Teach For America - New Mexico

Mailing Address: 303 South First Street, Gallup, NM 87301
County of Location: Cibola, Dona Ana, Luna, McKinley, Otero, San Juan
Phone: (505) 863-2887
NTEE Code: B- Education
Mission Statement:

One day, all children in the nation will have the opportunity to attain an excellent education.

Primary Programs:

Teach For America - New Mexico is playing a critical role in improving schools and communities. This year, a corps of nearly 100 of the nation’s top recent college graduates is working in under-served schools across New Mexico to ensure that students facing the challenges of poverty are given the educational opportunities they deserve. Our alumni are leaders in the classroom, in education more broadly, and across all sectors. Together, they are making educational equity a reality in New Mexico.

Teach for America was named 70 on Forbe's top 100 best places to work 2012.

Populations Served: Children and Youth, Latino/Hispanic, Low Income, Native American, Rural
Counties Served: Cibola, Dona Ana, Luna, McKinley, Otero, San Juan
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $1,000,000 - $4,999,999
Personnel: 10 to 29 FTE
Executive Director:

Nate Morrison, Interim

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS

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