Upper Rogue Community Center opens doors to two story expansion

What began as one man’s dream became a reality for many when the Upper Rogue Community Center unveiled the long-awaited expansion on Friday, June 10. Although Steve Hauck, previous executive director, is now deceased, the memory of Hauck was on all minds as new director, David Abbott, swung open the doors to the 3,682 sq….

Steve Hauck

Stephen James Hauck, 55, died Sept. 23, 2010, at his residence in Shady Cove with his family at his side. He had been under the loving care of Dr. Kendall Michels and Providence Hospice with angels Marci and Joni. He was born in Ashland, Ore., on Mar.25, 1955, to John and Kathy (Weeks) Hauck. He…

Upper Rogue will miss Steve Hauck, URCC Executive Director

{gallery}/09_28_10/Hauck{/gallery} It is with deep sadness that Upper Rogue Community Center board members learned of the passing of Steve Hauck, executive director, on September 23 at approximately noon. Hauck spent his final hours at home with his brother and sister by his side. Former Board President Stan Johnson said, “It is a loss to the…

Fundraiser dinner for URCC Director Steve Hauck, Sept. 11

{gallery}/08_31_10/painting{/gallery} The concern and caring in the Upper Rogue is phenomenal. Whenever someone needs help, community members step forth to offer assistance. Recently a bank account was set up at PremierWest to contribute towards medical bills for Steve Hauck, Executive Director of the Upper Rogue Community Center. That helped— but Hauck could use more assistance…

Financial help needed for UR Community Center CEO as he faces dialysis,

Every once in a while, a person makes a huge impact in an organization and in the community. Steve Hauck, Executive Director of the Upper Rogue Community Center, is such a person. Hauck was hired about eight years ago and has since then implemented many new programs and furthered existing ones, according to Stan Johnson,…

Upper Rogue Community Center honors many caring citizens

Where there’s a will there’s a way, according to the old proverb. This proved to be true at the Upper Rogue Community Center’s Founder’s Day and Awards Dinner on October 24. Executive Director, Steve Hauck, was out of town attending the 2009 Oregon Public Transportation Conference but there was one award Hauck wanted to personally…

URCC has rental assistance funds

Federal Stimulus Funds are helping locally. The Upper Rogue Community Center received $3,000 in Federal Stimulus Funds for rental assistance, announced Executive Director Steve Hauck. The center is able to give qualified Upper Rogue residents one time assistance for up to $400. To receive help, the applicant must have applied but not necessarily have been…