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Alcohol and Health in Gallup

Please consider attending a community meeting on Alcohol and Health in Gallup. When:   Wednesday – December 2 Time:      6:00 to 8:00 pm Where:  Gallup Community Services Center located at 401 Bataan Veterans Street and Hasler Valley Road. … Continue reading

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Hiring a San Juan Community PLACE MATTERS Coordinator

We are pleased to announce that we are hiring a San Juan Community PLACE MATTERS Coordinator. Please see the attached job description and circulate amongst your networks. We are looking forward to strengthening our relationship with the San Juan Community … Continue reading

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A Year in Review

Over the last year, many exciting events, gatherings and organizational developments have emerged. We wanted to share them with you and thank you for all the support in addressing the health inequities in our local area. Please take a few … Continue reading

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Gallup Pride

Please join us in celebrating Gallup Pride this Saturday. There will be speakers, performances, and information booths throughout the day. If you have interested in having a booth at the event, please contact Jordon Johnson at mcplacematters@gmail.com

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True Colors Benefit Show

Please join us this Friday August 21st – 6:00 p.m. at the UNM Gallup Auditorium for the True Colors Benefit Show to honor Dr. Jennifer Denetdale. Dr. Denetdale has been a strong ally and advocate for the Native lesbian, gay, … Continue reading

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Commemoration a Huge Success!

On Saturday July 18th, we were honored to be a part of the 7th Annual Red Water Pond Road Community Uranium Tailings Spill Commemoration. We appreciate all the community members, United States Environmental Protection Agency and elected officials who joined … Continue reading

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Red Water Pond Road Community Annual Commemoration

Please join us for the 36th Annual Red Water Pond Road Community – Uranium Tailings Spill Commemoration on Saturday, July 18th from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. The day will be filled with a walk to the historic site, speakers, lunch, … Continue reading

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KUNM Radio Show Highlights Red Water Pond Road

Recently, Edith Hood and Bertha Nez along with Jordon Johnson were on the morning show at KUNM in Albuquerque. Edith and Bertha shared their experience of living with the uranium legacy in McKinley County. They also spoke about the experience … Continue reading

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Donate Today to Help Complete the Community Hogan

The Red Water Pond Road Community, located in McKinely County, New Mexico, has experienced and lived with the impacts of uranium mine and mill sites since the 1960’s. In July 1979 at the United Nuclear Corporations’ uranium processing mill, not … Continue reading

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Visit with Japan Congress Against A and H-Bombs

On April 24, 2015, we had the honor of meeting with members of Gensuikin, Japan Congress Against Atomic and Hydrogen Bombs, with community members from Red Water Pond Road. Larry King, Edith Hood, and Leona Morgan provided information about the … Continue reading

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