New Mexico Appleseed

Mailing Address: 600 Central Avenue SE #200, Albuquerque, NM 87102
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 903-3086
NTEE Code: K- Agriculture, Food, Nutrition
Mission Statement:

New Mexico Appleseed creates systemic solutions to poverty in New Mexico.

Primary Programs:

New Mexico Appleseed works on hunger, homelessness, child abuse and poverty on the reservations. We work with stakeholders to craft and implement policies that provide practical and cost effective solutions to poverty. Our work includes writing the country's first Breakfast After the Bell law that feeds over 65,000 children each morning, creating the first Summer Food Fellowship that provides a summer job, college credit and the opportunity to end child hunger by serving summer food in low income areas, and the Keeping Families Together program that uses housing as a tool to end child neglect and abuse.

Populations Served: All Populations, African-American, Children and Youth, Families, Homeless, Latino/Hispanic, Low Income, Native American, Rural, Urban
Counties Served: Statewide
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $250,000 - $499,999
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Jennifer Ramo

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico
Types of Services Offered: Advocacy, Direct Services


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