November 2020 Newsletter
Annual Appeal
Did you receive our annual appeal this year? Esperanza Shelter still needs your help raising the remaining $100K for this fiscal year. Your support is vital and has the power to positively transform lives. 

Please consider donating to our goal today!

To read our annual appeal, please click here.
Holiday Trees of Hope Now Live!
Our Holiday Trees of Hope virtual fundraiser is now live from
November 9, 2020 thru December 1, 2020.

Please consider bidding on a fully decorated holiday tree today!

To view the holiday trees click here

Community Training's
Please join Esperanza Shelter’s Outreach Department, Hope Speaks, for a free presentation on Domestic Abuse and learn about the support services we provide. 
Upcoming Zoom presentations are scheduled during the lunch hour
(12 noon – 1 PM) on the following Wednesdays:

November 18th & November 25th
December 2nd, 9th & 16th

If you are interested in registering for a presentation please contact Outreach Coordinator, Molly Conway by email at, or by phone at 505.309.1252.
Lights of Enchantment
Esperanza Shelter is excited to be a recipient for the Lights of Enchantment fundraiser in Albuquerque.

As a recipient, we will receive proceeds raised from the light show this holiday season. Our designated night is scheduled for Friday December 11, 2020.

Please consider taking your family to this safe, drive thru light show at Sandia Speedway on our designated night or throughout the holiday season.

Purchase your tickets here with the code ESPR40 so that Esperanza receives the proceeds from the money raised.
Board Update
The Board of Directors elected Robin Hammond, Director of Risk Management at CHRISTUS St. Vincent Hospital to our board in October.

Robin brings risk management and health care administration experience to our diverse group of board members.

Robin shared that "the work of Esperanza Shelter has inspired my personal mission to help Santa Fe families thrive in a safe and supportive environment."

If you have financial experience and are interested in exploring service on Esperanza’s Board of Directors, we are actively looking for a board treasurer.

For more information please email Jo Beth Speyer, board development chair at
Esperanza's mission:
"To shelter those threatened by domestic violence and to support healthy relationships."
24/7 Crisis Hotline Number: 505.473.5200 or 1.800.473.5220
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If you are interested in becoming an Investor In Hope or would like more information on how you can help, contact our Director of Development, Marcos Zubia at 505.690.3633 or