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Happy Holidays! Our 33rd Toy Drive is Saturday, December 3 from 8am to noon at McKnight Crossing. Its all about the kids!

CTE and Miracles

We Roamin Angels have done a lot of great things for this community. Toy Drives, Teen Safe Driving, Classic Car Shows, Veterans donations, championing all kinds of projects and non profits like the Salvation Army, Food Bank, Senior Services and standing by operations like Hospice. At the top of my personal list has been the kids which I view as the key to the Country’s future. They see us getting our hands dirty helping others, they get the idea. They see us working hard, they get the idea. They see…

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Kudos and More

As we have always done, Jean and I try to hire kids from the local High Schools to fill our company’s needs and help them work on their futures. Generally they were from the R.O.P. programs at NU & Bear River’s…..”Regional Occupational Program”…which today is the “Career Technical Education” program. One of the first kids we hired were Daughter Jessica and Son Joe of Bear Rivers’ Auto Shop program teacher Bob. That gives you some idea how long ago that was. Andrew has been an instructor in the NHUSD system…

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Story Time

The pictures of the kids in the Mustang are some of my favorites. When I was on the Board as the Event guy I arranged a visit to Hennessy School to stage a small car show specifically with cars the kids could get into and mess with. These kept saying “I’m driving to New York!!!!” I use this photo as back drop on one of the computers, so I see it frequently. It leads me to the point of this note told in a couple of stories… Story 1 I…

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Mentoring the Future

This is an overview of the mentoring/intern program (CTE) at Nevada Union High School (NUHS) and my participation in the program. – Randy K. Our Roamin Angels’ colleague, Mike Hauser, has been a huge advocate of community involvement on behalf of the Roamin Angels especially with the youth of our community.  He recruited me in late 2018 to work with George Woodward, Auto Shop instructor at NU, to possibly mentor/intern a student in my shop.  I interned a student, Dillion Haemmig, the spring semester of 2019.  It went very well….

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Career Technology Education – Mentoring Help Needed

As most of you are aware, I’ve spent a few years involved with the High School district in reviving their Career Technology Education programs. CTE is the new name for ROP which most everyone remembers. Think auto shop, Ag Mechanics, Ag Science, Welding, and Culinary arts just to name a few. I’m a big believer in hands on education whether it’s any of the above or Bio Physics. I need your help. Nevada Union is looking for a mentor to help with Auto shop senior projects. Briefly, you’ll meet a…

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