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WATCH: Ruby Corado steps down as head of Casa Ruby

Corado says in a Facebook video that she made the decision to step downs several weeks ago.

Ruby Corado, the founder and executive director of Casa Ruby, has stepped down, handing the reins of the organization over to Alexis Blackmon, who will serve as the organization’s interim Executive Director.

It was reported earlier this week that Casa Ruby had lost more than $800,000 in district funding.

Watch Corado’s Facebook Live announcement below. Her resignation and introduction of Blackmon starts at roughly the 3-minute mark.

Update“I don’t want to be a distraction” — Ruby Corado hands reins of Casa Ruby over to Alexis Blackmon

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