The New Mexico Dream Team

The New Mexico Dream Team (NMDT)

The New Mexico Dream Team is a  statewide network committed to create power for multigenerational, undocumented, and mixed status families through trainings and leadership development. We work to engage our community and allies in becoming leaders using an intersectional, gender, and racial justice lens—to develop and implement an organizing and advocacy infrastructure for policy change fighting to dismantle systemic oppression. Website: www.nmdreamteam.org

 

El CENTRO de Igualdad y Derechos

EL CENTRO de Igualdad y Derechos

El CENTRO is a grassroots, Latino immigrant led organization based in Central New Mexico that works with Latino immigrant communities and allies to defend, strengthen, and advance the rights of our community. We envision a city, state and nation where immigrants can become a collective, conscious, free and powerful force dedicated to the promotion of human rights. Website: www.elcentronm.org

 

New Mexico Immigrant Law Center

New Mexico Immigrant Law Center

The mission of NMILC is to create a vibrant New Mexico where all people -regardless of immigration status- can achieve their full potential and are treated with dignity and respect. We believe in increasing civic engagement of the immigrant community and a transformative and equitable Justice System.          Website: www.nmilc.org

 

La Plaza De Encuentro

La Plaza De Encuentro

Encuentro provides adult educational re-engagement opportunities to low-­income Spanish speaking immigrants who struggle with chronic under­employment resulting from low English language literacy and limited formal education. Our core programs include English as a Second Language, Spanish GED, Computer Literacy, Citizenship and Financial Literacy. Encuentro’s role in the ListoNM Campaign is providing workforce development for immigrants who qualify for temporary work authorization through Administrative Relief, thus improving employability for low income immigrant workers and parents. Programs include: computer skills for workforce entry, workforce-based ESL, entrepreneurship training and Administrative Relief employer education. Website: www.encuentronm.org