Twenty-six organizations have been named by Albuquerque Business First as organizations making a difference in New Mexico. Las Cumbres Community Services is delighted to announce that it is among those being honored. An award luncheon and expo will be held in Albuquerque on September 17th from 10:30am to 1:30pm. The selected organizations were grouped in categories including Art and Culture and Humanities; Crisis Resources; Education; Environment and Animals; Family; Foundation; Health; Human Services; and Public and Societal Benefit.
Albuquerque Business First called for nominations from the public and applicants were evaluated by a group of leaders in the business community with extensive knowledge of New Mexico's philanthropic sector through professional experience, board service and other work. Las Cumbres placed in the category of Human Services, sharing the nomination with local agencies Adelante Development Center, Inc., Barrett Foundation, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central New Mexico, St. Martin's Hospitality, and The Food Depot.
The Nonprofit of the Year Awards Luncheon and Expo is being held at the Albuquerque Convention Center with networking and expo from 10:30am to 11:30am followed by the awards luncheon at 11:30am.
We are grateful to be included! And congratulate all the other nominees!