local organizations

Capitan Churches

Canaan Trail Baptist Church
105 Canaan Trail, Capitan, NM 88316
(575) 336-1979

Capitan Church of Christ 
420 Lincoln Ave., Capitan, NM 88316
(575) 354-9015

Trinity Church 
700 Mt Capitan Rd., Capitan, NM 88316
(575) 354-2044

Church of the Nazarene
NM-37 & NM-48, Capitan, NM
(575) 336-8032

Christ Community Fellowship
517 W, Smokey Bear Blvd.
Capitan NM, 88316
(575) 354-2458

Community Organizations

Smokey Bear’s Hometown Association
Post Office Box 223, Capitan New Mexico 88316
For more information on SBHA and to learn how you can volunteer/get involved – Contact Shirley Pavlovic at (575) 354-0305 or (575) 937-3551

 Smokey Bear’s Hometown Association was formed in January of 2005 by local Capitan residents. The purpose is to encourage the awareness and appreciation of Smokey Bear’s fire prevention message and to support and improve Smokey Bear Historical Park.

SBHA hosts the Annual Smokey Bear Days in Capitan is held the first weekend in May every year. All entertainment is free. The event brings business to the entire community with about 3,000 visitors a year. The Park brought 21,479 visitors to Capitan in 2016.

The SBHA assisted in gathering funds for the Wildland Fallen Firefighter Memorial at Smokey Bear Historical Park in Capitan, NM, which was unveiled in May 2019.

Capitan Women's Club

The Capitan Women's Club is a non-profit organization that welcomes tax deductible donations. We fulfill our mission by providing dictionaries for 3rd graders, sending children to summer camps, establishing a youth summer art program, participating in the Halloween Carnival, giving a holiday Head Start Party, and donating to other groups with interest in the youth of Capitan.

Ivy Wrye - (575) 258-3888
Po Box 445, Capitan, NM 88316
Women's Club Facebook Page

Hope Harbor

Hope Harbor is a non-profit organization that provides a safe transitional home for women and children who have been affected by domestic violence.

8462 Highway 380, Capitan, NM 88316

Fraternal Order of Eagles

Fraternal Order of Eagles is a fraternal beneficiary association in Capitan, New Mexico, an affiliate of an international non-profit organization uniting fraternally in the spirit of liberty, truth, justice, and equality, to make human life more desirable by lessening its ills and promoting peace, prosperity, gladness and hope.
Post Office 139, Capitan, NM 88316