A community effort by Parse Seco to raise money for Taos' DreamTree Project brought in over $1,200 with a silent auction for Vans painted and created by artists from across the state. These sand-painted shoes are just one example of the 10 shoe show.Read More
Learn more about the projects the AmeriCorps NCCC Southwest Region team has been working on around the grounds at CAV & DreamTree Project!Read More
A group of Northern New Mexico agencies will get $3.37 million in federal funds to seek ways of dealing with homelessness among young people, a sum that local service providers said could help them make a significant in a persistent problem.Read More
Today, there were 122 beds for homeless youth at 10 shelters across the state. In Northern New Mexico, at three shelters from Farmington to Taos to Santa Fe, there were just 52.
Most were taken.
It's hard to pin down just how many young homeless people there are in any community. The people who track that sort of thing say they're harder to find and harder to engage than adults who are homeless; more reluctant to talk with anyone about what they need.
A $3.37 million federal grant to coordinate a response across 14 Northern New Mexico counties will help.Read More
10 prolific artists, 10 shoes used as blank canvases, 1 collaborative effort of Artists to raise funds for at risk youth in New Mexico. Enjoy an Americana, Soulful, Deep Canyon Rock Performance by musician, AJ Woods at 8pm opened by Nick Han.
Viewing : July 5 - 29th
Opening Reception & Artist Introduction : July 5, 2018 @ 6pm
Chef Jaime Nieves-Flores will be creating elegant hors d’oeuvres highlighting DreamTree Farms produce. There will be a virtual tour of DreamTree Farms, including photos, tastings, and seedlings from the farm.
Event sponsors have offered up a variety of amazing raffle items for the event - including movie tickets for Storyteller Cinema, a $25 gift certificate to Gutiz, and a two-night stay for two at Casa Gallina, valued at $400! - to name a few.
Join us for some tasty treats, talk to the farmers and learn about DreamTree Farms. There will be a cash bar, and the entire Gorge menu will be available for ordering, in addition to the free tastings from DreamTree Farms.Read More
Please join us the evening of Thursday, March 22, for an Agnes Martin Birthday celebration at the Trading Post Cafe as a benefit for DreamTreeProject. Doors open at 6pm. This event is a release for her book, Religion of Love, illustrated by Richard Tuttle. As a way to stay creative, Agnes wrote Religion of Love in the last few years of her life, to be of benefit to DreamTree.Read More
Love is the keyword for a juried art exhibition of LGBTQ+ Youth Art.
The show, which will open in April at the Taos Center for the Arts, is now accepting entries. Artists may submit work up until 5 p.m. March 5, to be considered for the April show. The jurors are seeking works of art that express the artist’s feelings about “loving yourself, loving others, identity, diversity, and the LGBTQ+ community as a whole.”Read More
DreamTree Project, a local nonprofit that operates a youth shelter, is buying a retrofitted shipping container that comes fully stocked and installed with all the technology and equipment necessary to do vertical hydroponic farming in any weather. The “social enterprise” will fund the shelter and other programing.Read More
Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, and U.S. Representative Ben Ray Luján announced $2 million over the next five years in federal funding for programs that support youth and families experiencing homelessness in Northern New Mexico.Read More
What do you get when you take a modified freight container, a year-round supply of fresh produce, and non-profit dedicated to creating a safe place for Northern New Mexico’s youth?Read More
Red River Fire Department and DreamTree Project partner to provide resources to teens throughout the Enchanted Circle.Read More