General News

Dallas Library Gives Homeless Their Own Podcast

Rashad Dickerson is a college student, a homeless man, a convicted felon and, now, the host of his own podcast devoted to exploring homelessness, produced at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in downtown Dallas, where the 26-year-old is a frequent visitor and a liaison between the library and its homeless customers.

Elections Highlight May Board of Directors Meeting

Elections of new officers for 2014-15 highlighted the May 13-14 meetings of the Amigos Library Services Board of Directors. Elected were Carla Stoffle, Tucson, AZ, Chair; Steven Potter, Independence, MO, Vice Chair; Gretchen McCord, Elgin, TX, Secretary; and Craig Stephenson, Ponca City, OK, Treasurer.

Viewpoint from the Chair - June 2014

As I conclude my term as Chair of the Amigos Board of Directors, it seems appropriate to express my thanks to all who have made this year so memorable for me.