You are invited to a Community Workshop of the

Alternatives to Violence Project

 a transformative program in New Mexico prisons 

  • AVP, a national and local all-volunteer program, helps reduce violence through creative conflict management.

  • Community Workshop: March 23 + 30 (2 days, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.); central Albuquerque; by donation; limited to 20 participants

  • Experience for yourself how AVP can change lives through greater self-awareness and more peaceful interpersonal relations.

  • See the potential, feel the excitement, and consider becoming an AVP prison volunteer.

For more info or to register, contact 

Joyce / Margy 505-204-4755


 Name __________________________________________________________

 Email ______________________________________________    Phone#_________________

 Mailing address ________________________________________________________

☐  I am able to attend both days of the workshop.

☐  I have an interest in volunteering with New Mexico’s incarcerated, though I understand that completing this workshop implies no obligation.

☐  I have food or other allergies that I would like the organizers to accommodate.  These are ____________________________________________________________

☐  I have this mobility (or other) challenge:  ______________________________________

 Donation I plan to make: _______________  [mailed in ahead or at the door]

 Signature ___________________________________________ Date_________________

Mail to:  AVP-NNM - P.O. Box 32834 - Santa Fe NM  87594

Or scan completed form and email:



·      The workshop will take place on two consecutive Saturdays.  AVP workshops are structured so that no sessions can be missed/skipped.

·      Workshop venue:  Albuquerque Friends Meeting, 1600 5th St. NW (parking available and wheelchair accessible)

·      Workshop schedule is from 9:00-6:00 both days.  Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time so that we may begin promptly —thanks!

·      Food:  (1) Beverages and snacks will be provided several times during the workshop.  (2) We will have a few light breakfast items 8:30-9:00.  (3) To accommodate all tastes and keep down costs, participants are asked to bring a sack lunch for both Saturdays.

·      Certificates, which include a brief description, are awarded at the end of the workshop to all participants.

·      Space limited to 20 participants.  Mature teens encouraged to sign up.

·      Donations are gratefully accepted and will be used only to cover actual workshop costs.  Recommended sliding scale that honors varying ability to donate is $15-50.