2020 Grants

In the Spring of 2020, Los Alamos Community Foundation conducted the foundation’s first-ever competitive grantmaking cycle, in immediate response to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. A total of $60,270 in unrestricted emergency response grants were awarded to nonprofits in Los Alamos and Rio Arriba counties in partnership with Con Alma Health Foundation, Delle Foundation, LANL Foundation, LANL/Triad National Security LLC, Newport News Nuclear BWXT Los Alamos, and United Way of Northern New Mexico.

3HO Foundation of NM
American Red Cross
Big Brothers Big Sisters Mountain Region
Breath of My Heart Birthplace
Cancer Foundation NM
Coro de Camara
Dream Tree Project
El Rito Art Association
Embudo Valley Library and Community Center
Española Humane Society
Española Pathways Shelter
Española Valley Fiber Arts Center
Española YMCA Teen Center
Family Learning Center
Family Strengths Network
Food Depot
Habitat for Humanity of Espanola Valley & Los Alamos
Las Cumbres Community Services
Los Alamos Arts Council
Los Alamos Historical Society
Los Alamos Makers
Los Alamos Visiting Nurse Service
McCurdy Schools
Moving Arts Espanola
Northern Youth Project
Ponderosa Montessori School
Rio Arriba Adult Literacy Program
San Gabriel Historical Society
San Martin de Porres Soup Kitchen
Self Help
The Family YMCA
Truchas Library and Service Center

Donor-Designated, Field-of-Interest, and Miscellaneous Grants:

  • $339 to Los Alamos Public Schools to support ongoing maintenance of the Duane Smith Auditorium from the Endowment for Duane Smith Auditorium
  • $1,178 were awarded to the agency endowments of Los Alamos Retired and Senior Organization and Los Alamos Retirement Community from a community fundraising event
  • $1,365 to University of New Mexico-Los Alamos from the Community Endowment for UNM-LA