June 30, 2013

Family Voices Announces the Winner and Honorable Mentions in the 2013 Father’s Day Contest!

Family Voices Announces the Winner and Honorable Mentions in the 2013 Father’s Day Contest!


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Albuquerque, New Mexico, July 1, 2013. Family Voices Announces the winner and honorable mentions in the 2013 Father's Day Contest. Entrants were asked to share what ‘FATHER' means to them, using one word or phrase for each of the letters in the word ‘F-A-T-H-E-R.' Voting was done by the general public, with 65 people casting their votes! The winner will receive a $75 gift card from Target.

Thank you so much to everyone who entered, and to all of the judges, for taking your time to participate with Family Voices and celebrate all the fathers of children and youth with special needs and/or disabilities. Your dedication means everything!

Congratulations to our winner, and honorable mention entrants:

The Winner: Sara Kleipe
This family will receive a $75 gift card from Target.

F = Forever in our hearts;
A = Always there when we need him;
T = Teaching us life lessons;
H = Helping us grow into strong adults;
E = Endless smiles;
R = Revealing the meaning of unconditional love.

1st Place Honorable Mention: Natilie Wooldridge

F = Forever there for us;
A = Always thinking of the big picture;
T = Together as a family is how we roll;
H = He wants the best for his girls;
E = Everyday he is advocating for the family;
R = Real life, real man

2nd Place Honorable Mention: Tina Persels

F = Fun;
A = Awesome;
T = Tall;
H = Hero;
E = Everything;
R = Right for me.

3rd Place Honorable Mention: Steven Agoratus

F = Fabulous. Being my daughter's father is;
A = Amazing. My daughter's ability to learn and grow everyday;
T = Thanks. I give thanks for my daughter everyday;
H = Hero. My daughter displays courage every day and is my hero;
E = Extraordinary. My daughter is an extraordinary person;
R = Remarkable. My daughter's ability to take on the world is remarkable.

All entrants will receive a complimentary one-year membership to Family Voices. Thank you again to everyone who participated in Family Voices' Father's Day Contest!