OUR NON-PROFIT PARTNERS

The organizations listed on this page accept vehicle donations to support their work in our community. These groups are truly making a difference in the lives of our friends and neighbors in New Mexico. If you don't see your favorite charity, check back often as we are continually adding new partners.

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95.5 KHFM CLASSICAL PUBLIC RADIO

The station provides classical music to New Mexican audiences on the air and online. KHFM promotes live music, the performing, and visual arts, and arts continuing education in New Mexico, as well as New Mexico arts and artists worldwide. KHFM is the oldest continually operating dedicated classical programming station is the nation--and the youngest public one!

ABQ ADULT LEARNING CENTER

ABQ Adult Learning Center provides Adult Basic Education and High School Equivalency preparation classes. Students in the program will have access to small class sizes with day & evening hours, one-on-one tutoring, an individualized learning plan, resume preparation, and job search assistance.

ANIMAL PROTECTION OF NEW MEXICO

Our organization advocates for animals by effecting systemic change, working towards the humane treatment of all animals. This includes active support of local and state legislation towards the prevention of animal cruelty, as well as public awareness campaigns designed to teach students and communities across New Mexico about the ongoing threats to animals. 

ASSISTANCE DOGS OF THE WEST

Assistance Dogs of the West (ADW) builds successful working partnerships between clients and dogs that empower people and open doors to new opportunities.

AUTO ANGELS NM

Auto Angles NM is a 501c3 charity automotive startup that offers a variety of services. Their goal is to create a sustainable community service that takes the anxiety out of automobile ownership. They have been operating as a mobile service helping many in the community with auto repair, service, advice, vehicle loans, etc. Join their cause, make a difference in the community, and help others!

BEDS4KIDZ

Beds4kidz is a New Mexico nonprofit organization focused on donating beds and linens to local families in need. Those that benefit include families who need hospital beds, those that are just coming out of homelessness, or those that just genuinely need help getting on their feet

BERNALILLO COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT RETIREES ASSOCIATION

Bernalillo County Fire Department Retirees Association (BCFDRA) was formed in 2013 to protect and advise on issues concerning the interests, rights and welfare of firefighters who have honorably retired from the Bernalillo County Fire Department.

BETHEL STOREHOUSE

Our Mission for Bethel Community Storehouse is to be a Christ-centered non-profit mission providing food, clothing and more for those in need in the Estancia Valley area of central New Mexico.

AMERICAN LEGION NEW MEXICO BOYS STATE

The organization's mission is to train youth to be the future leaders of America. Boys State is made up of young men from all across the state who have just completed their junior year of high school, going into their senior year. They are selected to attend Boys’ State by their designated schools based on their leadership and character.

CASA Q

Casa Q provides safe living options and services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth, and allies who are at risk of or experiencing homelessness. Allies are those who typically do not identify as LGBTQ, but support and fight to end the injustices that occur to those who do.

CLN KIDS

Serving New Mexico families for almost 30 years, CLN Kids understands the need for quality early childhood education, support services and housing. Working with generous donors like you, CLNkids helps provide our most vulnerable homeless families the opportunity to grow, thrive and advocate for social change necessary to break the cycle of homelessness.

COMMUNITY LINK ABQ

Community Link ABQ has the mission of linking caring communities with resources to meet pressing needs. The organization supports volunteerism by operating a volunteer hotline which helps people link their passions to volunteer opportunities. Community Link ABQ also hosts participants from job development programs such as Career Link, Temporary Assistant to Needy Families, and Goodwill. 

COTTONWOOD CATS SANCTUARY

Cottonwood Cats Sanctuary's intention is to create a comfortable and safe, permanent or temporary, refuge for beloved felines. Our mission is to: Provide a permanent home for cats who have outlived their human caretakers/owners; Provide a permanent home for geriatric cats (10 years and older) who have failed to be adopted at other local shelters; Provide a temporary safe haven for cats owned by domestic violence victims in crisis; Provide a temporary refuge for cats whose humans are military personnel deployed overseas or on extended temporary duty (TDY).

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCE CENTER

Empower Victims and Engage the Community to Break the Cycle of domestic Violence. All of our service are safe, confidential, culturally-sensitive and free. DVRC provides victim advocacy, case management, and counseling service to adult and child victims of domestic violence. Helping out clients become economically empowered, self-sufficient and begin living violence free lives. We work individually with clients in order to connect and provide wrap around community and social services.

THE EAST MOUNTAIN HIGH SCHOOL FOUNDATION

The East Mountain High School Foundation, partners with East Mountain High School and the community to create exceptional public educational opportunities. Our donors and volunteers contribute resources that enable the school to achieve its mission of preparing each student to succeed in college and beyond.

FAMILY PROMISE OF ALBUQUERQUE

Family Promise of Albuquerque is a local affiliate of a national organization. Nationally, Family Promise has been providing shelter for families experiencing homelessness for over 25 years and has 182 affiliates. Family Promise of Albuquerque has been here for 11 years and has provided shelter for over 400 families. Family Promise of Albuquerque has about a 70 percent success rate of helping families find housing within 90 days of entering our shelter program — Interfaith Hospitality Network.

FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH - UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST

A progressive, inclusive with a long history of social justice action, and outreach in the community.

GERARD'S HOUSE FOR GRIEVING CHILDREN

The organization provides grief and loss support for families who have experienced the death of someone important in their lives. Gerard's house is a safe, caring place for all grieving children ages 3-20, family and the immigrant communities.

HEADING HOME

Heading Home is a New Mexico non-profit that provides shelter and housing services to people experiencing homelessness. We envision experiences of homelessness as rare, short-lived and non-recurring.

JOY JUNCTION

Joy Junction is a 501(c)(3) faith-based church ministry that offers emergency and short-term essentials such as food, clothing, counseling, transportation, shelter to homeless women, children, and families throughout Albuquerque. Our guests can also receive an array of other services for their spiritual and emotional needs. We believe in giving the homeless a Hand Up, not a handout, to help them get back on their feet.

KERES CHILDRENS LEARNING CENTER

The Keres Children’s Learning Center (KCLC) is a not-for-profit educational organization that supports Cochiti Pueblo children and families in maintaining, strengthening, and revitalizing their heritage language of Keres. We are a Montessori school that uses the Cochiti Keres language for daily instruction across all areas of learning, beginning with children ages 3-6 years old. We are located on the Pueblo de Cochiti reservation in New Mexico.

KSFR SANTA FE PUBLIC RADIO

KSFR broadcasts programs that reflect the independent, thoughtful perspectives of the community, as well as those of other critical thinkers around the world. You'll hear opinions that from all sides of an issue. The station also pays special attention to local New Mexico musicians whose talent often find an appreciative audience among KSFR listeners.

LOVING THUNDER THERAPEUTIC RIDING

We are proud to say that we are the ONLY PATH,Intl PREMIER ACCREDITED CENTER in New Mexico. PATH, Intl (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship) is a worldwide organization dedicated to establishing centers with the highest quality of standards in the industry. As an all-volunteer organization we depend on your participation either by contribution or by volunteering to help. Our goal is to help all individuals who want to learn to ride a horse be successful, no matter what their challenges in life might be. We serve both the veteran population as well as the developmental, physically, or mentally challenged individuals of our community. Riding instruction is performed by certified PATH, Intl. instructors who create customized lessons structured for the individual, offering whatever supports are needed to insure the riders are successful. While they are learning to ride, they are reducing the effects of PTSD, increasing mobility, gaining independence and self-confidence, and improving their overall health all through the magic of a horse.

MANDYS FARM

Mandy’s Farm is a nonprofit organization that assists individuals with Developmental Disabilities to achieve goals by structuring a positive, purposeful and caring environment for living, learning, and working in the community.

MANZANO HIGH SCHOOL ROYAL GUARD MARCHING BAND

Manzano High School Band Boosters support the activities of the Manzano High School Royal Guard Band year-round. The MHS music program also includes Color Guard, Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Jazz Bands and a percussion class.  Dedicated parents and volunteers work hundreds of hours during marching season and concert season to transport equipment, chaperone, maintain uniforms, plan events, and raise funds.

NEW MEXICO CANCER CENTER FOUNDATION

The New Mexico Cancer Center Foundation's programs and resources provide help and hope to adult patients and their families to help them through a difficult time. They try to help families focus less on financial stress and more on health and recovery.

NEW MEXICO COALITION OF SEXUAL ABUSE PROGRAMS

NMCSAP leads the state’s efforts to reduce sexual abuse and sexual violence by providing training and technical assistance to service providers, law enforcement officers, prosecutors, medical practitioners, and mental health professionals.

NEW MEXICO KIDS MATTER

New Mexico Kids Matter is part of a complex system created to protect our children. When the state steps in to protect a child’s safety because the people responsible for protecting them have not, a judge appoints a trained volunteer to make independent and informed recommendations to the court. That volunteer is a CASA-Court Appointed Advocate. New Mexico Kids Matter is the only volunteer advocacy group working in the court system that provides a caring, consistent adult focused on the well-being of a single child in foster care.

NOT FORGOTTEN OUTREACH

Not Forgotten Outreach is dedicated to motivating military Veterans and Gold Star families of fallen Warriors to participate in recreational and/or therapeutic activities in order to facilitate the healing process.

PAWS AND STRIPES

Paws and Stripes is a nonprofit organization providing service dogs for wounded military providing service dogs for wounded military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury through integrating service dog training and education.www.pawsandstripes.org

PAWS TO PEOPLE

Paws to People believes that by helping each other, dogs and humans can guide research that will unlock the secrets to the 400 diseases both share. They want to defeat catastrophic diseases like dementia, epilepsy, cancer and diabetes. Translational/Comparative studies research (and its connection to both people and pets) is critical if we dare to dream of a world where these catastrophic diseases no longer have the power to cut short the lives of our children, our parents, and our pets. Your help is needed!

PEGASUS LEGAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN

Pegasus Legal Services for Children' mission is to provide comprehensive, high-quality legal services to the most vulnerable children and youth in New Mexico. Most of the clients that are served have suffered extreme hardships such as abuse and neglect. 

PHI KAPPA THETA FOUNDATION

It is the mission of the Phi Kappa Theta National Foundation to enhance the quality of the educational, spiritual and fraternal programs of the National Fraternity and its local chapters, by providing funding for those programs, and offering guidance as to their implementation.

PLACITAS COMMUNITY LIBRARY

The Placitas Community Library is a grassroots effort to establish a permanent library in Placitas. We engage the community by bringing residents together to participate in establishing and maintaining the library and its collections. We believe that our library contributes positively to the development of community pride and spirit.

QUINTESSENCE

With three decades of entertaining and inspiring audiences in the Albuquerque area, Quintessence, Choral Artists of the Southwest continues to provide audiences with opportunities to hear a wide array of traditional and eclectic choral music delivered throughout the year with professionalism and a dose of quirkiness. 

SANCTUARY AT ABQ

The Sanctuary at ABQ is an organization dedicated to organic farming, urban-repurposing, and green technologies. We meet the needs of our communities, by developing social enterprises which create sustainable access to organic foods and affordable housing, specifically for veterans and seniors.

SIBERIAN HUSKY RESCUE OF NEW MEXICO

Siberian Husky Rescue of New Mexico is an all-volunteer, rescue organization devoted to rescuing, rehabilitating, and finding new, permanent, loving homes for Siberian huskies, and often, husky mixes that have ended up neglected, abused, or unwanted.

SILVER HORIZONS NEW MEXICO

Silver Horizons' "Safe and Surviving at Home" program is entirely focused on helping the lowest-income seniors meet their basic needs, have access to nutrition, and maintain a decent standard of living. Silver Horizons provides critical help to: Seniors in danger of having utilities shut off; Seniors who otherwise would have to leave their homes because of changing health needs; Seniors who simply do not have enough food to eat.

ST. ANTHONY'S CARING FOUNDATION

St. Anthony’s Caring Foundation fulfills two essential roles for clients. Caretakers who attend to various home and individual care needs, and companions who attend to their spiritual and emotional needs. Trained companions visit with clients for one hour of “compassionate listening.” The program is completely non-sectarian, serving all eligible clients within the greater Albuquerque area, including Los Lunas, Belen, and other areas.

STEELBRIDGE

Since 1954, we have been a source of hope for our neighbors in crisis: the addicted, homeless, hungry, and abused. We provide food, shelter, clothing, counseling, residential programs, and other resources that offer men and women the opportunity to transform their lives.

TALKING TALONS YOUTH LEADERSHIP

Talking Talons Youth Leadership (TTYL), established in 1988, is a non-profit, wildlife and environmental education and youth development organization. Our programs develop skills in leadership, communication, listening, public speaking, team building, peer-to-peer education, mentorship and job skills.

TOOTSIE'S VISION

Tootsie's Vision is dedicated to helping blind dogs find safe and happy homes, obtain needed medical care and enjoy stimulating surroundings. With the support of members, community organizations, grantor programs and business partners, we hope to build Tootsie's Vision into a positive force, strongly advocating for blind dogs in the Southwest and throughout the country.

TRANSGENDER RESOURCE CENTER OF NEW MEXICO

Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico (TGRCNM) is only agency in NM that exists solely to serve transgender people, their families and loved ones. Through a mixture of services and advocacy we are working to improve the lives of our community members.

TRUCKERS FINAL MILE

Our mission to to reunite North American truck drivers and their family in times of crisis.

UNDER HIS CONSTRUCTION

This organization's mission is to provide housing, education, and career development opportunities to the underserved. They work with those afflicted with addiction and whom society deems to be lost causes by offering a second chance to at-risk men and women who would otherwise be lost to drugs, institutions or death with the end goal of a successful reintegration back to society.

THE WHEELS MUSEUM

The Wheels Museum is a 501(c)3 organization in the Albuquerque Rail Yards dedicated to collecting, preserving and creating educational exhibits about the history of transportation in Albuquerque and New Mexico with emphasis on the impact on the development of the area. Our collections embrace the history of the railroads, the impact of the rail yards on Albuquerque, as well as automobiles, horse and wagon, and other modes of transportation.

WILDLIFE WEST NATURE PARK

This 122-acre park provides a glimpse into the wild side of New Mexico for locals and visitors alike, but it’s so much more than an interactive zoo. The park is where animals who have been in accidents or rescued from an inhumane environment, find their "forever homes" when they are no longer able to live independently in the wild. 

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