Art Estrada, receives Dorothy Richardson award
Former RDLN Board member Art Estrada was presented with a Dorothy Richardson by the national organization NeighborWorks in Washington, DC on August 22.
The award honors Art's volunteer contributions as a board member of Homewise in Santa Fe, which "works to create affordable housing and helps first-time homeowners with the homebuying process." As part of the award, Homewise received a check for $5,000.
As reported in the Santa Fe New Mexican newspaper, "Estrada was a key player in the establishment of affordable housing in Santa Fe's Tierra Contenta subdivision, where he purchased a home and continues to be involved in leadership training and neighborhood issues."
Art Estrada also recently received a President's Call to Service Award from the President's Council on Service and Civic Participation.