Rio Grande Valley CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate)

The Rio Grande Valley CASA mission is to support effective volunteer advocacy for the best interests of abused and neglected children involved in the 7th Judicial District court. Our vision is to ensure that every child has a safe, loving, and permanent home.

Rio Vaqueros, Inc.

Rio Vaqueros, Inc. is a shooting club affiliated with the NRA, SASS and ICORE national shooting associations. We hold several shooting events per month. The First Sunday-Long Range Rifle Shoot. Start time 8am Second Saturday – Fun Shoot- pistol only Start time 9am Third Sunday-Cowboy Shoot (SASS) pistols, rifle and shotgun. Start time 9am. Shoot times are according to Daylight Savings Time. During Standard time-the shoots are moved one hour later. Monthly meetings are currently held at Cedar Cove RV Park club house the 4th Tuesday of the month at 6pm.

Dues are $20 a year with a $5 entry fee for the each match. Any qualified shooter (must not be a felon) may shoot. Youth (18 and under) shoot for free. We have several extra events during the year including Night Shoots, ICORE Shoots, Bowling Pin Shoots and Pocket Pistol Shoots. To get an email about current events, email or call President Carl McCleskey at 575-740-0570, SASS TG Jim Anton at 575-744-5411 or ICORE rep Bruce Cranmer at 575-740-6102. Scores and newsletters are posted periodically on the website at

Rio Grande Yacht Club, Inc.

PO Box 220
Elephant Butte, NM 87935
(505) 328-4825

Sailing events, racing, cruising, crew opportunities, sponsored youth, raft ups, social events.
Boat Safety Courses

Sierra County Cancer Assistance (SCCA)

SCCA provides free transportation for Sierra County residents to Las Cruces and Albuquerque for cancer treatments. We are an Non-Profit organization and rely on donations and fundraisers.

Contact: Ellie Nordgren, 575-895-5005 or Mail: HC32 Box 8174, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901

Our Mission

The mission of SCCA is to provide, at no cost to the cancer survivor, transportation to and from doctor appointments, chemotherapy, and radiation treatments. All of our drivers are volunteers.

We are a 50l (c) 3 non-profit organization. Proceeds from our fundraising events, along with private donations, will give us the funds needed to continue these services for years to come. All of the funds raised remain within Sierra County. We provide service to Arrey, Caballo, Chloride, Cuchillo, Cutter, Elephant Butte, Engle, Hillsboro, Truth or Consequences and Winston.

Sierra County Humane Society

DHAR is a non-profit, no-kill domestic animal sanctuary where all animals can be guaranteed a new home or a good life at the facility to the end of their natural life. Desert Haven is funded by Paws & Claws Thrift Shoppe located at 109 E 1st Avenue in TorC (adjacent to Family Dollar.) On Facebook

No-Kill Animal Refuge.