• November 30, 2020

Tags : Paso del Norte Community Foundation

Local restaurateurs opens fund to assist food and beverage workers

Local food and beverage workers are among the first to be hurt by the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. But help is coming thanks to a group of local restaurateurs. “Restaurants, bars and coffee shops are inherently social places, so guidance from health authorities to limit exposure to crowds and to practice social […]Read More

New scholarship announced for high school students in Clint, San

The Kiwanis Club of Horizon City recently announced the establishment of the Ben Narbuth Kiwanis Club of Horizon City Endowed Scholarship. This new scholarship is for graduating high school seniors from the school districts of Clint, San Elizario and Socorro.  “The Paso del Norte Community Foundation is proud to partner with the Kiwanis Club of Horizon City on this endowed […]Read More

Paso del Norte Community Foundation earns accreditation from Council on

Tuesday morning, officials with the Paso del Norte Community Foundation announced that it has received accreditation from the Council on Foundations – National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations Accreditation Program. With the accreditation, the Paso del Norte Community Foundation joins 92% of the nation’s community foundations that participate in the National Standards Program. “Accredited community […]Read More

El Paso Giving Day, El Paso Giving Time generate nearly

During the fourth annual El Paso Giving Day and the first-ever El Paso Giving Time, generous donors contributed $3,630,966 to support the needs of local non-profit organizations  This record-breaking philanthropic event was fueled by donations as small as $10 and a matching commitment of up to $1.5 million from Walmart. “Every year the amount of charitable […]Read More

Early giving period for 4th annual El Paso Giving Day

The fourth annual El Paso Giving Day is on track to be the biggest one yet and community members don’t have to wait to donate. The Paso del Norte Community Foundation, Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare and participating nonprofit organizations will kick off the early giving period for El Paso Giving Day on Thursday, November 7. […]Read More

Walmart announces up to $1.5 Million in matching grants available

On Wednesday, Walmart officials announced they will award up to $1.5 million in matching grants to eligible El Paso non-profits through two local initiatives. The first component of the company’s commitment is a match up to $1 million for funds raised during the El Paso Giving campaign launching November 7 and culminating on El Paso Giving Day, a […]Read More

Macy’s donates $100k+ to El Paso Victims Relief Fund, Offers

In support of community relief and recovery following the tragic August events in El Paso, Macy’s has donated a total of $100,773 to the El Paso Victims Relief Fund, established by the Paso del Norte Community Foundation. For immediate support, Macy’s donated $20,000 to the organization in August. From August 6 through August 20, Macy’s stores throughout the […]Read More

$3M gift by Rick, Ginger Francis to TTUHSC El Paso

On Tuesday, officials with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso), along with the Paso Del Norte Community Foundation and Rick and Ginger Francis, announced a $3 million gift to the university. “We love El Paso and the borderland region and feel it is important to make a difference on our […]Read More