For Summer Vacation of 2017, the Nueva Luz Foundation has partnered with the Housing Authority of Hidalgo County. We provided summer programs for the children. Through these programs, we have shown the children that everyone has the potential to be a leader and that leadership comes from the qualities from within.
The State Firefighters and Fire Marshal's Association has invited us to their 141st Annual Conference in San Marcos! There, we have met with the brave men and women who risk their lives to save ours in times of crisis. While there, Dr. Villanueva presented for the firefighters. We thank them for extending their invitation to … Continue reading 141st Annual SFFMA Conference
The Nueva Luz Foundation was invited to join the All-Hazards Conference. We have enjoyed ourselves speaking with the first responders and attending the panels provided as well as having our own booth! Dr. Villanueva was given the honor to present to first responders on the effects of trauma and PTSD. We thank the coordinators of the … Continue reading All-Hazards Conference 2017
In Collaboration with the Lower Rio Grande Development Council, The Nueva Luz Foundation and Dr. Villauneva presented Understanding the Impact to first responders on the effects of trauma and PTSD. There was a staggering full house of first responders ready to learn about understanding what they can do to cope with their stressful, but important … Continue reading First Responders: Understanding the Impact
Our counselors spent the school year guiding students on how to become leaders and empowering them to be stronger young men and ladies in the years to come. We rewarded the students' hard work and dedication with an end-of-year celebration!