HELP - New Mexico exists to create self-sufficiency and promote economic opportunities to strengthen families throughout New Mexico
WALMART FOUNDATION AWARDS HELP-NM $40,000
HELP-NM has been selected by the Walmart Foundation to implement the:
The Power of Women Project. This Project will provide low-income single mothers in Rio Arriba, McKinley, San Miguel and Dona Ana Counties assistance through a combination of skill training, remediation/ basic literacy skills, life skills, case management, career exploration, job search and post completion support. The design willexpand the educational opportunities for low income women and establish a program that will enable acquisition of basic life skills and allow them to secure training, enabling them to become more employable, productive and responsible citizens. We believe continuity of education, fostering advocacy for women’s programs and equality is key to improving the lives of our participants.
During this event, HELP-NM received a check presentation from the Walmart Foundation representatives Casey Baldwin, Project Director and John Jeffries, Store Manager at the REDI Conference & Workforce Summit at the Ohkay Conference Center at Ohkay Owingeh, NM 87566.
Please contact Annaliza Gourneau at: 575-650-0132 for more information about HELP-NM’s Power of Women project or visit www.helpnm.com or call 575-532-1736.
HELP-New Mexico, Inc., established in 1965, has been providing services and empowering over 816,000 individuals and families throughout New Mexico for over 50 years. Our services have included adult education, job training, early childhood development and education, youth development and care, self-help housing construction, rural health clinics, land development, job placement, literacy training, affordable housing, nutritious meals, and family counseling.