Albuquerque Oasis

Mailing Address: PO Box 35518, Albuquerque, NM 87176
Additional Address:

3301 Menaul Boulevard NE, Suite 18, Albuquerque, NM (physical location)

County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 884-4529
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities, B- Education, E- Health Care, T- Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Mission Statement:

The Oasis Albuquerque mission is to promote successful aging through a three-pronged approach: lifelong learning, healthy living and social engagement. Offering challenging programs in the arts, humanities, wellness and volunteer service, Oasis creates opportunities for older adults to continue their personal growth and meaningful service to the community.

Primary Programs:

Lifelong Learning Program offers more than 400 topics annually in the arts, humanities, current events, health and wellness, as well as travel. Short-term classes are taught by academics and professionals in the local community.

Volunteer Intergenerational Tutoring Program in association with ABQ Public Schools, Bernalillo and the Rio Rancho School District. Volunteers are trained as reading mentors for students K-4 who are below appropriate reading level. Volunteer reading mentors commit to meeting with identified students for one hour, one day a week following the school schedule.

Veterans History Project, a volunteer oral history project that is part of a Library of Congress initiative. Volunteers are trained to do oral testimonies of veterans.

Populations Served: Children and Youth, Elderly, Veterans
Counties Served: Bernalillo, Sandoval
Year Founded:

1991

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

Kathleen Raskob

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS
EIN:

32-0081580

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