Embudo Valley Tutoring Association

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 267, Dixon, NM 87527
County of Location: Rio Arriba, Taos
Phone: 575-779-8886
NTEE Code: B- Education
Mission Statement:

The mission of the Embudo Valley Tutoring Association
9aka Rio Grande Tutoring} is to
*provide free tutoring support to children in financial need in an area where the child poverty rate hovers close to 30%.
*provide tutoring to all children requesting support on a sliding fee scale, based on financial need.
*strengthen the quality of education by providing trained tutors to schools and programs between Taos and Velarde, preference being given to rural areas.
*help dyslexic and other learning disabled students succeed by training tutors to provide specialized support.
*help reduce the high school drop out rate by helping children become proficient readers and acquire foundational math skilsl in the primary years.

Primary Programs:

1. Free one on one tutoring services for area children in reading and math.
2. Free one on one specialized multi sensory tutoring services for children with learning disabilities in reading and math.
3. Collaboration with Embudo Valley Library to provide and afterschool enrichment program to the children of the Embudo Valley.

4. Free one on one summer tutoring to area children to prevent summer slide.

Other Programs:

1. Training for tutors in Sounds in Syllables program at the Multisensory Language Institute of New Mexico.

2. Intermediate level training for tutors to support learning disabled students at through the Special Education Department at Anansi Charter School, El Prado NM.

Populations Served: Children and Youth, Latino/Hispanic, Low Income, Native American, Rural, Other
Counties Served: Rio Arriba, Taos
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $25,000 - $99,999
Personnel: 6 to 9 FTE
Executive Director:

Eva Behrens

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about internships
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is fiscally sponsored by a 501(c)(3) nonprofit
Types of Services Offered: Direct Services


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