Become A KNMB Partner
As a KNMB Partner you join a growing community of government institutions, non-profit organizations, businesses, community-based organizations and individuals who work toward the same goal – improving the environmental condition of our state. As a KNMB Partner you automatically become a member of KNMB and receive voting privileges and KNMB membership benefits. You also gain:
- Increased brand recognition by KNMB members
- Opportunities to attract KNMB members to your business and organization through our Member Benefits program.
- Recognition in the KNMB newsletter which reaches more than 1500 members around the state.
- Recognition on KNMB.org, the state-wide clearinghouse website for litter control and beautification resources, education and activities.
- Networking opportunities with KNMB members, partners, educators and grantees around the State of New Mexico.
- Volunteer opportunities
- Participation in and sponsorship of special events and projects around the state.
Some KNMB partners of distinction include….
State and Local Government Partners
New Mexico Clean and Beautiful
“A program of the NM Tourism Department”
New Mexico Clean & Beautiful’s mission is engaging individuals to take greater responsibility for improving their community environments. As a statewide program and state affiliate with Keep America Beautiful, Inc., New Mexico Clean & Beautiful is a program of the New Mexico Department of Tourism, and is the state’s leader in litter control and beautification. The program’s main objective is to invest in local governments by annually awarding grants to local programs that undertake litter control through elimination, education and eradication, beautification; recycling; graffiti and weed eradication. Keep New Mexico Beautiful is a recipient of New Mexico Clean and Beautiful litter control funds which provides the basis for KNMB’s Grants program.
City of Raton
Nestled among the majestic Sangre de Cristo mountains of Northeast New Mexico, Raton, only six miles from the Colorado border on Interstate 25, offers fresh air and plentiful water along with breathtaking scenery…
City of Lordsburg
Lordsburg was founded in 1880 on the route of the Southern Pacific railway….
Keep Luna County Beautiful, County of Luna
Service, Integrity and Vision for the Future…
Village of Angel Fire
A Community of Four Seasons
Village of Capitan
Village of Los Lunas
The Village of Los Lunas is a municipality that exists solely for the purpose of providing the best possible services to our customers, the entire community including citizens…
Business and Corporate Partners
US New Mexico Federal Credit Union
US New Mexico Federal Credit Union serves their members by providing financial products and services to help them attain personal financial success. U.S. New Mexico Federal Credit Union was founded in 1935, has assets of over $550,000,000 and serves over 55,000 members. As a tax-exempt, not-for-profit cooperative, U.S. New Mexico Federal Credit Union typically offers its members better interest and dividend rates than many other financial institutions. Through our shared membership, the USNMFCU supports Dusty Roadrunner and our Environmental Education Specialist to reach out to students and teachers around the state. Members of KNMB are eligible to become a member of the USNMFCU and benefit from their credit union services.
PNM Resources Foundation
PNM Resources Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life in the communities served by the subsidiaries of PNM Resources. The Foundation seeks opportunities for engaged philanthropy through a focus on education, environmental awareness and education, economic vitality and employee engagement. In 2008, a PNM Partnership Grant supported Dusty Roadrunner and KNMB’s Environmental Education Specialist to travel to 20 schools in seven counties to carry out waste audits and develop class reduce-reuse-recycle action plans. Thirty-seven 4th, 5th and 6th grade classes for a total of 740 students and 41 teachers participated in this program!
For over 15 years, Waste Management has played the dual role of service provider and community member to residents of New Mexico. Though timely and efficient trash collection remains a top priority, Waste Management has also been proactive in efforts to promote recycling and community involvement.
Other Educational and Organizational Partners
Cosmopolitan Womens Club of Albuquerque
Keep Socorro Beautiful, Socorro County Chamber of Commerce
Las Cumbres Community Services
New Mexico Recycling Coalition
Santa Fe Watershed Association
Shining Stars Preschool, Rio Rancho Public Schools
Inkjet Cartridge Recycling Partners
The following businesses participate in Keep New Mexico Beautiful’s inkjet cartridge recycling program which helps raise funds for KNMB’s programs and keep cartridges out of the landfill! Call us today to find out how to participate!