The application for grants focused on children, children with special needs and education are due Thursday, February 1.
Latinitas, which received a grant in 2017, works with young female students who might not pursue higher education to interest them in careers in engineering, technology, science and math. Pictured above are (from left): Isis Portillo, Executive Director of Latinitas; Itzel Barraza, Program Manager of Latinitas; and Bonita Johnson, Grants Manager of the El Paso Community Foundation.
To apply, go to the Receive page on this website or use this link: epcf.org/receive. Click on the grant application forms under the El Paso Community Foundation and the Walter H. Hightower Fund (the other links won’t be active until the next grant application cycle beginning in July).
If you are not registered, you’ll need to create a login and password.
Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, February 1.