El Centro de los Ninos is an accredited child education and development center in Northern New Mexico, offering early childhood education, inclusive special education programs and collaborative family health services.
El Centro de los Ninos Child Development Center early education navigation to the educational mission and philosophy, curriculum, teaching and other staff, board members, daily educational schedule for childre, infants and toddlers, special events at the center, the lunch menu. The Center offers thanks to their supporters, indicates ways in which support can be given, provides local educational and other resources, and provides contact information to reach the center.
Thanks to our Supporters

Thank you to all the staff and community members who have given of themselves in support of the Center • their time, their hands and hearts, their funding and materials.


Special thanks to Centro de los Niños of Canjilón

In-Kind Individual Contributions:
Nick, Sandra, and Abeyta Family
Rosemary Aguilar
Christina Alcorn
Arturo Atencio
Jose Belarmino Archuleta
Anthony Casados
Carlos Casados
Vernon, Dora Casados
Leo Chavez
Sophia Chavez DeYapp
Robin Collier
David Emery
Damian Eturriaga
Tom Gaylor
Nena Garcia
K.C. Hamilton and Family
Bill Hastings
Leah Hoffman
Hunt Family
Brian Koenecke
Rob Kissam
Geri Lindstrom
Violet Lucero
Molly Manzanares
Pete Maestas
David Magana
Estefanita Martinez
Ruby Mestas
Bruce McIntosh
Mark and Kim Montano
Kathy Morrison
Jamie, Kathy, and Ortiz family
Susan Paulson
Joe Soliz
Doug Spence
Amy Talley
Ignacito Torres
Joe Torres
Marla Ulibarri

Early Support:
Charleen Archuleta
M. Chamberlain
Inez Ingel
Louis Kahn
Andrea Martinez
Carla Martinez
Monica Martinez
Robin Martinez
Carol Miller
Louise Moody
Moises Morales
Mary Rendon
Delfinia Romero
Early Support, cont
Charmane Salazar
Kristen Sharp
R. Stark
Paul Trachtman

Our Local Media
Scott Flurry-KZRM F.M. Radio
Cliff and Margaret Palmer/
Chama Valley Times
Bruce and Mary Anne Harshman/
Chama Courier

Working Collaborators:
Chama Valley Independent School District
La Clinica del Pueblo and Community Outreach
Las Cumbres Learning Center
New Mexico Community Foundation
New Mexico Department of Children, Youth & Families
New Mexico State Parks Department
Rio Arriba County Senior Center
Rio Arriba County Joseph Montoya Swimming Pool

Foundation & NM State Support:
Bread for the Journey
Chama Rotary Club
Con Alma Health Foundation
Clothes Helping Kids
Daniels Fund
Frost Foundation
Ghost Ranch Conference Center
Dennis Gallegos
Los Alamos National Labs Foundation
M.A. Healy Family Foundation
McCune Charitable Foundation
NM Children’s Foundation
New Mexico Community Foundation
NM Children & Adult Care Food Program
NM Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
NM Office of Child Development
Northern NM Health Grant Group
Packard Foundation
Pagosa Rotary Club
Presbyterian Fund
Rio Arriba County
Ride the Rockies
Save the Children
United Way of Los Alamos
And a number of anonymous donors

El Centro de los Ninos - Where learning is fun!

Photos of children at El Centro de los Ninos, learning to swim, brushing teeth before an afternoon nap, being read to by a local ranger and her puppet, a toddler sits in a rocker with a baby doll
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