Graduation Cheers and Tears

We have come to another season of Cheers and Tears.  Cheers for Trenton Tsosie as he gains the rewards for his hard work to complete his High School coursework (ahead of schedule), graduate from the Albuquerque Public School's charter Creative Education Preparatory...

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Thank You Petroglyph Elementary School

Sharon Roberson, Director of Campus Life, Dave Jenkins, Director of Development, and Dave's wife Chris were privileged to be present at the start of the school day on Tuesday, April 5th for a special presentation.  One of our younger children is a student in Mrs....

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ACCH on the Radio

For several years, Christian radio personality Peter Benson has been hosting a representative from Albuquerque Christian Children's Home each Tuesday to talk about happenings at ACCH.  Catch Peter's show--ABQ Connects--every weekday from 1:00 until 2:00 on 107.1,...

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Thanks KNKT for a Successful Linen Drive

Our sincere thanks to the staff and management of KNKT-FM radio--and especially to Peter Benson--for putting on a very successful Linen Drive for ACCH on Friday, February 22.  We did a "nearby remote" at the Solomon's Porch Cafe on the Calvary of Albuquerque campus,...

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We Had a Great Evening at Flying Star

We had a wonderful evening at the Flying Star Cafe at Paseo del Norte and Wyoming.  The management of that location has been absolutely super to work with, and there was a great turnout for our first FUNdraiser of 2011.  We saw lots of "old friends" from area...

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2010 Auction Sets Record

The 23rd Annual ACCH Benefit Dinner and Auction established a new record for income at one of these events with a total of $123,500 pledged or brought in as of the date of this posting.  And, this amount comes during a time of general economic malaise throughout the...

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Kudos on Facebook

We received a nice posting on our Facebook page from Al Maxey, preacher for the Cuba Avenue Church of Christ in Alamogordo, New Mexico. "Al Maxey Good to see this great work continuing. I was the Executive Director of ACCH from 1978 to 1982. It was, and still is, a  ...

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Babies at ACCH

While Albuquerque Christian Children's Home does not accept children under the age of five (we are just not set up to care for the really little ones), we do occasionally get babies on our campus. Today, Mr. and Mrs. Mallard brought their babies (all 8 of them--6 are...

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POV Puppets Perform

Our children were both blessed and entertained on Saturday evening, May 1st, when Shepherd of the Valley Presbyterian Church brought over their outstanding "Puppets of the Valley" puppet team to perform.  The kids had a great time, and the puppeteers even let our...

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We thought it was a good idea…

We all had lots of good intentions for a big workday project of leaf-raking and weed-pulling to "pretty up" the ACCH campus, but Old Man Winter had other ideas.  Here is what the campus looked like @ 9:30 Saturday morning. The "bummer" was that there was just enough...

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