Additional Upcoming Events

Anna, Age Eight - a deeper discussion: Real solutions, real time, real action.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Nonprofit Board Orientation Program Recurring Event
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Executive Director Learning Circle - Building Our Web: Community and Collaboration
Thu, 15 Nov 2018
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Nonprofit Community Events and Announcements

Santa Fe Housing Action Coalition: Community Survey

Do You Work in Santa Fe? We want to Hear From You? Please take a few minutes to complete Santa Fe Housing Action Coalition's survey about housing needs in Santa Fe - The survey is available in both English and Spanish.

We are looking for responses from local residents and commuters who work in Santa Fe to help us learn more about housing needs and commuting habits and costs. The survey will be open until October 31, 2018. Follow the link at the end of the survey to be entered to win prizes from local businesses. Take the survey at

For more information, contact or go to:

Nonprofit Board Webinars with Jean Block


New Mexico nonprofit consultant, Jean Block, presents a series of webinars addressing board development and fundraising. Each session is 90 minutes and you can invite your staff and board to attend for one price.

  • October 25 - 60+ Great FUNdraising Ideas in 90 Minutes
  • November 15 - Connecting Successfully with Sponsors and Underwriters
  • December  20 - Year End FUNdraising Ideas - Ways to Enhance Your Donor Campaigns

Sessions will be fast-paced and filled with practical ideas you can put to use immediately.


Cost: $325 per session, regardless of how many guests you include at your site.

To Register: Email Jean Block at When payment is received you'll get sign in information prior to the session.

Register online,, or 505-986-8518 ext. 112.

Solace Crisis Treatment Center's 46th Anniversary Tailgate Community Celebration

Saturday, October 27, 2018

1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

3229 Rodeo Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87507

Calling All Nonprofits In Santa Fe County


Solace Crisis Treatment Center's (formerly Santa Fe Rape Crisis Treatment Center) 46th Anniversary Tailgate Community Party

You are cordially invited to join Solace Crisis Treatment Center on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Santa Fe Rodeo Faigrounds for a Tailgate Community Party. Come and celebrate Solace's Creative Adventures In Community.

This fulfilled family event will feature Music, a Speed Art Auction, a Raffle, Empowering Speakers, Fun for the Kids, tabling opportunities for Nonprofit and Civic Organizations!!! And you can wear your favorite football team's jersey while grilling your favorite foods!!!!!

If your nonprofit organization would like to reserve space and celebrate w

Free and Open To The General Public

Upaya: THE EASE & JOY OF MORNINGS: An Introductory Meditation Retreat led by Maia Duerr

October 28, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Upaya Zen Center
1404 Cerro Gordo Road
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Have you ever wanted to experience a silent meditation retreat? Here is your chance to do so in a beautiful, supportive, and welcoming atmosphere. Ease and Joy is designed to introduce you to the art of zazen. It is an ideal entryway for beginners and even experienced meditators who want a refresher course on this “dharma gate of joy and ease” as described by Zen Master, Dogen-Zenji. Maia Duerr introduces basic temple forms and etiquette as practiced at Upaya. She teaches you how to establish and maintain a comfortable sitting posture, focus on your breath, and engage in walking meditation. All levels of experience are invited to come and support one another in developing mental clarity and deeper awareness which can be applied to everyday life.

Cost / How to register: By donation, but please register to assure your place.
Register online,, or 505-986-8518 ext. 112.


Playschool of the Arts for Kids: Dia De Los Muertos Concert

Sunday, October 28, 2018


The Lensic, 211 West San Francisco Street

The 1st Dia De Los Muertos Mariachi Benefit Concert will be held at the Lensic Performing Arts Center on October 28, 2pm. Guests will enjoy traditional Mexican music by Lone Piñon, dance performances by Ballet Folklorico de Santa Fe, and mariachi music by Mariachi Sonidos Del Monte. Tickets range in price from $20-$40 and all proceeds benefit Playschool of the Arts For Kids.


Cost / How to register:

Esperanza Shelter 1st Annual Craft Fair and Vendor Show

November 3, 2018

10am to 4pm

3300 Calle Maria Luisa


Holiday craft & vendor show benefitting Esperanza Shelter, who has served the Santa Fe County and Eight Northern Pueblos for over 40 years. Esperanza provides services at no-cost to its clients.

Come on out and start your holiday shopping early and enjoy food, crafts, direct sales and games for the entire family.

Cost / How to register: Free

 Public Servant Emerging Leaders Program

Nov 13, Dec 11, Jan 8, Feb 12, Mar 12, Apr 9, May 13
10 Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. -- 12:30 p.m.
Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce, 1644 St. Michaels Drive

The Public Servant Emerging Leaders Program is designed for motivated, high potential leaders, who want to improve their leadership skills. The program is targeted at the next generation of leaders and teaches them what they need to know to be successful public servants through interactive skills training. The program also allows the participants to build a network of supportive peers from other public organizations who can be sounding boards to share and discuss leadership challenges.

Cost / How to register: $595, To Register:

Executive Leadership Institute

November 15, December 13

5 Thursdays from 8:30 -- 10:30 a.m.

Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce, 1644 St. Michaels Drive


As a leader, are you a learner? Effective leaders stay curious and open to learning. The Executive Leadership Institute addresses best practices and cutting edge trends in leadership. Each session focuses on a different topic and presents thought-leader perspectives from premier sources such as the Harvard Business Review, Fast Company and TED talks.

SCHEDULE & TOPICS: 5 Thursdays, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

• November 15 – Designing and Facilitating Meetings that Work
• December 13 – Delegating for Success

Cost / How to register: $225, To register:

Your Contact for Nonprofit Community Announcements

Jamie Aranda
Communications and Marketing Associate
(505) 988-9715 x 7004

Related Resources

  • Nonprofit Community News Submission Form