New Tax Advantages for Donors

New Tax Advantages for Donors

On March 27, 2020, the U.S. House and Senate passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. There are 3 big changes that you should be aware of. As always, we recommend that you talk to your tax professional for more information.   Cash Gifts –...
Memorial Day Picnic for Shelter Guests

Memorial Day Picnic for Shelter Guests

In observance of Memorial Day, we had a picnic at one of our temporary community center shelters. All of the food was cooked by one of the Pathways Navigators Guillermina Osoria. This is just one of the many things the Pathways Navigators have done for our shelter...
300 Hygiene Kits for Unsheltered Individuals

300 Hygiene Kits for Unsheltered Individuals

Our ABQ StreetConnect team along with outreach team assistance from HopeWorks, Albuquerque Healthcare for the Homeless, and First Nations Community HealthSource have distributed 300 hygiene kits to unsheltered individuals around Albuquerque. We are grateful to the...
ABQ StreetConnect Works Through COVID-19

ABQ StreetConnect Works Through COVID-19

Despite the COVID-19 outbreak our ABQ StreetConnect team has continued to help people experiencing homelessness throughout Albuquerque who are the highest utilizers of emergency services.  The team has been continuing to provide assistance to clients on a personal...
Heading Home Needs Your Help

Heading Home Needs Your Help

During this COVID-19 Outbreak, our shelters are remaining open and active while other supportive services for our clients served through outreach and those who are housed will continue at a reduced level. If you are at home and are looking for ways to support us, look...
COVID-19 Update from Heading Home CEO Dennis R. Plummer

COVID-19 Update from Heading Home CEO Dennis R. Plummer

Heading Home is part of a concerted effort to mitigate COVID-19 infection.  Our primary aim is to keep both our clients and staff safely supported at this time, and to ensure that protocols are in place should anyone need testing, self-monitoring isolation, or...
AOC Guests Get Eye Exams

AOC Guests Get Eye Exams

University of New Mexico medical students gave free eye exams and glasses to more than 20 AOC guests in February. They were with the Community Vision Project, which trains first-year students through hands-on engagement with diverse populations. The students were just...
APD Police Cadets Volunteer at AOC

APD Police Cadets Volunteer at AOC

Thank you to the Albuquerque Police Department Cadet Class 121 Team 1! This group spent a Saturday morning doing a deep clean of the Albuquerque Opportunity Center and our outreach vans. We appreciate you and your willingness to help while learning about homelessness...
Volunteers Organize Valentine’s Day Party at AOC

Volunteers Organize Valentine’s Day Party at AOC

Thank you to this incredible group of volunteers who threw a special Valentine’s Day party for our Albuquerque Opportunity Center guests. The handmade valentines and homemade desserts were amazing! We’re grateful to Heart to Heart for sharing some love with us!  If...