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Gathering community resources

The Community Network Team of Santa Cruz County

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6B7lkZcmQW8 The Community Network Team of Santa Cruz County hosted an event to gather community resources this past April 8, 2011 at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Nogales, Arizona. The purpose of the group is to promote community resources and organizations. Organizers include Margie Fish, Adela Gonzales, Maria Montenegro and Jennifer Argyos. Over 40 organizations showed up to promote. The group ... Read More »

1st Annual Child Abuse Awareness Walkathon

1st Annual Child Abuse Awareness Walkathon

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wk0O24U8SfU 1st Annual Child Abuse Awareness Walkathon was held in Nogales this past April 2, 2011. Various organizations, businesses and locals came out to support the event that asked to help raise emergency funding for our local Santa Cruz County Foster Children. Read More »

A positive place for kids!

Sheriff Tony Estrada is surrounded by local children after the exciting book reading. Vicky Barden, Executive DIrector joins the sheriff.

About our Club! Look around town and you won’t find an organization like the Boys & Girls Club in Nogales, Arizona. The Club first opened its doors on May 24, 1993 as a result of a partnership with the City of Nogales, several years of planning and many, many hours of hard work and dedication. The club was opened in ... Read More »

Nogales Community Food Bank: Keeping fed and healthy

Executive Director Arthur Espinoza

The Nogales Community Food Bank is made up of a group of community volunteers and staff who work together to keep the people of this community fed and healthy. More than 9,000 people and a staggering 2,535 homes throughout Santa Cruz County are provided with help on a monthly basis.  What started out as a simple operation out of Executive ... Read More »

Committed to empowering adults

Students at the Literacy Volunteers of Santa Cruz County are engaged in the english class curriculum.

Literacy Volunteers of Santa Cruz County is a non profit organization that has been serving the community for over twenty years.  They are committed to empowering adults in our community through literacy skills, creating opportunities for individuals to achieve their full personal, professional and civic potential. Literacy Volunteers of Santa Cruz County offers English Language Acquisition and Adult Basic Education/GED ... Read More »

‘La Mujer Mexicana’

"La Mujer Mexicana" event was sponsored by various local organizations.

Santa Cruz County was treated to a beautiful show, which featured music and poetry from famous and immortalized Mexican composers and writers this past March. The Mexican Concilate, Oriundos de Nogales, the Cultural Arts Center, Nogales International and Nogales Unified School District organized the event, which was held at the James Clark Performing Arts Center at the Nogales High School.The ... Read More »

Getting kids healthy and ready to succeed

Family Resource Center

Santa Cruz County is home to two new Family Resource Centers that are designed to help families with children aged 0-5 prepare their children for Kindergarten. The Family Resource Center Program is funded by First Things First (www.azftf.gov), a statewide organization dedicated to ensuring that all Arizona’s children enter school healthy and ready to succeed. The program is administered by ... Read More »

The Hilltop Gallery: A cultural staple of the U.S.-Mexico Border

The Hilltop Gallery has brought us art and culture since 1972.

Over the hills and settled in the heart of our city sits the Hilltop Galley which has brought us art and culture since 1972, presenting over 20,000 works of art from both sides of the U.S. – Mexico border. As you walk past the entrance the friendly staff of volunteers greet you with a smile and invite you in to ... Read More »

Promotoras de Nogales

The Promotoras de Nogales graduating diabetes class after receiving certificates. For more information on this group please call (520) 287-3444 or visit 125 E. Madison St., Nogales, Arizona 85621, email: asociacionpromotorasnogales@gmail.com. Read More »

Students of the Quarter at the Nogales Rotary Club

Student of the Quarter at the Nogales Rotary Club

This past March 31, 2011 the Nogales Rotary Club honored the Students of the Quarter from schools, which included elementary, middle and high schools from area. The awards ceremony is coordinated between the rotary club and Rotarian and school superintendent Alfredo Velasquez. The award is based on the Rotarian 4-way test which asks the following questions: 1. Is it the ... Read More »

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