$5.3 million awarded to First Things First in Yuma
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Irene Garza, vice chair of the First Thing First Yuma Regional Council, speaks to the gathered guests at Thursday's check presentation of more than $5 million from the Arizona First Things First to the Yuma council at the Easter Seals Blake Foundation, 2603 S. 4th Ave. Looking on is the Rev. Darren C. Hawkins, faith representative on the council and pastor at Sierra Vista Presbyterian Church.
PHOTO BY CRAIG FRY/YUMA SUN
$5.3 million awarded to First Things First in Yuma.
When Irene Garza’s son was diagnosed with autism five years ago, she and her husband walked out of the specialist’s office discouraged. The Phoenix specialist had just detailed the many services and therapy her son would need.
“You do know we live in Yuma?” Garza a. Read $5.3 million awarded to First Things First in Yuma...