Concilio Campesino del Sudoeste (Concilio CDS)

Mailing Address: 1101 North Solano Drive, Las Cruces, NM 88001
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (575) 521-9814
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities, B- Education, J- Employment, Job Related, S- Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Mission Statement:

Concilio Campesino del Sudoeste, Inc. (Concilio CDS Inc.) mission is to eliminate poverty by providing access to quality civic engagement opportunities and serve our community with passion and commitment.

Primary Programs:

Concilio Campesino del Sudoeste Inc. (Concilio CDS Inc.) is a 501(c)3 private community-based not-for-profit organization that has been in existence since 1972 in southern New Mexico.

Concilio CDS Inc. has a service history in addressing needs in senior issues, health issues, social justice, and social services. Concilio CDS Inc. serves state-wide in New Mexico and its surrounding communities. The communities being served by Concilio CDS Inc. include areas that are federally designated as a Medically Underserved Areas. The population that we serve includes: seniors, youth, families, migrant/seasonal farm workers & their families, immigrants, and a large percent of people who are monolingual Spanish or bilingual.

There are various components under Concilio CDS Inc.’s umbrella of services. Organization’s community-based components include, but not limited to: AmeriCorps VISTA(Volunteer In Service To America); Senior Corps Component – Foster Grandparent & Senior Companion programs; Health Promotion; and Civic Engagement.

Populations Served: All Populations, Children and Youth, Elderly, Families, Immigrants, Latino/Hispanic, Low Income, Rural, Women and Girls
Counties Served: Statewide, Bernalillo, Dona Ana, Grant, Santa Fe
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $500,000 - $749,999
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Josefina Mata, MS, MPH, MBA

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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