Portales Volunteer of the Month
Patricia Bazar of the United Way of Eastern New Mexico was honored posthumously by the Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce in lieu of a Volunteer of the Month.
In making the presentation, Chamber officials noted Bazar’s untiring efforts to organize volunteers and non-profit activities in the area. She was instrumental in launching the 2-1-1 program as well as The Emergency Food Assistance Program. United Way staff and board, including John Ellis Erinn Burch and Alan Dropps accepted the award from Ambassadors.