An Albuquerque woman has been named New Mexico’s Mother of the Year.
American Mothers Inc. has selected Michelle Schroff for the prestigious award.
She is the founder of two non-profit organizations that help children and young adults.
Over the past three years, Schroff has mentored more than 150 young women who are victims of abuse.
She also has ten children, six of them are adopted.
Schroff will be honored in Washington D.C. next month where the National Mother of the Year will be named.