Tres Semillas Foundation

Mailing Address: PO Box 1040, Abiquiu, NM 87510
County of Location: Rio Arriba
Phone: (505) 685-4430
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities, B- Education, C- Environment, K- Agriculture, Food, Nutrition, O- Youth Development, W- Public, Society Benefit, Y- Mutual/Membership Benefit Organizations, Other
Mission Statement:

Created in 2007, Tres Semillas Foundation, Inc. oversees the creation of a centrally-located collection of community resources supporting local needs such as economic development, child care, education, and preservation of the land and local traditions.

Primary Programs:

1. Art Gallery - Supporting the strong arts community, a gallery will provide economic opportunity for local artists in a prime location in the heart of Abiquiu across from Bode's Mercantile.

2. Northern Youth Project - In alignment with local agricultural traditions, part of the Tres Semillas property is being dedicated to agriculture, a project being undertaken by teen members of Northern Youth Project. Leadership and collaboration opportunities are developed through inviting partnership with local agricultural organizations, farms, and vineyards. Respect for the land and water will be developed through learning crop rotation, acequia use and care, seed saving, and raising, harvesting, and preserving crops. Business opportunities will be explored through crop choices and farmer's market sales. This project is led by a woman who combines her degree in Art, Child Development, and Culture with a passion for taking care of the land, restoring people's connection with food, land, and water.

3. Future home of a collective of nonprofit organizations offering services needed in the community. Collaboration among multiple organizations allows nonprofits to minimize overhead and focus more resources on delivering high-quality services.

Populations Served: All Populations, Asian-American, Children and Youth, Elderly, Families, Immigrants, Latino/Hispanic, Low Income, Men and Boys, Native American, Rural, Women and Girls
Counties Served: Rio Arriba
Year Founded:

2007

Annual Budget: $24,999 or less
Personnel: All Volunteer
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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