Mending Lives one stitch at a time
TICKETS now on sale for 2023 Gala
What we do
a community of connections with individual support so that vulnerable individuals and their families can create positive changes in their lives and communities.
a safe, supportive environment where individuals recovering from domestic violence, incarceration, traficking, marginalization, can learn life and job skills and make connections to wrap-around services.
individuals in programs that are matched to their interests and their talents.
individual responsibility and community awareness.
I WE NOW HAVE COOKING CLASSES!!
Our HEROES! Everyone who attended and/or donated to our virtual fundraiser Saturday night are our hero (and oh my, was I impressed by the power house people who attended! as well as those who presented. But in addition we conferred our 2nd set of TenderLove...
It's DEFINITELY SPRING and TLCC has blossomed, preparing for our first ever Virtual Fundraising GALA, Saturday, April 24th, at 5:00 p.m. In support of our Virtual Gala, Bloom with a purpose, we have opened our online Auction. There are LOTS of great items, from a wine...
A HUGE thank you to Sew Right, an Albuquerque non-profit that promotes creativity and entrepreneurship through the operation of a not-for-profit school for interior design fabrication. Yesterday, they gave us (GAVE US!!!) an industrial sewing machine. plus quilts and...
We continue to do our part to prioritize the safety of our clients, staff, volunteers and community members during the COVID-19 pandemic. While we are closed to the public, we are making masks for free for people and organizations providing essential services,
THANKS to grants from individuals and from Albuquerque Community Foundation, Wells Fargo, New Mexico Women, PNM
Check out our Founder/CEO Debbie Johnson and event coordinator Janet Ortega interview on KRQE about this year's gala: https://www.krqe.com/news/albuquerque-metro/help-support-women-in-need-during-the-2020-together-in-love-benefit-gala/ Women learning sewing skills at...
Quick .gif to celebrate our new building with balloons showing what we’ve done and continue to do
We love seeing our TLCC Executive Director, Debbie Oyawale-Johnson, on KRQE News 13 with our friend, Erica Barreiro! Watch the Interview
Congratulations to our Executive Director, Debbie Johnson, for being selected as one of this year’s Women of Influence! Learn More
We are so excited that Tenderlove Community Center has a new home! More details coming soon.
1518 Girard Blvd., NE / Albuquerque, NM / 87106