Category: Event News

A Sign of the Times

As the annual Deacon Bob Open charity golf tournament approaches each year, the need for hole sponsor banners and signs is always a pressing issue. This year, all of the signs are being made and donated by Fastsigns out of Midland, Texas. “We came into contact with the Nest as donors,” Fastsigns franchise owner, Mike…

“Selfies for Survivors” – Facebook Encouragement for Victims

In conjunction with the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Help End Abuse for Life (HEAL) and The Nest are running a contest and local awareness campaign on the organization’s Facebook page at facebook.com/HelpEndAbuseforLife. “Selfies for Survivors” is a chance to support not only the work of HEAL, but more importantly to provide the clients…

HEAL Soup Party Deemed a Success

by Chef Brendan Gocheour, HEAL Treasurer On a crisp October evening, nothing warms the heart more than seeing hundreds of people out to support the Empty Bowl, the Nest’s annual fundraiser and Lincoln County’s only soup competition. With over 30 soups to taste, and a variety of handmade bowls and pieces of fine arts and…

Men Taking a Walk

Since 1987, October has been recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Every year, across the country, shelter workers and advocates unite with survivors and supporters to discuss progress and issues surrounding domestic violence, remember those whose lives have been lost and celebrate the spirit of survivors. Here in Lincoln County, Help End Abuse for Life…

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT – Deacon Bob Open Sponsors

The business community of Lincoln County has once again stepped up to support the Deacon Bob Open, the annual charity golf tournament that benefits the Nest domestic violence shelter.  Drum roll, please!  Let’s hear it for Village Ace Hardware, Coyote Howling, Grace O’Malley’s Irish Pub, Josie’s Framery, LaGrone Funeral Chapel of Ruidoso, Windstream Communications, Fusion…

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