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  • Farewell Shannon! (11/9/2018) - Today, we said farewell to our Community Relations and Development Coordinator, Shannon Adams. We are sad to see her go, but we are excited about all of her new and exciting adventures ahead. Thank you, Shannon, for the two years and three months of service to the children. You will always be an important part...
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  • Back to School Success! (10/1/2018) - We asked for help and you came through! This year we sent a record number of children back to school, and our friends and partners in the El Paso community made the first weeks back a huge success for the children in the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home. We put out a call asking...
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  • New Play Structure is Done!!! (9/27/2018) - Hooray! The new play structure is done and we could not have done it without you El Paso! After several months of fundraising, designing and rebuilding, the new play structure is up and ready. The previous structure was built in 1992 and after many years of use and several thousand happy children enjoying outdoor play,...
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  • So Long to the Navarrettes (9/20/2018) - We are sad to see them go but it’s not goodbye, it’s only see you soon. After 18 years of dedicated service, Mike and Ceci Navarrette are leaving LBMCH to pursue other opportunities. Mike and Ceci were relief cottage parents as well as cottage parents in MacGuire Cottage, Scott Cottage, Watson Cottage, Malone Cottage and...
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  • Around Campus, July – September 2018 (9/18/2018) - What would you do if you had 80 children that needed to be entertained? How would you handle birthday parties, sporting events, movies and more? The staff of LBMCH sends a huge “Thank You” to all of our community partners that helped with entertainment and extras on and off campus during our the 3rd quarter...
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  • Mrs. Madge Watson (9/17/2018) - It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Mrs. Madge Watson. At 92 years old, she passed peacefully September 16, 2018, in Georgia surrounded by family and close friends. Mrs. Watson served as Executive Director of the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home from 1961-1991. The children and staff of LBMCH send...
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  • 104.3 HITfm Donates School Supplies (7/31/2018) - We cannot say “Thank You” enough to the listeners, crew, Dario Rodriguez, Johnny Kage, DJ Javi and Alfredo Garcia of 104.3 HITfm for the donation of school supplies for our kiddos! Over $900 in new supplies were delivered for our children to start school with. Click here to learn more about our Back to School...
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  • Looking Cool for School (7/19/2018) - In just a few short weeks, we will be sending 80 children back to school for the 2018/2019 school year. Yes, that’s right, 80 children going back to school! 80 pairs of new shoes, 80 backpacks, 80 sets of school supplies and 80 children needing new school clothes or uniforms…. How can you help? Easy!...
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  • Bank of America/Merrill Lynch donates $7000 (7/3/2018) - We were honored to have our friends from Bank of America/Merrill Lynch on campus to present a check to LBMCH for $7000. This money will be used to replace 22 beds on our main campus for our children. Thank you friends for your amazing support and generosity!
  • Around Campus, April – June 2018 (7/3/2018) - What would you do if you had 80 children that needed to be entertained? How would you handle birthday parties, sporting events, movies and more? The staff of LBMCH sends a very heartfelt “Thank You” to all of our community partners that helped with entertainment and extras on and off campus during our the 2nd...
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  • 3rd Annual Benefit Ride hosted by Azazel Motorcycle Club (6/26/2018) - Sunday June 24, 2018, the Azazel Motorcycle Club hosted their 3rd Annual Benefit Ride in support of Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home and we can not say “Thank You” enough to these wonderful friends for all of their hard work and dedication in making this event such a huge success, raising $2000 to give...
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  • Border Patrol Explorers Program (6/26/2018) - We were honored to have both agents and students with the Border Patrol Explorers Program, Explorer Post 881, on campus In June for an information session and tour. Students, many in similar situations as our LBMCH children are from Ft. Hancock and not only wanted to learn more about our program, but wanted to find...
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  • A Special Birthday Celebration! (6/15/2018) - Juice Tollette, a new friend to Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home chose to celebrate his birthday in a very special way this year. Juice was on campus this week to speak to the children about giving back to the community and offering a helping hand to those around you, and then gifted each of...
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  • El Paso Chapter of Credit Unions Donates to the LBMCH Children (6/12/2018) - Tuesday, June 12, 2018, our friends from the El Paso Chapter of Credit Unions donated $5700 to the children of the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home. The money is from the proceeds from their Annual Golf Classic, which was held in April this year. Thank You Chapter members and credit unions for all your...
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  • Graduation 2018 (6/11/2018) - Monday, June 4, 2018, the LBMCH staff were proud to sit with families and friends to witness the graduation of five Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home children. Hearts swelled with pride and eyes filled with tears as we watched these children walk the stage and receive their diplomas. According to the National Foster Youth...
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  • Around Campus, January – March 2018 (3/20/2018) - Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home has 80 children currently enrolled in its programs and those children keep the staff busy! A very special “Thank You” to all of our community partners that helped out on campus during our the 1st quarter of 2018. From keeping the kids entertained to helping with donations and supplies,...
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  • The El Paso Chapter of Credit Unions Donates $3,150! (3/14/2018) - The El Paso Chapter of Credit Unions presented a generous check for $3,150 to the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home on March 13, 2018. The funds were raised by the chapter’s annual golf classic, held last November at Butterfield Trail Golf Club. The Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home supports children and their families...
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  • Kohlberg Elementary Student Council Donates Personal Hygiene Items (3/14/2018) - In March, we had the honor of visiting Kohlberg Elementary and meeting with the students from their Student Council. These amazing children worked to collect personal hygiene items for our program. They planned their donation drive, made posters, collected and organized the donations and even loaded the truck for us! Thank you Kolhberg Elementary, Kohlberg...
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  • LBMCH 5K Team Runs in the EP Marathon (2/23/2018) - As the sun rose over the horizon on Sunday, February 18th, 10 children and 3 staff from the LBMCH 5K team were preparing to run in the 11th Annual El Paso Marathon. The team was up early and excited to go. They arrived at the Chihuahua’s stadium at 6:30 AM to be ready for a...
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  • Lee & Beulah Moor Chess Club takes Second! (1/30/2018) - Congratulations to the LBMCH Chess Team! On Saturday, January 27, 2018, the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home Chess club competed in the TCA Region IV Scholastic Chess Championship and came home with the 2nd Place trophy! Led by our wonderful librarian, Mr. Alfredo Burciaga, this group of children has been working and practicing all...
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  • 16TH Annual Walk/Run for Families in Crisis (1/16/2018) - Thank you El Paso! Thank you for supporting our 16th Annual Walk/Run for Families in Crisis! Each year the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home holds a 5k Competitive Run and a 1 mile Non-Competitive “Fun Walk” to not only benefit the children enrolled in the program but to raise awareness for families in crisis...
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  • Campus Happenings, June – December 2017 (1/16/2018) - What do you do to keep 80 children entertained and content when they are are not in school? We couldn’t do it without our marvelous donors and community partners that helped out on campus during our 3rd and 4th quarters! From keeping the kids entertained to helping with donations and supplies, you are all incredible...
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  • A Very Merry LBMCH Christmas! (1/3/2018) - Once again Christmas was a magical time here at Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home and we owe it all to our awesome friends and family in El Paso!  This year we had more than 30 community sponsors from El Paso and Ft. Bliss bless our program with gifts, new jackets, toiletries, food, volunteer hours...
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  • B Rich 2017 (11/9/2017) - As the sun rose over the horizon Sunday November 5th, our sleepy campus was preparing for our awe inspiring friends at Life Church to bless our children and program once again on their annual Be Rich Day! Over 400 volunteers young and old, arrived on campus around 10 AM and spent the day beautifying our...
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  • El Paso Corvette Club Makes An Incredible Donation (10/27/2017) - We were honored to have members of the El Paso Corvette Club on campus October 24, 2017 to present a donation to the children of the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home. The El Paso Corvette Club’s 1st Annual Golf Tournament was held October 16th at Butterfield Trail Golf Course and what an fantastic event...
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  • New Computers from Security Services Federal Credit Union (8/11/2017) - THANK YOU to Security Services Federal Credit Union!! Their love and generosity for the children of the Lee and Beulah Moor Children’s Home never ceases to amaze and this year they donated $5000 towards the upgrade of computers and printers for our cottages. Staff of SSFCU led by Marisela Molinar presented the funds to Renee...
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  • 16th Annual Operation Pumpkin (7/11/2017) - The 16th Annual Operation Pumpkin was held Sunday, October 22, 2017 from 5:30 – 8:00 PM at Coronado Country Club and what an fabulous evening it was! 13 of El Paso’s physicians carved the most amazing creations! Their talent and creativity in action was so much fun to watch as scalpels flew and drills ran....
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  • 2nd Quarter Campus Happenings (7/11/2017) - Thank you to the amazing donors and community partners that helped out on campus during our 2nd quarter! From keeping the kids entertained to helping with donations and supplies, you are all amazing and we are blessed to count you as friends of Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home! Entertainment Sponsors: Evolve FCU – Bowling...
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  • 2017 Graduates (6/29/2017) - On a hot day in June, 7 Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home residents celebrated receiving their high school diploma with LBMCH staff, families and friends. Only half of the foster youth in America graduate from high school but these 7 proved they would not be a part of this statistic. Beginning a new phase...
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  • LBMCH - mrs barron retires - header Mrs. Joy Cook Barron Retires (3/29/2017) - In March 2017, after 15 years of faithful service to the children and staff of Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home, Mrs. Joy Cook Barron retired from our beloved Board of Directors.  Mrs. Barron is moving to Bend, Oregon to be closer to her family. We wish for Mrs. Barron to be blessed as she...
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  • LBMCH - how in kind donations work How In-Kind Donations Work (3/29/2017) - We all do it…we clean out our closets, drawers, playrooms and garages, and then we don’t know what to do with all that STUFF!! Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home will take it! The Lee Moor Children’s Home will be happy to take gently used or new items of any sort! We have an awesome...
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  • MacGuire’s Amazing Love Story (3/11/2017) - 2016 Community Spirit Award For transforming the lives of countless children and their families in El Paso over the past six decades, for her efforts to save the historic Plaza Theatre from becoming a parking lot, and for a lifetime of improving El Paso, Betty Moor MacGuire was recognized as the 2016 Community Spirit Award...
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  • New Mattresses For Our Children! (1/20/2017) - Words can not express our gratitude to Popular Mattress and Tempur-Pedic USA for the blessing we received on January 18! This amazing group donated and delivered a total of 70 brand new Temper-Pedic mattresses to the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home! Everyone on campus is sleeping soundly!
  • Betty Moor MacGuire Receives Community Spirit Award (12/28/2016) - Chair of the Board of Directors at Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home, Betty Moor MacGuire has a remarkable life story and a legacy of service to the El Paso community. She was honored by El Paso Inc. with the Community Spirit Award, in conjunction with the publication’s El Pasoan of the Year Award. Community...
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  • Christmas at Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home! (12/28/2016) - Thank you for caring! No words can express how thankful we are for our friends and donors in El Paso who come to bless our children each year at Christmas. With the help of these wonderful people and their amazing hearts, Christmas is a magical time of year for the children of Lee & Beulah Moor...
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  • Mrs. Lily Lechuga Retires After 29 Years! (9/19/2016) - On Friday, September 9, 2016, we celebrated Mrs. Lily Lechuga! The Lechugas began working here May 10, 1987, and after 29 years, Mrs. Lechuga retired from her role as a cottage parent to spend time with the family she cherishes. During her tenure as a cottage parent, Mrs. Lechuga was instrumental in raising 1,015 children...
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  • Western Refining Cottage Ribbon Cutting (8/1/2016) - August 1, 2016, marks a historic event in the life of the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home. For the first time since it’s opening in 1959, the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home opened two brand new construction cottages on its main campus, allowing for 16 additional children to live at the home and...
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  • 2016 Operation Pumpkin (7/24/2016) - Sunday, October 23, 2016 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Coronado Country Club Our 15th Annual Operation Pumpkin was a smashing success and raised more than $46,000 that will provide clothing for the children at Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home! Seventeen of El Paso’s finest doctors put their surgical skills to work, carving elaborate pumpkin creations...
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  • Azazel Motorcycle Club (7/1/2016) - THANK YOU to the members of the Azazel Motorcycle Club!! Through their 1st annual motorcycle run held on June 26th, along with the El Paso community and biker community, they were able to raise $1,400 for the children of the Lee and Beulah Moor Children’s Home. Members of Azazel led by Scott “Sucker Punch” Haggas...
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  • Leadership El Paso Renovates Recreation Room for Kids (4/25/2016) - The recreation room at the Lee and Beulah Moor Children’s Home recently got a major makeover, thanks to Leadership El Paso Class 37, a program of the Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce. Class members raised more than $28,900 for the renovations. A ribbon cutting was held March 30 at the home. Thank you Leadership...
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  • El Paso Chapter of Credit Unions Donates $6,000 to Lee Moor! (3/19/2016) - The El Paso Chapter of Credit Unions presented a generous check for $6,000 to the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home on March 1. The funds were raised by the chapter’s annual golf classic, held last November at Butterfield Trail Golf Club. The Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home supports children and their families who...
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  • Dedication of the Guillermo “Willy” Ybarra Playground (3/19/2016) - What a wonderful and special afternoon celebration at Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home! We held a special dedication ceremony for our new Guillermo “Willy” Ybarra Playground, and many members of the Ybarra Family were on hand! Thank you so much Bob, Lucy, and the many family and friends who helped honor and celebrate Willy’s...
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  • Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home Unveils New SSFCU Tutoring Center (2/29/2016) - The Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home proudly announces the unveiling and dedication of the new Security Service Federal Credit Union (SSFCU) Tutoring Center at the home’s Administration Building. The dedication ceremony included executives from both SSFCU and Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home.  The SSFCU Tutoring Center was made possible by a generous grant...
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  • Anita Hernandez retires. (11/24/2014) - After 26 years of faithful service, today marks the retirement of our “Miss Anita” Hernandez. Miss Anita worked for many years at our farm in Fabens and more recently at the consolidated kitchens on the main campus. We wish Miss Anita a wonderful retirement and many happy times ahead with her loving family. We hope...
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  • 55 Years of Helping El Paso’s Children (11/24/2014) - Be sure to check out a wonderful article about the Lee & Beulah Moor Children’s Home in the September 15 issue of El Paso Inc. You may have driven by the sprawling Lee and Beulah Moor Children’s Home at 1100 Cliff in West Central El Paso for years and wondered what it was… Read the full...
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  • Doctors, Dentists Carve for Operation Pumpkin (11/24/2014) - Scalpels and drills were flying as El Paso doctors and dentists carved pumpkins to support the children of Lee and Beulah Moor Children’s Home Oct. 26 at Coronado Country Club, 1044 Broadmoor. Read the article and see the photos from El Paso Inc.