HELP - New Mexico

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Program Information
NTEE Code: 
A- Arts, Culture and Humanities
B- Education
J- Employment, Job Related
K- Agriculture, Food, Nutrition
P- Human Services
R- Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
S- Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Mission Statement: 

HELP - New Mexico exists to create self-sufficiency and provide economic opportunities to strengthen families throughout New Mexico.


Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) - The Child and Adult Care Food Program was created to provide cash reimbursements to family child care providers for the cost of providing nutritious meals and snacks to the children for whom they care.

Workforce Development Division (WDD) - Through the WIA-Youth Program HELP-NM serves youth age 14-21 in twelve counties throughout New Mexico. WDD provides employment education, occupational skills and job training, class room training, financial literacy, rental assistance.

The Child Development Division of HELP-New Mexico, Inc. serves approximately 555 children, birth to five years of age, in five counties of southern New Mexico (Hidalgo, Luna, Dona Ana, Otero and Sierra). Comprehensive child development and family services are provided through the Head Start Program.

Bienvenidos Building Bridges Initiative a.k.a. Compassion Capital Fund - Training, which consists of workshops, training seminars, electronic and print media to teach basic concepts of good management, effective service provision, and working with the community.

Technical Assistance - one-on-one , face-to-face training that takes place between one mentor or expert and one organization, an event that may include staff, leadership, boards of directors, and/or volunteers, according to a plan for assistance worked out between the mentor/TA and the principals of the organization. Small subAwards used to pay for activities/supplies that help build the agency's capacity.

Populations Served: 
All Populations
Counties Served: 
Year Founded: 
Annual Budget: 
$5,000,000 or more
100 or more FTE
Executive Director: 
Rita Garcia-McManus (interim ED)
Board and Volunteer Positions: 
Accepts inquiries about volunteering
Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: 
Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS
Types of Services Offered: 
Direct Services

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Last Updated Date: 
Jul 15 2015

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