empowering Community action agencies in new mexico 

Implement Capacity Building

Provide Training and Technical Assistance

Conduct Community Services Block Grant Activities

Build Upon Regional, State and Federal Partnerships

about us

Leveraging Strategic Multi-Sector Collaboration

New Mexico Association of Community Partners is a statewide membership association for Community Action Agencies in New Mexico whose primary activities include helping those in crisis or facing financial hardship. Community action agency programs are designed to provide access, opportunities and resources to children, families and communities in crisis while ultimately achieving long-term economic self sufficiency.

We elevate the effectiveness Community Action Agencies and their missions through training, technical assistance, fundraising, capacity building, collaborating and building strong partnerships.

Each year our member community action agencies assist over 150,000 New Mexico residents.

 

Our Mission

To build and strengthen the Community Action Agencies of New Mexico through resource development and partnerships.

Our Vision

To achieve the collaborative vision for the reduction of poverty, the revitalization of low-income communities, and the empowerment of low-income families and individuals to become fully self-sufficient.

MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS

COUNTIES IN NEW MEXICO

PROGRAM SERVICES

New Mexico Association of Community Partners Board of Directors

Roger GONZALES

Director

Interim CEO of HELP-New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Dawn Hommer

Board Chair

CEO of Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico
Las Cruces, New Mexico

Sherra Hester

Secretary/Treasurer

Executive Director of Southeast New Mexico Community Action Corporation
Carlsbad, New Mexico

Dora Pacheco

Director

Executive Director of Eastern Plains Community Action Agency
Tucumcari, New Mexico

Nanette Pinckney

Director

CEO of Economic Council Helping Others (ECHO)
Farmington, New Mexico

Bill Silva

Director

Executive Director of Mid-West Community Action Program
Los Lunas, New Mexico

Carolyn VanderGiesen

Director

Executive Director of New Mexico Association of Community Partners
Albuquerque, New Mexico

New Mexico Association of Community Partners is a Proud Member of Community Action Partnership

New Mexico Association of Community Partners advocates on behalf of the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) network to provide assistance to states and local communities, working through a network of Community Action Agencies for the reduction of poverty, the revitalization of low-income communities, and the empowerment of low-income families and individuals to become fully self-sufficient.