Category Archives: Support

Crossroads Wins 2017 New Mexico Ethics in Business Award

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Samaritan Counseling Center of Albuquerque has announced the recipients of its 2017 New Mexico Ethics in Business Awards. Winning the Paul and LaDonna Hopkins Award for Excellence in Ethical Practice by a non-profit is Crossroads for Women! Thank you Samaritan Counseling for recognizing the value of integrity in human interaction… Read more »

The Joy of Harmonizing

CRFW   February 23, 2017   No Comments on The Joy of Harmonizing
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Accepting, finding changing, healing, building and harmonizing are threads woven in the programs at Crossroads for Women. Nora Kastelnik’s class, The Joy of Harmonizing is no exception. Nora a native of Seattle, Washington settled in Albuquerque fourteen years ago. Exhausted after years of failed relationships both with family and friends,… Read more »

There are many ways to help make holidays more festive for those in need

From left, Cecilia Pareja, Bri Gonzales and Martinique Sedillo, all St. Pius X students, and Annette Sedillo, right, Martinique’s mother, volunteer to wrap gifts for Gift Givers Anonymous at a wrapping party at Messiah Lutheran Church in Albuquerque. The gifts will go to needy people throughout the city. (Marla Brose/Albuquerque Journal)

  You can write a check or donate time or adopt a family. Agencies throughout the Albuquerque area are seeking volunteers and donations.The needs range from cold weather clothing to nonperishable foods, cleaning supplies and toiletries to housewares that help make a newly housed family feel more at home. Some… Read more »

Ninjas at Crossroads!

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One beautiful July morning, Crossroads for Women staff, volunteers, moms, kids and caregivers arrive at the two story adobe house that serves as the non-profit’s office space for a hearty, hot breakfast. As Family Services Specialist, Patty Pesantez, and several volunteers prepare eggs, tortillas, orange juice and piles of bacon,… Read more »

CREW NM Supports Women at Crossroads in Overcoming Employment Challenges

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On June 19th, 2014 Crossroads for Women partnered with CREW NM, Women in Commercial Real Estate, to facilitate a half day, vocational workshop for Maya’s Place and Crossroads clients. Held on the second floor of the downtown Wellsfargo bank, the workshop allowed participants to engage in mock interviews with CREW… Read more »

Gratitude Abounds: Reflecting on the Holidays

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As we, the staff and clients of Crossroads for Women, reflect on the positive emotions and experiences of this holiday season, one word sums it up for us: GRATITUDE. Our community supporters showered CRFW with generosity this year in a way that was truly beautiful, and we are happy to take this opportunity to thank… Read more »