Keep Hope Alive - Keep Hope Alive -

The holidays are widely recognized as the time for giving, which is intrinsic to what makes them so very special. There are always members of our community who need our help, and nobody understands that better than The Life Link, the non-profit organization that spends the entire year improving the lives of those encumbered by homelessness, mental illness, and addiction. This year The Life Link invites you to share in that spirit of giving at their fundraising event, Keep Hope Alive – “Voices of the Community,” an uplifting evening of stories and songs of hope and inspiration, held at La Fonda Hotel, Friday, December 2, 2022, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

The Life Link believes that people function best in an environment where they are treated with dignity and respect, and are given opportunities for self-renewal and growth. Their mission includes helping hungry, homeless, and displaced individuals and families achieve self-sufficiency through emergency assistance, housing, employment services, and other supportive programs. Won’t you consider helping their cause, by allowing them to continue providing high quality services that are cost effective and beneficial?

The Keep Hope Alive evening event will begin at 5:30 p.m., with cocktails and conversation, followed at 6:30 p.m. by a festive dinner of Roasted Chicken La Fonda, Chile Seared Salmon, or Roasted Poblano. Wine, champagne and fantastic dessert cakes, created by the No Limits Work Group Clubhouse Chefs, will also be served. At 7 p.m. the program starts, with presentations from Life Link staff, clients, and elected officials, followed by performances from some of the brightest lights of the Santa Fe music scene.

Slated to perform are members of the Santa Fe Desert Chorale, The Jay Heneghan Project, Robyn Ruff-Wagner, and Ricky Duran, a nationally recognized musician who was runner up on The Voice. The emcee for the evening will be Talk Radio 1260 AM and KTRC FM 103.7 host Richard Eeds. Door prizes will be given out throughout the night, including hotel stays, spa packages, and wine tastings, plus each attendee will receive a box of greeting cards designed and produced by Clubhouse artists.

But it all begins with you. Buying a ticket, or sponsoring the Keep Hope Alive Gala Fundraiser will support The Life Link’s ability to help reduce homelessness in Santa Fe, by helping vulnerable community members get the help they need to rebuild their lives. Serving Santa Fe since 1987, The Life Link is committed to providing accessible, culturally appropriate, supportive and effective services, made possible by your valuable contributions. Consider helping them with these important services, by giving your time, your energy, and most of all, your support.

To find out more about The Life Link’s Keep Hope Alive event, or to reserve your tickets, visit the website.

This article was posted by David Salcido

Please Share!

Holiday Cocktails for Some Christmas Spirit
Red cocktail with holiday lights

Most of us are spending the holidays at home with our quarantine buddy and you may need some extra cheer, so we’re sharing some great holiday cocktail ideas from our resident mixologist, Daniel Gonzales! These beautiful and tasty beverages are sure to make your holidays bright! Peppermint Snowflake “Dashing through the snow in a one–horse open sleigh” conjures up child–like excitement every time I hear Jingle Bells being hummed or sung for the first time of the holiday season. There is a smell in the air and a chill … Read More

SHAP Zombie Run Santa Fe

Ooy cucuy! The undead are rising up again, and this time they’re bringing their pets! It’s all part of an exciting new fundraising event for the entire family at the Santa Fe Railyard Park, the First Annual Zombie Run Santa Fe. Included in the event are a 3K Run/Walk, a 1-mile Zombie Dawg Monster Walk, and a Kids’ Zombie Fun Run, all hosted by the Street Homeless Animal Project (SHAP), on Sunday, October 23, 2022. Dig up some graveyard attire … Read More

Cozy Winter Cocktails
Irish Coffee

The colder weather has us bundling up and cozying under multiple blankets by the fire. What better way to coax ourselves out of bed each morning than a deliciously comforting morning cocktail?! Of course, you can enjoy this cocktails in the evening, too. We’ve included a range of winter morning sips below from a creamy and energizing Irish Coffee, to a savory and filling Bloody Mary, a twist on the Spiked Spiced Cider and more. Whatever your beverage of choice … Read More

Featured Businesses