Kids Can – Project Coordinator

Full-time position with benefits at CAASNM’s main office in Las Cruces, NM (telework as needed). Position will be supervised by the Kids Can Program Director. Responsible for facilitating after-school time program(s) for elementary, middle and high school age youth; support community and youth programming; assists with logistics for meetings and youth labs, as well as large public events; support in the development of youth business building curriculum, perform various administrative and programmatic duties for the Program Director.

Bilingual in English/Spanish is required; highly organized; ability to interact with the public of all ages in a friendly and congenial manner; strong interpersonal skills with community; familiarity with urban or rural (with an emphasis in rural Dona Ana, Sierra and Grant County, NM), low-income and at-risk communities.

Assist with the planning of youth development programs (entrepreneurship, leadership, public speaking, and life skills), youth projects and other workshops across the region. Coordinate logistics for community and youth events and provide support throughout the meeting/event. Create, maintain and update the organization’s social media accounts. Attend outreach events on behalf of the agency. Some Saturdays and evenings are required. Other related duties as assigned. 

Questions about this position can be directed to: April Christensen  |  575-527-8799 Ext. 117

The deadline for applications is Tuesday, September 15, 2020. 

A completed application, resume and cover letter is required to be considered for the position. Please mail to Attn: Fiscal Director, CAASNM, 3880 Foothills Road, Ste A, Las Cruces, NM 88011 

CAASNM Employment Application 

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Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico, Inc. (CAASNM) is a non-profit organization that works with people of limited resources to increase their independence and quality of life.  We are a team-oriented workplace that collaborates with many community groups to help people become self-sufficient and empowered to pursue their future goals.  We are recruiting for the following position (s):


CAASNM Volunteer Application

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If you are interested in volunteering at CAASNM, please contact us at 575.527.8799 or stop in our main office at 3880 Foothills Rd., Ste. A Las Cruces, NM 88011 for more information.

Board Member Positions:

Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico periodically has vacant positions on the Board of Directors. Any person interested in serving on the Board of Directors please contact: Dawn Hommer or 575-527-8799 for more information.

Position:   Low Income Sector Representative, and Public Sector Representative

Leadership Qualifications: • Able to represent the low-income People; with honesty, integrity and authenticity. • Able to participate actively in development, planning, implementation, and evaluation of programs funded by the agency. • Resident of the:  Dona Ana, Hidalgo, Sierra, Grant, or Luna Counties


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