Celebrating 40 Years

of being a community resource

Adelante is a diverse nonprofit organization that supports

people with mental and physical disabilities

seniors & disadvantaged populations

across New Mexico. We innovate to meet the needs of the community.

DiverseIT Receives First Ever Grow NM Grant

Adelante would like to thank NM Business First, Western Sky Community Care and Meow Wolf for the grant we received at February’s Grow New Mexico – Philanthropy event. The proposal Adelante submitted was for our for DiverseIT program which provides IT training and job opportunities for people with disabilities and other populations that are too often left out of technology careers.

GiveABQ Opens!

Adelante GiveABQ is Now Open! One of the biggest challenges facing nonprofits is how to handle in-kind donations – gifts of tangible items like office furniture or home furnishings. Even though they are useful, many nonprofits can’t accept those donations because of transportation and storage costs, as well as the logistical issues involved. Donors can get frustrated because they make calls and can’t find an organization that wants or needs their items. Desks, dressers, and more end up in a landfill unnecessarily. These challenges are now being addressed by GiveABQ, the newest community resource of Adelante that just opened in Albuquerque.

Mark is on the left wearing a turquoise shirt. Dan is on the right wearing a brown plaid shirt. The stove is in between them. Mark is smiling and mixing ingredients in a pan.

Adelante Independent Living and Employment Services Support Participants in Gaining Independence

Cooking, washing dishes, shopping for groceries, and working may be things most of us take for granted, but for Mark ...
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Distribution of Durable Medical Equipment through Back in Use More than Doubles!

Adelante has been running the Back in Use program since July 2010, in an effort to re-use wheelchairs, walkers, hospital ...
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Families Get Cooking with Kids Cook and Adelante’s Wellness Referral Center

90% of Americans do not enjoy cooking. In fact, the average American eats out between 4 and 5 times per ...
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