Improve outcomes of vulnerable children, particularly those with single mothers, in New Mexico by supporting pro bono, high impact lawsuits and administrative cases to enforce policies such as equal pay, pregnancy fairness in the workplace, women’s access to healthcare and economic security
Support healthy school and neighborhood social change efforts by building the capacity of foundation grantees and partners to identify new partnerships that leverage alternative funding sources such as the government, private investors and financial institutions
Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity is a web-based, one-stop resource examining poverty’s connection to a host of issues like health, education, jobs, criminal justice, housing, transportation and more.
Instructor Bertha Gachupin helps student Brayden, age 5, with a class assignment at Walatowa Head Start. Eight instructors teach 68 students in the program, which complies with Head Start’s national standards.
Culturally inspired student artwork is displayed at Walatowa Head Start, a nationally-recognized preschool on the Jemez Pueblo. The tribal community is located an hour northwest of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Ready for School collaborates with community organizations, school districts and other stakeholders to engage and inform parents about early childhood education and to expand early learning opportunities.