The Rotary Student of the Month for May is Canon City High School senior Danielle Trujillo, daughter of Paul and Diane Trujillo. Danielle’s school activities include being involved with the Dance Team and National Honor Society. She is involved with the Starpoint Foundation as an active volunteer at SPIN Preschool and serves as a Junior Board Member.
Working through the Starpoint Supportive Employment Program has been a big help for the 24 consumers involved in it. “Our Supportive Employment Program takes consumers and tries to match them up with different employees in Fremont County,” said Starpoint Foundation Director Ron Hinkle. “The point of the program is to try to get them involved in the community and get them working various hours (and) days, whatever is best for … Read More
The Starpoint Board of Directors announced today two Fundraiser Save the Dates and the Return of the Annual 10k/5k Race at the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park. Michael’s on Main will host the 2nd Annual Starpoint Benefit “All You Can Eat” Breakfast on Saturday, June 27 from 8-10a. Cost is $10 per person. The Inaugural Starpoint Sliders & Green Chili Sloppers Sampling and Competition is scheduled for Sunday, September 7 … Read More
For 76 years, the Cañon City Music & Blossom Festival has welcomed countless visitors to the area to celebrate one of Colorado’s oldest festivals. The Blossom committee Thursday inducted 10 individuals into the inaugural Cañon City Music & Blossom Festival Hall of Fame dinner at the Abbey Events Center. The induction ceremony also honored volunteers and board members who have donated a great deal of time to not only keep … Read More
Duane Gorsuch, who took over as the new pastor for Cross Roads Church in Poncha Springs March 2, says he has a pretty simple style when it comes to how to preach and run the church. “My style is just preaching the word, being truly accurate to the Bible,” Gorsuch said. “If it’s accurate to God’s word, we all need to hear it.” Gorsuch and his wife, JoAnne, a retired … Read More
RAVE: Thank you to the wonderful teachers @ SPIN on Elm in Cañon City for taking such good care of my little one.
The Rotary Student of Month for February is Canon City High School senior Hannah Hoffman. Hannah, 17, is the daughter of Erin and Larry Hoffman (Larry is Starpoint’s Maintenance Supervisor), and the sister of Emily and Tanner Hoffman. School activities include managing girls/boys soccer for two years each; cross country (senior year); playing on girls soccer team for sophomore and junior years; and National Honor Society for three years. Hannah’s … Read More