Tag Archives: volunteers

National Volunteer Week Selfie Contest

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National Volunteer Week is April 23-29, 2017. Celebrate with us by participating in our Volunteer Appreciation Selfie Contest! Here’s how to enter: Download and print a Volunteer Selfie Sign Answer the prompt: “I make a difference as a volunteer by…”  Take a photo of yourself holding your sign Email your photo… 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 »

Holiday Food Box Fundraiser a Rambunctious Success

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Lisa Simpson, the beloved founder of Crossroads for Women, hosted a boisterous holiday bash and Christmas food box fundraiser last evening in her home.  In attendance were members of our Board of Directors, as well as members of the Fundraising Committee, volunteers, and various friends of Lisa’s. Attendees brought ingredients… Read more »

UNM Graduate Student Makes Big Difference in Crossroads Community

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Ashley Taylor’s journey with Crossroads for Woman began a little over a year ago. She wanted to volunteer at an organization that helped women; something that would supplement her studies in her graduate program at UNM in Education and Counseling. It was the stories she read about the women that… Read more »

Annual Halloween Party Unites CRFW Community

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Face painting, visiting, hugging, laughter, and of course, lots of candy, all made up Crossroads for Women’s annual Halloween party. Pizza 9 provided delicious food, Spirit Halloween store donated costumes, and many private donations made the party on October 26th possible. As per tradition of the last five years, The… Read more »

Crossroads For Women’s Annual Family BBQ: Raucous, Joyful, Family Reunion

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“It’s important to give everyone a new start,” Dan Snyder told me as he flipped burgers and grilled pork chops. Snyder was one of over twenty volunteers from New City Church who donated their time (and cooking skills!) during the Crossroads for Women Annual Family BBQ on June 29th. As… Read more »

Terrific Windstorm Fails to Dash Easter Enthusiasm

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WOW!  Despite a 70mph windstorm, we had a blast at this year’s Easter celebration! A heartfelt THANK YOU to all of our wonderful supporters & volunteers who helped make it happen: Soroptimists of Albuquerque The Evening Optimists of Albuquerque Sandra’s School of Dance Winslow Wood & Associates, Llc Kathleen Sanchez… Read more »