Author Archives: CRFW

Volunteers Revitalize 805 Tijeras Location

Transformation stories warm the heart, celebrate success, and provide hope for the future. And thanks to the work we do here at Crossroads for Women, every day we get to participate and aid in the transformation of remarkable women working to break the cycle of homelessness and incarceration and build healthy lives for themselves… Read more »

Top In-Kind Donation Needs – Feb. 2018

Interested in donating in-kind good to Crossroads for Women? Here is a list of our top donation needs this month: non-perishable food basic cell phones with chargers (we do not accept technology that pre-dates 2008) white-noise machines wireless door bell mops and mop heads vacuum cleaners gift cards (Smith’s, Walmart,… Read more »

2017 Holiday Wishes Come True Thanks to Donor Support

Every holiday season we reach out to local businesses. organizations and community members  to help provide food boxes, wish lists, and holiday events for our clients and their children. In 2017 our supporters donated over 200 food boxes, over 500 gifts, and two holiday celebrations for the women we serve…. Read more »

Rosa Johnson Visits Crossroads for Women

Rosa Johnson, niece and archivist of Dr. Maya Angelou, made a special trip to Albuquerque in December 2017. During her trip Ms. Johnson shared memories and stories about her aunt with the Crossroads for Women clients and staff and the Albuquerque community. She also dedicated our new Maya’s Place location in the northeast heights… Read more »

2017 Albuquerque Homeless Persons’ Memorial Vigil to be held December 21

Join the Albuquerque community for the 2017 Albuquerque Memorial Vigil and Silent March to remember those who have experienced homelessness and lost their lives this year. Hosted by New Mexico Coalition to End Homelessness. Albuquerque Memorial Vigil and Silent March – Thursday, December 21 12:30pm – Meet at the Albuquerque… Read more »

Shop to Support Crossroad for Women this Holiday Season

The holiday season brings a plethora of festive community gatherings, family parties, and a whole lot of shopping. Whether you’re purchasing groceries for a traditional holiday meal or buying your aunt a quirky holiday gift, you can support Crossroads for Women when you shop at Smith’s Food and Drug and AmazonSmile…. Read more »

Maya Angelou Book Drive: Nov. 17 – Dec. 1

Maya Angelou Book Drive: November 17 – December 1 This year we are celebrating our 20th year of serving women who are emerging from incarceration and/or homelessness. Crossroads currently provides services to over 100 women and their children. Maya Angelou has been, for many years, a source of comfort to our clients. As… Read more »

Junior League of Albuquerque Sponsors Annual Halloween Party for Clients

On October 28, 2017 the Junior League of Albuquerque sponsored the Crossroads for Women annual client Halloween party. We’ve enjoyed a wonderful partnership with the Junior League for many years and this year’s Halloween party definitely did not disappoint. Prior to the event, the Junior League collected donations of Halloween costumes for… Read more »