Nearly $1,000 in School Supplies Donated to Program that Helps Students Struggling with Homelessness

Democrats Care Program puts action to community initiatives

Albuquerque, NM – Today, North Valley and Downtown Democrats delivered nearly $1,000 in school supplies to the APS Title I Homeless Project. The sizable donation was collected throughout several weeks of community service action and is part of the Democrats Care Program.

Democratic Ward Chair Roxanne Allen was excited to contribute to a program that helps students struggling with homelessness, “We are delighted to be able to help students succeed in our schools. After outreach and weeks of collection, we can say that Democrats really do make a difference in our kids education.”

The Democrats Care program puts action to the Democratic values of community, cooperation, unity, and empowerment with the goal of supporting community initiatives that make New Mexico a great place to raise a family. To learn more about volunteer opportunities with Democrats Care, please email

The Albuquerque Public Schools (APS) Title I Homeless Project provides the means, motivation, and encouragement needed for homeless students to reach their potentials in an educational environment that treats all students with dignity and respect.