Thursday, May 3, 2012

Futures for Children

Futures for Children

Board of Directors,
Auction Co-chairs and Benefit Committee,


Cindy Katz


Mary Anne Larsen

Invite you to

Futures for Children


Camille and Roger Abelson


Rachel and Adam Albright


Jim West’s Retirement

INN AT LORETTO                                                     ALLAN HOUSER SCULPTURE GARDEN
211 Old Santa Fe Trail                                          26 ABCD Haozous Road    
Santa Fe, NM                                                            Santa Fe, NM

The twenty eighth of September                         The Twenty Ninth of September
Two Thousand and Twelve                                  Two Thousand and Twelve

6:00 p.m. Cocktails                                                  5:30 p.m.  Cocktail Reception
7:00 p.m. Dinner

Santa Fe Festive                                                       Casual Attire

Honorary Gala Chairpersons
Dee Ann and Al Baldwin
Janet and Peter Fagan
Elsa and Michael Gross
Bruce Larsen
Frances and Dan Namingha
Mary Steenburgen and Ted Danson

Gala Co-Chairpersons


Cindy Katz
Mary Anne Larsen

Corporate Sponsors

Sandy Baldonado

Margaret and Doyle Hartman
Marilyn Dale


Barbara Dietz
Hinda and Arthur Marcus
Frank Hungerford and Jeanne Kennedy
Sandra and Donald Mann

Charmay Allred

Gala Benefit Committee

Charmay Allred
Sandy Baldonado
Marilyn Dale
Juanita and Mike Eagle
Marilyn and Doyle Hartman
Frank Hungerford and Jeanne Kennedy
Sandra and Donald Mann
Hinda and Arthur Marcus
Sharon and Donald Wright

Auction Co-Chairs
Juanita and Mike EaglE

Master of Ceremonies

Harlan McKosato
Sac and Fox


Shelley Morningsong
Fabian FontAnelle

Special thanks to
Tisherman Gilbert Motley Drozdoski Talent Agency


As of May 2, 2012




Abbott Sekaquaptewa (Hopi), past Chairman of the Futures for Children Board of Directors, became involved with FFC in 1978.  Abbott was extremely passionate about bettering American Indian children’s lives and played an integral part in developing the self-help method utilized by FFC in all of our programs.  Abbott spearheaded the Youth Leadership Program in the mid 1980’s with a weeklong camp dedicated to leadership development in Native students.  Abbott’s contributions to FFC are lasting long after his time, truly leaving a legacy of philanthropy.   Past recipients of the Abbott Sekaquaptewa Leadership Awards include Al Baldwin, Peter Fagan, Bruce Larsen and Dan Namingha.


Futures for Children’s three-pronged approach (Youth Leadership, Friendship/Mentorship and Families in Action) to self-sufficiency in Hopi, Navajo, Pueblo and Mescalero Apache communities in Arizona and New Mexico as well as the Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma is effective and efficient for over 44 years.  Our mission is to improve the educational experience to empower American Indian children.  Futures for Children’s founder Dr. Richard P. Saunders’ vision lives on today – “to build communities empowered by self-reliance.”  The national high school graduation rate amongst Native American is 50%; FFC mentored students have a graduation rate of over 95%.


87% of all proceeds go

directly to field programs.

Boards of Directors

David Beaulieu, Chairman
Roger Abelson
Adam Albright
Sandra Baldonado
Joyce Chelberg
Jim Donahugh
Elizabeth Duggal-Taghipour
Peter J. Fagan
Veronica Gonzalez
Elza Gross
Denise Joe
Cindy Katz
Mary Anne Larsen
Terri Parsons
Olivia Redhorse
Tracy Stanhoff
Lisa Wallender
Jim West


9600 Tennyson Street NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111


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