New Mexico Junior Livestock Foundation General Information


BOARD
  • Began in 1989
  • Minimum of 15 board members
  • Unpaid, voluntary board
  • No limitation as to where a board member can reside, beyond being in New Mexico


NON-PROFIT STATUS
501 (C) (3) # 85-0378816



ACCOUNTANT
Don Umbrage, CPA (also a NMJLF founding member)
Umbrage & Umbrage CPA—Albuquerque
505-255-9551 (O), 505-268-5227 (Cell)
dumbrage-cpa@cybermesa.com



ADDRESS
Farm Credit of New Mexico
MAILING: PO Box 94330, Albuquerque, NM 87199
LOCATION: 5651 Balloon Fiesta Parkway NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113



WEBSITE/EMAIL
www.nmjlf.com
nmjlf.info@gmail.com



EMISSARIES
  • NMJLF has emissaries who are permitted to attend board meetings and assist with projects, but are unable to formally vote


COMMITTEES
  • Annual Evening Out West fund raiser
  • Scholarship
  • NMJLF Benefit Roping
  • Awards/Thank Yous
  • Website


FUND RAISING EVENTS
1. Annual Evening Out West-First one in 2004
Date: usually end of July, beginning of August

2. NMJLF Benefit Roping-First one in 2012
Date: usually in April




FUNDS DISTRIBUTED
  • Purchase jackets for 4-H and FFA officers
  • Junior Livestock Sales at State Fair, Eastern State Fair and Southern State Fair with intent to expand as funds increase
  • Calf Scramble sponsor at the NM State Fair
  • Scholarships to NM 4-H & FFA seniors throughout the state