Fathers Building Futures

Fathers Building Futures

Please join our friends and partners PB&J Family Services for Fathers Building Futures, an economic development initiative for fathers demonstrating professional promise. FBF provides affordable, meaningful and useful services to the community by training fathers in Auto Detailing, Mobile Power Washing and Custom Woodworking. Visit their site Fathers Building Futures for more information,...

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Give Grande By The Numbers

Give Grande By The Numbers

Give Grande was a huge success – with $873,000 raised (including matching funds) for New Mexico nonprofits. Prosperity Works is grateful to have received $10,400 from 117 donors during that one day in May. We were the top nonprofit in the Leadership and Equality category! Thanks again for taking part in it – click here to see an infographic of the Give Grande results, or click here...

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Giving through Shopping?

Giving through Shopping?

Amazon’s “Smile” program is a new way to support your favorite charitable organization. 0.5% of every purchase goes to fund Prosperity Works, and all you need to do is register with Amazon. Click here to register Prosperity Works as your favorite charity! For more information on the program, click...

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High-Cost Lending

High-Cost Lending

Professor Nathalie Martin, Board Member of Prosperity Works, testified recently before the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection. Here is the link to both her video and written testimony to the Committee.

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Thanks for Giving Grande!

Thanks for Giving Grande!

GiveGrande has been a success for Prosperity Works. Not including matching funds, Prosperity Works raised $10,400 -thanks to 117 generous donors- during GiveGrande! THANK YOU for all for your gifts, and we’re excited to serve New Mexico for years to come. Click here to view to results. The event itself totaled 7,799 gifts and raised $853,001.94 for nonprofits in the state. We’re...

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GIVE GRANDE

For 24 hours, midnight-to-midnight on May 6th, every dollar you give to Prosperity Works will be matched. Please be generous and tell you friends that today is the day to #GiveGrande! GIVE NOW:   Thanks to our corporate...

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An Opportunity to GiveGrande!

An Opportunity to GiveGrande!

CLICK HERE TO GIVE. Today (May 6), we are excited to join in GiveGrande, a one day chance to amplify your nonprofit donation to Prosperity Works! Matching funds will be offered from a national incentive pool of funds, plus New Mexico will also have its own, additional incentive prizes, too. The Community Foundation Coalition of New Mexico is hosting this 24-hour event, which will raise as...

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CNM Students Embrace Savings Challenge

CNM Students Embrace Savings Challenge

The CNM Suncat Savings Challenge is an example of a very successful IDA program. In 2014, Prosperity Works and CNM have qualified hundreds of students for the 4-to-1 savings match that students may use for education, first time home buying, or to start or expand a business. In the past few weeks, CNM Connect has hosted orientations and information sessions for prospective savers, and has made a...

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A Conversation with Ona

A Conversation with Ona

Recently, our President Ona Porter was featured on “Conversations with Great Minds” with Thom Hartmann. Ona talked about poverty in our country and ways we can help.   (part 1) (part 2)

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Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

As we are right in the middle of the holiday season, Prosperity Works shares Vanessa’s story as a testimony to the strength of personal vision, hard work with family savings, and building a future of hope for children.  Please consider donating toward securing a home for five more families in 2014.  Consider donating $50, $100, or $500.  Your donation will immediately be multiplied 1.5 time,...

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