 5 Teens

26 November, 2018

BY RICHIE CORRALES O'odham Action News | richie.corrales@srpmic-nsn.gov October 18, 2018 The Boys & Girls Club Red Mountain Branch partnered with the NAGI Foundation and the Salt River Children’s Foundation to launch the Salt River K9 Youth Program this past summer. The program lasted six weeks and was held at the former Red Mountain branch at Red Mountain Visa starting on August 27. On October 3, a graduation ceremony took place to recognize five teens for their accomplishments in the pr [...]

NAGI News – August 2018

09 August, 2018

Salt River K9 Youth Program Launch We are counting the days to the launch of the Salt River K9 Youth Program! We have been hard at work selecting our K9 Participants from a local shelter. We want to say a big thank you to Maricopa County Animal Care and Control for all their support during this process. So far, we have selected 3 of our 5 participating dogs and most have already moved in with their foster families to prepare for classes starting August 27! Read the rest of the Newsletter > [...]

Entrepreneurs to Watch: SEED SPOT Entrepreneurs Who Dare to #DreamBig

04 June, 2018

This is a guest post by Courtney Klein, Co-Founder and CEO of SEED SPOT "I was sleeping on coolers of hummus and ice, and there were months when I’d get to -$15 in my bank account. I just had to keep going." Two years ago, founder Makenzie Marzluff downsized to a suitcase, and was living out of a van while driving thousands of miles to every single Wegman’s grocery store on the East Coast. Her goal? To have her product, Delighted by Hummus, be the first vegan, gluten-free, and zero-pre [...]