Nonprofit organizations across the country are facing a decline in donations and some tough choices about possible changes in their programs. In New Mexico, the Boy’s and Girl’s Ranches are consolidating their services to save money. That means a lot of changes for the at-risk teens who are living on one ranch south of Albuquerque.Continue reading “Boys and Girls Ranches”
Doug Findley is a certified organic raspberry, strawberry and cut flower farmer from Corrales. He sells his products at farmers markets and says the economy has actually had a positive impact on his business this year. This story was part of the KUNM Economy Series.
Glen Thamert of Jemez Springs had two part-time jobs until recently, and now just has one delivering meals to elderly rural residents. He says the recession is making him think about sharing resources and reconsidering what is important. This story was part of the KUNM Economy Series.