Category Archives: Friends of Barron

Ahhhh , Isn’t Technology Great?

Improving technology can create its own set of problems.  Friends of Barron is experiencing this in the schools in Barron.  We upgraded the Internet to the schools to create a stronger, more dependable system.  Unfortunately, most of our computers are … Continue reading

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Smile Reminder

Remember as we head into the last few days of Christmas madness that you can ask Amazon Smile to contribute to Friends of Barron, at no cost to you, if you simply designate them as your benefactor. Click the link … Continue reading

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Medical Clinic Resumes

If you see a few new faces around in the next few days, it’s liable to be some of the medical staff who are gathering for the third annual free medical clinic, staged by Friends of Barron, over in our … Continue reading

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Student Luncheon Today

Dale Lyster is hosting a luncheon for the Friends of Barron student scholars and their sponsors today at the restaurant Guantes de Oro in Barron. On the menu will be shrimp prepared as you like and a variety of other traditional … Continue reading

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FOB Progress Checklist for 2017

SCHOLARSHIPS 30 kids on scholarship 18 High School 12 University 22 sponsors Annual Cost: $17,100 USD Funds Raised: $12,700 8 New Sponsors Still Needed SCHOOL IMPROVEMENTS Internet brought to all t…

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High Schoolers Need Help

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A Message from Friends of Barron

Our scholarship program is now in it’s seventh year. Since 2009 we have averaged thirty students per year under scholarship. The program started to support Barron kids who wanted to attend high school in Mazatlan, an expensive proposition when you … Continue reading

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