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Volunteers in Action

Volunteer Spotlight

Each month we highlight a volunteer individual or group that has made a significant impact on our city programs.

This month, we honor the Munson Center Dance Committee and Special Event Volunteers, consisting of Jimmy Riley, Liz Ambrose, Flora Seamans, and Anna Fernandez (pictured above; not pictured—Velia Autrey, Lajos Kiss, Jean and Ray Lopez) who make sure that every month we have an amazing dance for seniors at the Munson Center, and every quarter, we put on an amazing appreciation for all our volunteers. This past month, these two events were combined. Thank you to all the volunteers and staff who make these events possible!

Annual Report

Take a look at our Annual Report, showcasing some of our Network Volunteer Center statistics as well as some of our accomplishments during the 2015-2016 fiscal year.

Upcoming Network Volunteer Center Events

Take a look at some of our upcoming volunteer events by clicking on our calendar or reading the notices below!

  • New Food Distribution sites starting in September
  • Mariachi Conference needs volunteers
  • Storytelling Project with NMSU Theater Department

Interested in requesting a Network Volunteer?

Network Volunteers are mainly placed with city-sponsored programs. City Departments are encouraged to fill out the Volunteer Request Form and contact Ryan Steinmetz, Volunteer Coordinator at or 575-528-3085 to coordinate your volunteer needs. The Network Volunteer Center does partner with outside organizations on a very limited basis. You are welcome to inquire with the Volunteer Coordinator regarding our capacity to set up that partnership

What do our volunteers say about their volunteer experience?

Nivedita Pai

Quote about Nita’s volunteer work with both the Community Gardeners & quiltera

Frances Gonzales

Quote about Frances’ volunteer work with Volunteer Fair and Human Resources.

Israel Riviere

Quote about Israel’s involvement with the Volunteer Fair and Mini Peace Camp!