The El Paso Community Foundation and its supporting organizations are proud to provide grants to nonprofits in the greater El Paso region. Refer to the following guidelines when applying for a grant for your nonprofit.
Contact Bonita Johnson or call (915) 533-4020 with questions.
Arts & Humanities
Health & Disabilities
Human Services (basic human needs)
Projects that will result in more effective ways of doing things — ideas that require risk-taking
Projects that can create an impact with a moderate amount of grant money
Projects that show collaboration with other organizations
Applications are open for thirty days, and are typically due February 1 or August 1.
You can save your application to finish at a later time prior to submitting.
If you are required to submit a grant report, please do so before submitting a new grant application.
Nonprofit organizations can submit only one request for consideration per funding source in any 12-month period.
Do not submit your application in all upper-case lettering.
If you have questions, the El Paso Community Foundation at 915-533-4020.
We generally do not make grants to:
Religious organizations for religious purposes
Annual appeals and membership contributions
Organizations that are political or partisan in purpose
Travel for individuals or groups
Organizations outside the greater El Paso geographic area
Past operating deficits