• March 9, 2021

Tags : Paso del Norte Community Foundation

PdNCF earns re-accreditation from Council on Foundations

The Paso del Norte Community Foundation announced Tuesday morning that it has received re-accreditation from the Council on Foundations – National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations Accreditation Program for a 3-year period. “The Paso del Norte Community Foundation joins 92% of the nation’s community foundations that participate in the National Standards Program,” foundation officials shared […]Read More

Paso del Norte Community Foundation’s rental help still available for

With new restrictions in place on restaurants and other businesses, the Paso del Norte Community Foundation reminds those facing financial hardship because of COVID-19, they may qualify for up to $3,000 in rental assistance from PDNCF’s EP Rent Help Program. “The reduction in capacity at non-essential businesses including restaurants and the continued closure of bars […]Read More

Paso del Norte Community Foundation, Walmart announce $300k in matching

The Paso del Norte Community Foundation announced Monday that Walmart will award up to $300,000 in matching grants to eligible El Paso non-profit organizations through the El Paso Giving Day initiative. “We are grateful for Walmart’s commitment to El Paso and for the continued generous financial support they have pledged to local non-profits through the […]Read More

EP Rent Help web portal opens on July 22

Beginning next week, area landlords seeking to help their tenants avoid eviction because of economic hardships brought on by COVID-19 can visit a new website as part of the EP Rent Help Program. On July 22, landlords can visit  EPRentHelp.org to register their properties to participate in the EP Rent Help Program. “This is the first formal […]Read More

Meadows Foundation awards $100k grant to PDN Foundation for COVID-19

Friday morning, Paso del Norte Community Foundation officials announced that their organization received a $100,000 grant from The Meadows Foundation. PDN Community Foundation  officials say the grant will support community response related to the impact of COVID-19.   “We are so grateful to The Meadows Foundation for their impactful contributions to the COVID-19 Response Fund. We know […]Read More

Task Force seeks to support students with devices to continue

After the sudden closure and the uncertain timeline to reconvene schools due to COVID-19, over 1,500 students are facing the challenge of not being able to complete their coursework remotely; now Success Through Technology Education (STTE) looks to help those tripped up by the digital divide. “There is a huge need to find devices for […]Read More

Canutillo Alumni seek support for awarding scholarships as annual golf

While the Canutillo Alumni Foundation for Education had to suspend its annual golf tournament this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, the alumni are still planning to award college scholarships and are asking for support. The 2020 golf tournament, sponsored by Charlie Clark Nissan, was already postponed to July 17 from its original date in […]Read More

SISD Cares Fund established to help feed families impacted by

With concern for its neighbors and a desire to make a positive difference, the Socorro Independent School District recently established a SISD Cares Fund to support El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank (EPFH Food Bank) in their efforts to feed families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. All monetary donations to the SISD Cares Fund will […]Read More

Mayor Margo contributes to Fund for First Responders

Just last week, the Paso del Norte Community Foundation established the EP COVID-19 Medical Equipment and Supply Fund last week to support the production and acquisition of needed protective equipment for front line workers. Mayor Dee Margo was among the first to contribute personally to the new fund with a significant gift for PPE for […]Read More