The 11th Annual Indigenous Soccer Cup (ISC) and Youth Leadership Conference
July 5th – 9th, 2017.
Save the date for a week of service learning projects, life skills, and soccer.
So come join us for a FUN filled week!!! Please contact the SYS office if you would like to volunteer, donate, or be a presenter.
Registration packets and online registration will be up and ready soon.
Any questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
October 5th, 2016
The Corporation for National and Community Service celebrated a milestone of swearing in its millionth member for AmeriCorps. The state of New Mexico also received recognition as the #7th state in the US for AmeriCorps programming. Wendy Spencer, CNCS CEO, Albuquerque Mayor, Richard Berry and Michael Garcia, CNCS State Director hosted this memorable event on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at the Kimo Theatre in Albuquerque. It was an honor for SYS staff to attend and witness the swearing in of new AmeriCorps members. SYS is proud to be a sponsor site for AmeriCorps VISTA for 8 years! Congratulations AmeriCorps!
Southwest Youth Services was in attendance for the Physical Activity Kit (PAK) Training at the Tamaya Wellness Center. The training was conducted by The University of New Mexico Prevention Research Center along with The Indian Health Service Albuquerque Area Health Promotion/Disease Prevention. At the training, 35 participants from other health and wellness agencies from New…
Big thanks to everyone who participated in #MLKDAY! We could not have had a successful event without all of our volunteers! Big Thank You, to our partners and contributors: The Native American Community Academy, AmeriCorps Vista, The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Garfield Middle School, City of Albuquerque, Weimangination,Mihn Quan Photography, Whole Foods, Holiday Inn Express,…
Southwest Youth Services in partnership with United Healthcare had a Fall Festival/Coat Drive at the Albuquerque Indian Center. We served a warm Thanksgiving dinner to the community. Throughout the night families took part in Arts and Crafts stations with Thanksgiving themed items to express their creativity. Over 150 coats were collected by both organizations and…