Posts Tagged "El Nido"

Ice Cream Social

Posted by on Feb 24, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Ice Cream Social

Members of our support group, the Los Altos Auxiliary of Hathaway-Sycamores, hosted an Ice Cream Social for the boys at our El Nido residential campus earlier this month. The boys enjoyed making (and eating) their special ice cream sundaes. With a choice of over 20 toppings to select from, the boys created a wide variety of tasty concoctions.  In addition to the ice cream treats, each youth got to choose a special handmade fleece blanket of their very own. This special evening was organized...

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Paths to Permanency

Posted by on Nov 15, 2017 in Featured Slider, News, Stories | 0 comments

Paths to Permanency

We invite you to watch this short, powerful video about Mark, Cody and LaReill, three young men whose lives have been changed by the services they have received at Hathaway-Sycamores’ El Nido residential campus. Mark, Cody and LaReill relate, in their own words, the positive impact that their stay at El Nido has made in their lives. At EL Nido the boys, who range in age from 6 to 18 years, receive therapy for mental health issues and vocational training to give them the tools for an...

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Reuniting Families

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in Featured Slider, News | 3 comments

Reuniting Families

Senior Vice President Joe Ford is passionate about the valuable work that happens at Hathaway-Sycamores’ El Nido residential campus. Adjacent to JPL, El Nido is “home” to some 50 boys from 6 to 18-years-old. The programs on campus include Foster Care and Adoption Services, Shelter Care and out-of-home care for boys with severe challenges that prevent them from living safely at home. The boys who come to the El Nido campus are at a critical crisis point in their lives. In addition to mental...

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In-N-Out Comes to Hathaway-Sycamores

Posted by on Jul 19, 2017 in News | 0 comments

In-N-Out Comes to Hathaway-Sycamores

The boys and staff at El Nido had a tasty treat when the In-N-Out Burger truck came to our residential campus earlier this week. The helpful In-N-Out staff members were cooking the food to order for the extremely satisfied customers. More than one happy diner was overheard commenting, “Now that’s what a hamburger is all about!” Some of the boys’ family members were able to stop by for the occasion too, making the lunch extra special for the boys on campus. The food was provided free of charge...

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Dedicated Volunteer: Shelia Howard

Posted by on Jul 13, 2017 in Featured Slider, News | 0 comments

Dedicated Volunteer: Shelia Howard

Thank you to volunteer Shelia Howard! The Master Gardener has been working in Hathaway-Sycamores’ El Nido garden two days each week for over a year. Her talent and deep knowledge of gardening as well as her gentle mentoring of the boys she works with in the garden at our residential campus make her an incredibly valuable member of our team. The garden yields both fresh produce and therapeutic benefits for the boys who live on campus. We are grateful to Sheila for all of her work helping the...

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