Organizations

Mora Arts & Culture Compound

Originally created as a grass roots group, we now have state designation through New Mexico MainStreet as New Mexico‘s first Arts and Cultural Compound. We are proud that our small community qualified worthy of designation in such a focused and well intentioned statewide program. We focus on community projects that include creative economy, community activities from events to classes, and overall “what is good for Our Mora.” contact: Anita Moss 575-387-2308 website: http://ourmora.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/752464318233393/ 

Mora County Economic Development Corporation

MCEDC is created to promote Mora County as a desirable place to do business, produce goods and services, educate our citizens and enjoy an excellent quality of life. Contact: Merl Witt  email: greyspirit@nnmt.net Website: http://moraeconomicdevelopment.com

 

 

 

Mora Mountain Mommas The Mora Mountain Mommas is a group of women who congregate once a month. The Mommas have about 45 members that they invite to their meetings to socialize, have potlucks, and participate in other various activities. The group was created as a way for ladies in the community to connect with one another, support each other, volunteer, and have fun. All ages are welcome and encouraged to join. Contact: BJ Peck 970-306-2271

 

 

 

Los de Mora Growers’ Coop.

Los de Mora Growers’ Cooperative is a nonprofit agricultural organization. Their mission is to secure resources for the region to assist in the production of processing and packaging. The Cooperative partners and coordinates with local experts in diverse grassroots education and does their best to help a community that is currently lacking sustainable economic options. They are currently selling fresh fruits, vegetables, grass fed beef and lamb, and have free range eggs available. Contact: Roger Gonzales 575-387-2031 Website:http://tradition.nmda.nmsu.edu/2016/06/06/los-de-mora-local-growers-co-op-inc/Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/LDMLGC/?epa=SEARCH_BOX

 

 

Mora Senior Center

Mora Senior Center provides a variety of services to seniors in Mora and surrounding areas. Lunch is served Monday through Friday for seniors aged 60 years of age and older. A 2.50 donation is requested. transportation is provided in Mora and within a 15 mile radius of the village. There are recreational activities and in conjunction with Mora Valley Community Health Services, the senior center can assist seniors with dental services, assessments, homemaker services and more. A vibrant, warm and welcoming center for the community.
Please note that lunch is served Monday through Friday from 11:45 to 12:30 for seniors aged 60 years and older. A donation of 2.50 is requested. contact: Gloria Martinez  575-387-2279 website: http://newmexico.networkofcare.org/aging/services/agency.aspx?pid=MoraSeniorCenter_1534_1_0 

American Red Cross

New Mexico, Arizona, and El Paso are merged to form one large region of the American Red Cross chapters. They strive to prevent and alleviate human suffering when faced with an emergency by the power of volunteers and generosity of donors. The main goal is to develop and foster safer families, neighborhoods, and worksites. Contact: Frank Maestas Email:maestaslink@gmail.comWebsite: https://www.redcross.org/local/arizona-new-mexico-el-paso/about-us/locations/new-mexico.html

4-H

4-H is America’s largest youth development organization. It works to empower youth across the U.S. with skills to lead for a lifetime. Experiences include addressing community health inequities, engaging in civil disclosure, and advocating for equity and inclusion for all. Participants complete hands-on projects in areas like health, science, agriculture and civic engagement in a positive environment where they receive guidance from adult mentors and are encouraged to take on proactive leadership roles. Contact: Suzzane Cole 575-387-2856 Website: http://moraextention.nmsu.edu/4h.html 

NMSU Extension Office

The NMSU Extension office works to provide the people of New Mexico with practical, research-based knowledge and programs to improve their quality of life.  The extension departments and program areas consist of economic development including interactive media research, animal & plant sciences including natural resources such as water for farm, ranch, yard and garden, family & consumer sciences for family health and well-being, and 4-H & youth development. Contact: Suzzane Cole 575-387-2856 Website: http://moraextention.nmsu.edu 

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