March 2021

Hope Harbor
March 2021

The Lord will fight for you, you need only to be still.
Exodus 14:15
Thank you Jace Ensor (pictured right of General Contractor John Cornelius) for putting the team together to install the Village of Capitan sewer across approximately 3 acres from the village to Hope Harbor, for arranging breakfast and lunch, and for coordinating this event with the Village. You made this happen!
Thank you Jace Ensor for your donated labor and machines to dig and install pipes Monday and more.  
Thank you M.P.Chavez Construction for donated labor and machines to dig and cut through the road all day Monday. Your gift was a tremendous benefit for this mission. 
 Thank you Steve Osborne and your crew at the Village of Capitan for your planning and work on connecting us in the village system. 
Thank you Ferguson Plumbing in Ruidoso for giving discounts on materials. 
Thank you Pastor Todd Carter of One Church for providing the big cook/grill trailer to cook the breakfast and lunch and provide tables and chairs and anything we missed. 
Thank you Jim Ambrose of One Church for cooking the meals for all the workers and guests. 
Thank you Angus Church of the Nazarene for providing food. 
Thank you to the helpers at meal set up: Sherri Hutchison, Liz Orban, Marci Butchofsky, Jeanne Baldwin.
Thank you Sheriff Wood for visiting and touring Hope Harbor.
This was a massive labor of love with so very many professionals giving of their time and expert services and equipment. It was a beautiful day as the community came together to do a project that will serve this transitional home from now on even for the phase 2 build out. We are completely grateful and honored by your labor of love for women and children without hope. God bless you all. Watch the video on YouTube
Sewer line across back acres
Sewer line install
Sheriff Wood and Lorna Fike
Thank you Efrene Gonzales for work the week of March 23-26 completing the fence (cementing posts, adding pickets, and staining) for adding cemented supports to the fence on the hill, for covering the sewer pipes along the two acres and for smoothing the back yard. You are a blessing!

StoneWater Church Spring Break 2021
Thank you in Granbury, Tx for working at Hope Harbor March 8-11, 2021. Thank you for adding siding and soffits to the housing wing of the building. Your group worked long hours with excellence and love. The work made a great difference in our progress and success. God bless you all. Watch the video at

Inspirations and Designs store to benefit Hope harbor
Artwork by Suzanne Pardue Boerio is for sale at Inspirations and Designs’s Store. All profit will benefit Hope Harbor. Here is the link to view and/or purchase. Thank you Suzanne and thank you all for looking!

In Honor Of
Gifts may be made in Honor of loved ones for special occasions. Giving a donation in the name of family and friends is a wonderful way to make a meaningful Christmas gift that impacts lives for Jesus.

In Memory Of
When someone close to you goes home to be with the Lord you may want to make a meaningful gift to honor them. Through Memorial Gifts to Hope Harbor their memory can continue to impact lives for Jesus Christ. You will receive an acknowledgement of your gift and the family of the person remembered will receive a note that there was a gift in their loved one's memory or honor with no mention of the amount. Their memory will continue to bless and bring hope to others. Gifts may also be made in honor of loved ones special occasions.These living gifts will be listed in future newsletters.

Donation in memory of Barrett Watkins 42nd birthday. 02-21-2021
given by Danny and Lynette Watkins
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Hope Harbor
P.O.Box 1296
Ruidoso, NM 88355
*Note: Puerto Esperanza Inc is the 501c3 registered name and we are doing business as Hope Harbor. If you are looking for our 501c3 to donate in AmazonSmiles or GoFundMe Facebook fundraisers, etc, please look for Puerto Esperanza Inc.
The mission of Hope Harbor is to offer a Christ-centered program of hope, healing, and supportive guidance for women and children escaping domestic violence.
This up to two-year program offers safe housing, life-skills training, counseling and the opportunity for further education to promote financial stability.
Who we are:
Hope Harbor is a 501(c) (3) tax-deductible organization (registered as Puerto Esperanza Inc. dba Hope Harbor) for women and children who have been affected by domestic violence.

Hope Harbor is a safe Christ-centered two-year transitional home at no cost for women and their children who have experienced domestic violence/abuse. Education, job skills, life skills, professional counseling and case management are offered to equip these families to succeed on their own.
Location in Capitan by appointment only.
Executive Director Lorna Fike
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Board of Directors

Rick Hutchison,
Irma Devine,
Vice President
Shippen Salas,
Jennifer Barnwell
Marci Butchofsky
Emily Hobbs
Sue Hutchison
Ryan Trosper
Sandy Pape
Lyman Stanton