COVID-19 Recursos

OSF Team/ March 20, 2020/ Uncategorized

Lhadze Bosiljevac | AmeriCorps VISTA | 3/20/2020 A medida que todos aprendemos a enfrentar esta crisis del COVID-19 y comenzamos a adaptarnos a la nueva normalidad de este tiempo, es importante que confiemos en fuentes con credibilidad para obtener información de salud actualizada. Opportunity Santa Fe recomienda dos fuentes confiables: Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades

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COVID-19 Resources

OSF Team/ March 20, 2020/ Uncategorized

Lhadze Bosiljevac | AmeriCorps VISTA | 3/20/2020 As we all learn to cope and begin to adjust to the new normal of these unsettling times, it is important that we rely on trustworthy sources for up-to-date health information. Opportunity Santa Fe recommends two evidence-based sources:  The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html ; and State-based information, such as the

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MLK Day, a Day On Not a Day off

OSF Team/ January 24, 2020/ Uncategorized

Ralph Holcomb | AmeriCorps VISTA | 1/24/2020 During this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Opportunity Santa Fe VISTAs chose to make it a “day on” rather than taking a day off. Instead of working at desks, we joined Habitat for Humanity and their AmeriCorps National volunteers to make some much-needed construction improvements to Santa Fe’s Sojourners Café. Sojourners is

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Made in AmeriCorps!

OSF Team/ March 7, 2019/ Uncategorized

Sarah R. Cheney | VISTA Lead | March 7, 2019 The week of March 11th – 15th marks the annual celebration of AmeriCorps week – a time to celebrate all things AmeriCorps. Over the last three years, Opportunity Santa Fe has received backbone support from 16 AmeriCorps VISTAs and 21 Summer Associates. Joining in the celebration, a few of our

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¡Poz’Orale!

OSF Team/ October 17, 2018/ Uncategorized

by Jennifer Barreto, AmeriCorps VISTA | October 17, 2018 Santa Fe is rich in art, culture, and diversity. What better way to admire these wonderful attributes than to roll them into a communal gathering in honor of its inhabitants and the changing of seasons? After months of planning, EarthCare proudly presented the first annual Poz’Orale Cookoff on September 30. Roughly 250

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Appreciation for the AmeriCorps VISTAs

OSF Team/ May 11, 2018/ Uncategorized

May 11, 2018 April 15 – 21 is Volunteer Appreciation week, during our April Open Communications meeting, several of our collaborative working groups took the time to acknowledge the hard work and dedication of our AmeriCorps VISTAs. Listed below are just a few of the thanks and praises our VISTAs received. “SFCEN has been immeasurably changed through the support of

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What Donuts Can Teach You about School Attendance (English y Español)

OSF Team/ April 13, 2018/ Uncategorized

Ellie Hoffman, AmeriCorps VISTA | April 13, 2018 Who doesn’t love free food? Since the beginning of the 4th quarter, Santa Fe Public Schools have been starting with that simple idea to acknowledge students with good attendance. At Milagro Middle School, nearly 150 students with few absences received root beer floats. They crowded around the concession stand, craning their necks to

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