Random Acts of Kindness Day

Every year people from around the world come together to care for one another in big and small ways. Join us on social media showing what you are doing in your community to be kind, loving, caring and sharing! Use the hashtag #RandomActsOfKindnessDay

2020 Women of Influence Awards

At the 2020 Women of Influence Awards presented by Albuquerque Business First, two incredible women were selected to be honored with the second annual Jennifer Riordan Woman of Influence Community Impact Award.


Host: Make-A-Wish Foundation New Mexico https://newmexico.wish.org Description: The Jennifer Riordan Foundation joined The Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Mexico to help grant the wish of local ABQ high schooler Sam. His wish was to provide "wish kits" of essential supplies to healthcare workers on the frontline of COVID19. Read the full statement here and learn more […]

Flash Drive: In the Garden of Sharing

Join us as we remember the beautiful Jennifer Riordan and (for the first time) light up the "In the Garden of Sharing" mural painted in her memory.

Mini Tour for First Responders

Along our 2020 mini-tour, we had to opportunity to honor and show appreciation to the first responders, health care workers, and those on the front line fighting COVID19. Our stops included giving back with Sparkie the Kindness bear to families of first responders.

Give Back with Big Hearted Blooms

Thank you to BigHearted Blooms for sparking kindness in your community in Cleveland and for bringing out smiles with your beautiful creations! We were happy to join at your shop for our mini tour! Check out their mission and how you can support: https://www.bigheartedblooms.org

9/11 Red Cross Blood Drive

It was a big day of giving back in South Burlington. The Red Cross hosted its 3rd Annual 9-11 Remembrance Drive. Among the service members and innocent civilians honored at Friday’s blood drive, community members remembered Vermont-born Jennifer Riordan who died on a Southwest flight in April of 2018. “Jennifer was my sister-in-law and my […]


We, as a community, have not experienced a year like 2020. Business is not as usual and many have had to close while others have come up with creative ways to survive, thrive and support others. Non-profits working in the field of food security have supported individuals and families in record numbers over the past […]

The Jennifer Riordan Golf Classic

The Jennifer Riordan Golf Classic is quickly becoming one of Albuquerque's exclusive golf tournaments benefiting NM students' financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and work readiness programs provided by Junior Achievement of NM. […]