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Hello Adelante! A message from CEO Rebecca Sanford

Hello Adelante! A message from CEO Rebecca Sanford

Rebecca Sanford, Adelante's new President/CEO accepted the New Mexico Ethics in Business Award in June 2021 on behalf of Adelante. Almost four months ago, I assumed the role of President/CEO at Adelante. I am thrilled to have the opportunity and wanted to reach out to...

DiverseIT Graduates First Tech Trainees

DiverseIT Graduates First Tech Trainees

People with Disabilities Earn IT Certifications & Are Ready for Jobs!  Adelante celebrated their first DiverseIT graduates on July 8, 2021. Six people with disabilities earned IT certifications through the DiverseIT training program. Each was recognized at a...

Adelante Celebrates Nurses Appreciation Week

Adelante Celebrates Nurses Appreciation Week

Did you know that Adelante just celebrated Nurses Appreciation Week? Nurses Week is from May 6 to May 12 (Florence Nightingale's birthday). Furthermore, Nurses Week is a great time to reflect on all nurses do to keep people safe and healthy. Nurses Week History First,...

Innovation Grants to Honor Mike Kivitz

Innovation Grants to Honor Mike Kivitz

Mike Kivitz led Adelante for over 40 years. Equally important, he pushed the nonprofit to innovate its programs and services. He helped Adelante thrive. Mike saw the potential in staff at all levels of the organization. Furthermore, he saw the potential in Adelante's...

Earth Day: All Year Long

Earth Day: All Year Long

The theme of this year’s Earth Day is “Restore our Earth™.” Here at Adelante, not only do we care about the planet -- buying energy efficient appliances, recycling what we can, and upgrading our lighting to save electricity -- many of our operations celebrate Earth...

DiverseIT and Comcast Team up on IT Training

DiverseIT and Comcast Team up on IT Training

Adelante's DiverseIT and Comcast have worked together in recent years to address the digital divide in New Mexico. Thanks to funding from Comcast, DiverseIT has been able to provide valuable IT training to people too often left out of the IT field -- people with...

Remote Learning for People with Disabilities Now Offered at Adelante

Remote Learning for People with Disabilities Now Offered at Adelante

Theodore Roosevelt said: “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” With all of the challenges of COVID happening, we decided that we could not let COVID stop us from helping people with disabilities. With Department of Health closures, we just had to think...