Government Agency or Public School:
New Mexico Corrections Department
Dates Volunteer is Needed:
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity:
This is a great opportunity for retired educators to invest in the lives of the incarcerated and prepare them for reentry back into the communities throughout the State. Volunteers can help with tutoring, teaching and facilitating new classes at any of the 11 facilities and two reentry centers in the State. The days and times are flexible. Volunteer training and a NCIC background check are required.
Human Resources/Leadership Development
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project:
When volunteers invest in the lives of the incarcerated not only are the inmates impacted, but their empowerment then impacts their families and their communities. Their lives are changed and they are equipped to be better neighbors in their communities.
Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: