Altrusa International of Portales, NM, Inc.

We meet the 2nd & 4th Monday at Noon

Portales Calendar

July 6 Board Meeting

July 13 Regular Meeting

July 25 Food Distribution


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On-Going Club Projects

  • RIF – Held reaching parties for all 3rd graders in the city and county public schools and donated 3 books to each student
  • Make a Difference Day – Provided school supplies for the Parenting Class of incarcerated persons
  • Scholarships – Awarded two $400 scholarships to Roosevelt  County high school students to attend ENMU
  • ASTRA Club – Continued to provide support of the ASTRA Club of Roosevelt County
  • Home Tour – Hosted the annual Home Tour to fund club’s service projects
  • Christmas Gifts – Collected Christmas gift items for the residents at Heartland Continuing Nursing Home for their general store
  • Holiday Happening – Hosted the annual Holiday Happening with funds going to community service projects
  • Meals on Wheels – Delivered Meals on Wheels to shut-ins during September and March
  • Altrusa Triangle – Maintained the club’s landscaping project on South Avenue C
  • Eyeglasses – Provided eyeglasses for needy children, teens and senior citizens
  • Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence – Furnished toiletries year-round to victims and children housed at the Shelter in Clovis
  • Foundation – Donated to Altrusa International Endowment Fund, International Foundation Grant Fund and the Disaster Relief Fund
  • Literacy Day – Read to preschool and elementary students in Portales schools
  • NM Girls’ State – Supported New Mexico Girls’ State program

2014-2015 Board of Directors:

President: Cozetta Moore

Vice-President:  Danielle Swopes

Secretary: Jennifer Harden

Treasurer: Bette Martinez

Immediate Past President: SueB Bracksieck

Directors:      Kim Sites

     Cathy Rankin 

                        Lori Bohm

                        Pat Willis

Committee Chairs:


Service:   Danielle Swopes & Gaynelle Thomas

Community Service:  Danielle Swopes & Gaynelle Thomas

Eyeglasses:  Judy White

Literacy:  Nancy Legleiter

Meals on Wheels:  Wanda Pettus 

Scholarship/Sponsorship:  Donna Mowrer 

Finance:  Pat Willis & Lori Bohm

Foundation Grant:  Cozetta Moore 

Environment:  Bette Martinez

Membership:  Sue Bracksieck

Altrusa Information & Orientation:  SueB Bracksieck

Socials & 5th Monday Meetings:  SueB Bracksieck

Recruitment & Retention:  Sheryl Borden

Communications:  Cathy Rankin & Kim Sites

Accent:  Vaunceil Turnbough

Publicity:  Melissa Schramm & Sheryl Borden

Webmaster:  Cozetta Moore

Bylaws, Resolutions & Recommendations:  SueB Bracksieck

Club Strategic Plan:  Altrusa Board Members

Courtesy/Sunshine:  Pat Willis

Secret Pals:  Jennifer Hardin

Newsletter Editor:  Cozetta Moore

Holiday Happening:  Dannah Brown & Cozetta Moore

Audit:  Dannah Brown

Golf Tournament:  Lori Ribble & Jennifer Hardin

Queen of Hearts:  Bette Martinez

RADA Cutlery:  Cozetta Moore

Nominating Committee:   Nellie Dyer & Linda Leaming & SueB Bracksieck

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