FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Albuquerque 20-30 Club?
The Active 20-30 Club of Albuquerque is a group of motivated young professionals looking to improve their community by assisting the needs of children.  Although our organization’s primary focus is philanthropy, we also strive to provide a fun, engaging forum for Albuquerque professionals to socialize and network.

How Many Members are There?
As of December 2015 we have 28 active members, and always welcome new members who are motivated to give back. There are two Active 20-30 chapters in Albuquerque: we are the men’s chapter, and there is a women’s club, the Q Active 20-30, as well.  Please visit their website for additional information.

How Do I Become a Member?
We are consistently recruiting new members and encourage interested individuals to contact us by visiting our Contact Us page. We welcome prospective members to attend a business or social meeting to gauge whether the Club is the right fit.

How Often Does the Club Meet?
The club has two meetings per month on the second and fourth Wednesdays. The business meeting is on the second Wednesday of the month and we cover business items we have on the table, as well as coordinate our events.  The dinner meeting on the fourth Wednesday of the month, and rotates between different, local restaurants that support the Active 20-30 Club of Albuquerque. Social meetings are a great opportunity for prospects interested in joining to meet and socialize with current members.

We have a number of social and civic events throughout the year.  Refer to our calendar for additional details.

What is Provided at Meetings?
Food and beverages are provided during our business and dinner meetings.

What are the Financial Commitments?
The Club has annual dues which are set the by Club’s Board of Directors each year.  These dues cover our national dues as well.

Dues are payable annually, quarterly, or monthly, and each member is expected to meet various fundraising goals for our annual events.  Currently annual dues are $520.

What are the time commitments?
There are no formal time commitments or requirements. However, all of our members are expected to attend and assist in planning and running our yearly event, Kickball 4 The Kids, and participate in our annual Child’s Spree shopping event each Fall. You get out of 20-30 what you put in to it.

Members have the opportunity to participate in a number of civic and social events throughout the year. Our goal is to provide a platform that enables members to actively contribute to their community. We understand that this a volunteer organization, and as young professionals many of us are involved in a number of other organizations.

What Charities Does the Club Support?
We have served a number of local charities, including:

  • All Faiths
  • The Children’s Center at Presbyterian Hospital
  • El Ranchito de los Ninos
  • Boys and Girls Club of New Mexico
  • NM Children’s Grief Center
  • Albuquerque United Way
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • New Mexico Children’s Cancer Fund
  • Keshet Dance Company
  • Hayes Middle School
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central New Mexico
  • Children’s Grief Center
  • Cottonwood School
  • CASA

We are continually looking to support other children’s charities and do when opportunities arise.  If you are a charity that serves children and are in need of support, please email us at abq2030@gmail.com.