New Mexico Black History Month Organizing Committee is committed to helping the community find resources that build career paths and provide funding in achieving education goals.

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Accounting Intern

The Rape Crisis Center of Central New Mexico is seeking an Accounting Intern to work in a paid position for approximately 15 to 20 hours per week depending on work- flow and experience.

Applicants should have the following minimal background in non-profit accounting:

* Accounts Payable
* Check Deposits
* Account reconciliation
* Bank reconciliation
* Filing
* Scanning and Copying
* Proven ability to follow directions
* Be a Self-Starter
* Match Checks with invoicing and Check preparation
* Other duties as assigned.

Please contact Signe Holve at or call 505-291-3561


This year the John Lewis celebration is expanding to include a new Youth Jazz Piano Competition in his honor. All public, private and home-schooled middle and high school students who play jazz piano compositions are invited to enter for the opportunity to receive cash prizes of $150 for 1st Place, a gift certificate to The Outpost Performance Space, as well as media interviews and other prizes. The 2nd place winner will receive $100 and additional prizes.

Register today at 2017 John Lewis Youth Jazz Piano Competition Entry Form

Together for Brothers (T4B) Young Men of Color Summer Cohort & HIA Crew

Together for Brothers (T4B) has two opportunities for young men of color including a summer cohort on Mondays (5:30-8:30pm) from May 22-August 14 — and for young men of color who live, work, play, pray or learn in the International District (87108) or Westgate (87121) we also have the Health Impact Assessment (HIA) Crew.

The cohort consists of weekly circles and opportunities to learn, mentor and network as well as cook healthy meals with other young men of color. YMOC will receive up to a $300 stipend at the completion of the cohort.

Health Impact Assessment (HIA) Crew will learn about and collect data and information — including surveys, interviews and community meetings — about the health impacts of access, affordability and use of public transportation and young men of color in the International District and Westgate. HIA Crew receives a stipend of $10/hour for work done throughout the summer.

Tuskegee Airmen, Inc (TAI) Scholarship Application

Each year, the General Lloyd W. “Fig” Newton Chapter grants scholarships to deserving young men and women. Each year the number of available scholarship awards is directly related to donations received from sponsors and donors. Awards of up to one thousand dollars ($1000) are available in 2017.