This past session Representative Pete Lee (D-18) and Senator Kent Lambert (R-9) introduced a bill directly affecting Spring Creek Youth Detention Center (Center). Some operating practices were brought to their attention that resulted in the bill we passed this year. This bill prompted me to set some time aside to visit the Center in our.. read more →

24 Aug 2016
August 24, 2016

SE Business Plan Competition Awards

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The Winner of the SE Business Plan Competition is Crystal with Felicia and me in the photo with her. Congratulations, Crystal on a job well done.  Hair Therapy is her business plan and she won $25,000 and support to get her great idea going! Crystal is a graduate of the THRIVE Colorado Springs program and.. read more →

Every year our Korean community shares its celebration of Korean Liberation Day. National Liberation Day of Korea is a celebration of when Korea gained its independence from Japanese colonial rule on August 15, 1945, and the Republic of Korea was established three years later. Every August 15, South Korea commemorates the nation’s liberation from Japanese occupation and the.. read more →

It’s always a great idea to listen to what is going on in our community, so I attended the El Paso County Sheriff’s community outreach with the Asian community. It was a fascinating discussion between community members and the sheriff’s representatives.   read more →

18 Aug 2016
August 18, 2016

A Tour of The ARC facilities

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It was a honor and privilege to attend this lunch reception at The ARC. They recently received a grant from local bank institutions like ENT Federal Credit Union. The staff took time to explain The ARC outreach and programs to everyone and how the improvements will increase the quality of services they provide to everyone… read more →