Food programs - Over 50% of urban Natives living in Santa Fe have experienced food insecurity issues due to the high cost of living. The Santa Fe Indian Center is currently partnering with Feeding Santa Fe. Every week FREE groceries are available at the Santa Fe Indian Center office. No questions asked.
The center partnered with MoGro in 2018 to provide fresh produce to low income families, however that program ended in May of 2019. We are currently working with the State of NM WIC Program to provide farmer's market coupons to seniors 55+. Call the office for more information and to see if you qualify for this program. 505-660-4210.
Santa Fe Indian Center serves as a referral center for those seeking special services. We have lists of organizations that provide assistance with rent, food centers, low-cost housing, medical services, services for children & babies and more. If you are in need any special services, please call our office at 505-660-4210.
Emergency Financial Assistance
The Santa Fe Indian Center provides Emergency Financial Assistance to the Native community of Santa Fe for those experiencing extreme financial hardships. Over the years the Santa Fe Indian Center has helped with funeral costs, eye glasses, food, emergency travel, utilities about to being shut off, eviction costs and more. If you would like more information or to see if you qualify for assistance, call 505-660-4210.
Clothing & Food Distribution
Santa Fe Indian Center distributes food, clothing and household items. Thanks to generous donors - we distributed canned and prepackaged foods, hats & gloves donated by the Yarn & Coffee Knitting Group, clothing and kitchen items from individual donors, personal care kits donated by Rotary Del Sur and other local organizations. Thanks to the Santa Fe Fire Department and SWAIA for donations of toys for our annual Native Holiday Celebration in December. If you are interested in donating or are in need of donations, call the office 505-660-4210.