Vicki Orphan – Women’s History Month 2021

Vicki Orphan – Women’s History Month 2021

We are proud to honor Vicki Orphan, Sister-in-Law to Lugene Orphan.  As Vicki shares below, she got to know Lugene and the Orphan family when she became friends with sister Madge in the mid-1960s.  While Lugene’s other family members have passed away or live...
Tomoko Inouye – Women’s History Month 2021

Tomoko Inouye – Women’s History Month 2021

Avenues SLS is pleased to honor Tomoko Inouye, (“Tee” to us), for Women’s History Month.  The bond between Tomoko and her son Keenan (who Avenues SLS supported until his death), was incredibly strong; and you can see why when you read about the advocacy, perseverance...
Helen Whitehorse – Women’s History Month 2021

Helen Whitehorse – Women’s History Month 2021

“I am honored and blessed to be able to share our first entry in women’s history month this year, where we are giving kudos to all the mothers and sisters of people we support, and the incredible and important impact they have made in the lives of their loved...