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Tresco seeks donations for the holidays for children, families


Tresco is seeking donations for children, adults and families in need during the holidays.

Donations for Tresco Holidays will help provide Thanksgiving food baskets for less fortunate families served by Tresco, and Christmas toys for children who participate in Tresco programs, said Tresco Community Engagement Manager Stacie Allen.

Donations of any amount will be accepted, she said, adding that $75 will provide one family with a Thanksgiving food basket; $150 will provide Christmas toys for one family; $225 provides a Thanksgiving basket and toys for a family.

You can also donate food and new toys.

Tresco is a Las Cruces nonprofit that provides job placement services for more than 200 individuals with disabilities through its Tresco Works division. The Children Services Division includes Tresco’s TOTS Early intervention Program, which provides families with babies ages birth to age 3 in Doña Ana and Sierra counties with education and coaching support in the home by licensed therapists and developmental specialists on how to support their baby’s development milestones. It includes Tresco’s DayOne Home Visiting Program that partners with expecting families and families with babies ages birth to age 5. DayOne promotes child development, parenting support and relationship building among the family, home visitor and community.

Tresco provides services to more than 900 families.

Allen said donations are requested by Monday, Nov. 7.

Take donations to Tresco, 1800 Copper Loop in Las Cruces, or contact Stacie Allen at 575-528-2206 and sallen@trescoinc.org. You can also donate by credit card. Mail donations to Tresco, Inc. 1800 Copper Loop, Las Cruces, NM 88005 c/o Stacie Allen. Visit https://sub.trescoinc.org/.

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