Category Archives: Support

2017 Back to School Supply Drive

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Crossroads for Women is now accepting donations of back to school supplies for the women and children of our programs! Help the women we serve achieve their academic goals and provide the children of our programs with much needed supplies this year. NEEDED SCHOOL SUPPLIES: #1 NEED: BACKPACKS for all ages… Read more »

ABQ Evening Optimist Club Sponsors Spring Celebration at Crossroads

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Our Spring Celebration for clients and their children on April 8 was a huge success thanks to the ABQ Evening Optimist Club! Members of the Evening Optimist Club sponsored the event, providing delicious food and an egg hunt that included a surprise appearance from the Easter Bunny. Egg hunting baskets were donated by Girl Scouts… Read more »

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

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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 »