Category Archives: Friends of Barron

FOB Scholarship Winners for 2020-2021

Since 2009, FOB and sponsors have provided over 200 annual scholarships to deserving Barrón high school and university students. This year, we will award 23 university scholarships and of these, five are new students in the program. We have 18 … Continue reading

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We’ve Got a Match!

The last fundraising campaign launched by Friends of Barrón was focused on building, staffing and supplying a permanent medical and dental clinic in Barrón. And it has come to pass. The new clinic was opened in February 2020. The medical … Continue reading

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FOB CANAM INC {501(C)(3)} | We Invest In Human Capital

We Invest In Human Capital — Read on fobnews.org/

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What’s New in 2020?

What’s New in 2020? What’s New in 2020? — Read on fobnews.org/2020/06/17/whats-new-in-2020/

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Not Only Does Life Go On, It Begins

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Medical/Dental Clinic Opens | FOB CANAM INC {501(C)(3)}

The long-awaited Barrón Medical/Dental Clinic has recently opened.  Located on the main plaza in the town center, the freshly painted, former pool hall, has the bold green cross emblazoned on the wall; “FIRST AID”. Yes, first aid and a whole … Continue reading

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It’s Time….

Seven or so years ago, a retiring Scotia Bank executive in Vancouver, Canada saw an opportunity to give back to the people who were busy making his soon-to-be-retired life more comfortable. As he walked out of his executive door for … Continue reading

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Jorge Begins His Career​ Thanks to the Rupe’s — FOB CANAM INC {501(C)(3)}

Jorge has been with the Friends of Barrón Scholarship Program since he was in preparatory school. His first sponsors were Ron and Joyce Pogue, who supported him until his graduation. He was able to use his diploma and education to … Continue reading

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Kindergarteners Love to Go to the Dentist!

A few EDM residents had a great morning on Wednesday. We are invited into the Barrón Kindergarten School to administer fluoride treatment to the entire school population.  As we worked through the four separate classrooms of perfectly adorable kids, we … Continue reading

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New Computers Arrive

New Computers Arrive New Computers Arrive — Read on fobnews.org/2018/04/29/new-computers-arrive/

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