A Volunteer Who Inspires Us

Janie Alderman is a dream come true for Esperanza Shelter.  As a board member, she provides vital input to the oversite of the agency.  As generous donors, Janie, and her husband, former professor and dean at the University of Houston Law Center, Richard Alderman, have regularly demonstrated their strong commitment to Esperanza’s work.  In addition, … Continued

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A Volunteer Star

Julie Soucek has always believed it is important to volunteer in the community.  She worked with wildlife in Marin, CA, helping to rehabilitate and release animals including bobcats, raptors and owls.  “I once held a golden eagle for three hours,” says Soucek proudly.   “They were working on its feet.” That kind of commitment and tenacity … Continued

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A Generous Donor & Volunteer

Caroline King lights up a room when she enters it.  So, understandably, the staff at Esperanza Shelter looks forward to seeing her when she volunteers every week.  Her weekly volunteer hours are spent assisting Denise Vermeulen, director of communications & grants, primarily organizing files.  However, King, formerly a Chicago business woman and realtor with a … Continued

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An Esperanza Treasure Remembered

 Pat Tuohy was an Esperanza Shelter board member and donor.  As a supporter of all things Esperanza, she was beloved by everyone who knew her.  She also volunteered for the Santa Fe Opera and some of the museums in the city. Pat passed away last June and will always be missed by her family and … Continued

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Hutton Broadcasting Embraces Partnership With Esperanza

Scott Hutton is the owner of Hutton Broadcasting, a family-owned multi-media business in Santa Fe.  The business operates six radio stations and a city entertainment website, santafe.com.  While most locals are familiar with the website and the varied news and entertainment radio stations Hutton Broadcasting offers, many don’t know that the business is also a … Continued

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Raising Sunshine & Sharing Hope

Marcos Zubia and his wife, Donna Sanchez-Zubia are raising the sunshine of their lives—little three-year-old Dominic.  A bright, adorable, little feisty guy, Dominic is living the sort of life we all dream about giving our children.  Dominic has a loving, stable home with opportunities to learn and play with his toys and to be heard … Continued

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