Alumni staff visit local groups in February and March

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Our Alumni Support team is traveling during February and March to meet with community-based groups around the state. Sabine Kuenzel will participate in the Feb. 5 meeting of the Austin group and the Feb. 6 meeting of the College Station group. Clay Eaton and Dale Trees will travel to San Antonio for the Feb. 10 gathering of that alumni group. … Read More

Alumni Reunion 2020 is May 1-3 in Hunt

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Reunion 2020 will not be held out of caution related to novel coronavirus. For more information. Enter May 1-3, 2020, on your digital device or circle it on your paper calendar for La Hacienda’s 48th annual Alumni Reunion in Hunt, Texas. This year’s reunion theme is, “The most satisfactory years of your existence lie ahead” (Big Book p. 152). Alumni, … Read More

Clay and Dale to Attend San Antonio Alumni Meeting

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La Hacienda alumni support representatives Clay Eaton and Dale Trees will participate in the regular San Antonio Alumni Group meeting on Monday, Jan 13. The group’s session starts at 7 p.m. at the La Hacienda Community Outreach Office, 7400 Blanco Rd., Suite 129. Clay and Dale will share information about the annual Alumni Reunion coming up in May and other … Read More

Alumni Christmas Gatherings Start This Week

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Dale, Sabine, Chris and Clay check the map for travel to alumni Christmas parties around the state

Dale, Sabine, Chris and Clay check the map for travel routes to alumni Christmas parties around the state Ten regional Christmas gatherings for La Hacienda alumni are scheduled around the state starting this week! For more information on each gathering, click on the city, listed in chronological order. Alumni or Business Development representatives who will be present are also named. … Read More

Chris Raymer to Lead Amarillo Workshop

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Chris Raymer to lead Amarillo Recovery Workshop

Recovery Community Director Chris Raymer will lead a Sobriety for Keeps workshop for alumni and the recovery community on Saturday, Nov. 9, at First Christian Church in Amarillo. The event, which is open to anyone in recovery, is scheduled to start at 5 p.m. in the church’s Snodgrass Hall with fellowship and then the workshop at 6 p.m. The church … Read More

Chris Raymer to Lead San Angelo Workshop

John SniffenAlumni, Community Outreach, La Hacienda

Art for San Angelo workshop, Chris Raymer

Getting sober and staying that way is hard. Chris Raymer, our Recovery Community Director, knows; he’s been there. “I spent seven years trying to get sober–meetings, therapy, meds, church–nothing seemed to work consistently,” says Chris. “I’m always amazed me how some folks seem to get well so quickly, while some of us continued to struggle.” For him, the answer came … Read More

Alumni Support Staff on the Road in August

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Alumni Support Reps Visits during August 2019

Our Alumni Support Representatives will be on the road meeting with former patients in Fort Worth, Tyler, College Station, Austin, Houston and Midland this month.  Sabine Kuenzel will be in Fort Worth on Tuesday, Aug. 13; in Tyler on Wednesday, Aug. 14; and in College Station, on Thursday, Aug. 15, for the regular alumni meetings in those cities. The Tyler … Read More

Get Out and Find Excitement in Life

John SniffenAlumni, La Hacienda, Spirituality and Recovery

Chris Raymer, Recovery Community Director

By Chris Raymer Hardly a day goes by that I don’t talk to a friend in recovery or an alumnus that’s gotten to a bad spot. Folks in early sobriety often struggle with feelings of discontent. Sometimes it looks like anxiety, sometimes it presents itself as boredom. However it looks, its uncomfortable. We all have bad days. I’m not talking … Read More

Alumni Reps Coming to a Group Near You in July

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La Hacienda Alumni Support Representatives Dale Trees (left) and Sabine Kuenzel.

Photo: Alumni Support Representatives Dale Trees and Sabine Kuenzel. Alumni support representatives will be out and about during July. Dale Trees will meet with the Fort Worth alumni group on Tuesday, July 9, at 7 p.m. in the La Hacienda Community Outreach Office, 4255 Bryant Irving Rd., Suite 109. The following week, Sabine Kuenzel will attend two East Texas alumni … Read More

Power Loss Cancels Dallas Alumni Meeting

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Slide for June Dallas Alumni Meeting

Due to power outages caused by Sunday’s severe storm in Dallas, the regular Tuesday night meeting of the La Hacienda alumni group there for June 11 has been cancelled. Officials estimate that power to the La Hacienda Community Outreach Office at 12700 Preston Rd, Ste. 260, Dallas, will not be restored until later this week. The normal meeting schedule will … Read More