Donate to any of these funds online. Clicking the button to pay the credit card fee will support the CFSNM in covering all of the credit card fees. Your donation will be larger to our 501c3. If you choose not to pay the credit card fee, the fee is taken out of your donation. This will result in a smaller donation to your fund of choice. If you have any questions contact us at (575) 521-4794 or by email info@cfsnm.org.

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U-Unrestricted
  Donate Nonprofit Emergency Fund
This fund has been set up to assist nonprofits in time of great need due to a community need, natural disaster, and/or response to overwhelming loss of operational revenues.
  Donate 100 Who Give Non-endowed Fund
This Non-endowed Fund was set up to support the work of the 100 Who Give giving circle. The fund is held to support philanthropy throughout southern New Mexico through 100 Who Give grant making during 4 events each year.
  Donate Southern New Mexico Hispanic Philanthropy Society
The Southern New Mexico Hispanic Philanthropy Society was created in an effort to expand the philanthropic movement of Hispanic families in our community by celebrating Hispanic leaders and empowering families to become engaged in philanthropy to support stronger, healthier neighborhoods. The Southern New Mexico Hispanic Philanthropy Society was created thanks to a collaborative effort between the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico, United Way of Southwest New Mexico, and Las Cruces Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
  Donate Together La Union
The Together La Union Fund will support families within La Union, New Mexico. After a tragic flood in 2021, donor funds will be collected and used to support families that have lost their homes, possessions and businesses.
  Donate Volunteer Fair & Giving Day
The Volunteer Fair & Giving Day Fund supports an annual event in Dona Ana County to support volunteerism and giving to multiple nonprofit partners.
0-Administration
  Donate CFSNM Operating
General operations account for the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico.
A-Donor Advisory
  Donate JuJu Smiles
The Judy Lynn Wallace-Ham Fund is set up to support elder care education especially in nursing homes and elder care facilities.
D-Designated
  Donate NMSBVI Eye Glass Fund
The New Mexico Eye Glass Fund supports students at the New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired with eye glass needs above and beyond support from the State of New Mexico funding and insurance.
  Donate Federal Probation and Pretrial Officer Benevolence Fund
Consistent with the charitable purposes of the Foundation, distributions from the Fund will be used primarily to provide support for families and loved ones of fallen Federal Probation and Pretrial Officers.
  Donate Alexis Legarreta Memorial ENLACE Designated Scholarship Non-Endowed Fund
The Alexis Legarreta Memorial ENLACE Scholarship. Preference will be given to those students with financial need.
  Donate 100% Otero
100% Otero is a county-wide initiative which is in collaboration with a state-wide initiative in New Mexico called Anna, Age Eight. 100% Otero is committed to strengthening our citizens’ health, safety and resilience, thereby eliminating childhood trauma.
  Donate 902 Endowment Fund
The 902 Endowment supports animal programming. The proceeds are split (1/3) between the Morris Animal Foundation, NORD - National Organization for Rare Disorders, and the Humane Society of the United States.
  Donate Discalced Carmelite Nuns of Las Cruces
This Endowment supports the operations of the Carmelite Nuns of Las Cruces, NM.
  Donate Grajeda-Huckaby Low Barrier Housing Fund
The Grajeda-Huckaby Low Barrier Housing Fund will support individuals in need of immediate housing assistance in a time of need associated with crisis intervention, substance abuse issues and rehabilitation mental health.
  Donate La Mesa Lions Foundation
The La Mesa Lions Club will set up a non-endowed fund within the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico to support philanthropic tax-deductible gifts to support philanthropic work within Doña Ana County, NM, especially the community of La Mesa and the community works of the club.
  Donate Moms for HOPE
Moms for HOPE (Helping Others Pull-through Exigencies) Fund supports homeless, near homeless and migrant children within the Las Cruces Public School system with emergent needs.
  Donate Robert Berkowitz Memorial Fund for Homeless Veterans
Distributions from this fund will be used primarily to provide support for the Mesilla Valley Community of Hope, specifically for veterans struggling with homelessness. Robert Berkowitz was known as a consummate helper who was passionate about veterans throughout our community.
F-Field of Interest
  Donate Las Cruces Palliative Care Coaltion
The purpose of this fund will be used primarily for the charitable purposes of supporting educational activities associated with Palliative Care in southern New Mexico.
  Donate Carol Ann Clark Dance Fund
This fund will support dance activities throughout the US with a priority given to projects benefiting residents of New Mexico. Activities must reach under-served populations and aim to increase participation in dance activities for the benefit of the community.
  Donate Envision Fund SNM
The Envision Fund supports LGBTQA+ grant making in southern New Mexico. This is a collaboration with the New Mexico Council on Community Foundations allowing our team to expand funding to rural communities throughout this area.
  Donate Residency Program Endowment Fund
The Residency Program Endowment supports the family practice residency program at Memorial Medical Center.
  Donate Dona Ana Wellness Institute
The Dona Ana Wellness Institute Fund supports the work of the Dona Ana Health Council.
  Donate The Dr. Karen Trujillo Good Neighbor Memorial Fund
The Fund will support youth in Las Cruces and Dona Ana County with small stipends to support the purchase of laptops, tablets, or other technology needs while they transfer from public education to higher education. This fund is to memorialize Dr. Karen Trujillo who passed away on February 25, 2021.
G-Organization
  Donate Amador Health Clinic Fund
Fund to be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Amador Health Clinic formally known as the Saint Luke's Health Center and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate The Alamogordo Music Theatre Fund
The Alamogordo Music Theatre is a non-profit, all-volunteer corporation devoted solely to musical theater that provides scholarships from event earnings. This endowment serves to support sustainability for the organization.
  Donate AppleTree Fund
This fund is to be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of AppleTree Educational Center and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Asombro Institute for Science Education Endowment Fund
This fund is to be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Asombro Institute of Science Education and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Big Brothers/ Big Sisters of SNM
This Agency Endowment shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Agency and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Boys and Girls Club Fund
The purpose of this agency endowment shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Boys and Girls Cluband its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate The Bridge of SNM Fund
The purpose of this agency endowment is to support the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the agency and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Cancer Aid Resource & Education, Inc. (CARE) Agency Endowed Fund
The agency endowment to be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of CARE, Inc. and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Casa de Peregrinos Fund
The endowment to be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Casa de Perigrinos and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Colonias Development Council Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Colonias Development Council and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Community Action Agency Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Community Action Agency and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Dona Ana Arts Council Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Dona Ana Arts Council and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Dona Ana County Humane Society
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Dona Ana County Humane Society and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate El Caldito Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of El Caldito Soup Kitchen and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate El Refugio Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of El Refugio, Inc and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Flickinger Center for the Arts Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Flickinger Center and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Foundation for Las Cruces Museums Fund
This fund is set up support the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Foundation for Las Cruces Museums and its affiliated agencies.
  Donate Healing House Fund
The Healing House Endowment Fund is to support operational needs for the Healing House in Deming, NM.
  Donate Hearts for Autism Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Hearts for Autism and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Human systems Research, Inc. Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Human Systems Research, Inc. Endowment Fund and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Imagination Library of Grant County Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Imagination Library of Grant County and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate La Casa Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of La Casa, Inc. and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Jardin de los Ninos Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Jardin de los Ninos and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Junior League of Las Cruces Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Junior League of Las Cruces and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate La Pinon Sexual Assault Recovery Fund
This fund supports La Pinon. La Pinon provides comprehensive services related to sexual violence and child abuse to individuals, families and the community.
  Donate Las Cruces Aquatic Club Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Las Cruces Aquatic Club and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Las Cruces Arts Association Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Las Cruces Arts Association and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Las Cruces Gospel Rescue Mission Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Las Cruces Gospel Rescue Mission and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Mesilla Valley CASA Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Mesilla Valley CASA and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Mesilla Valley Community of Hope Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Mesilla Valley Community of Hope and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Mesilla Valley Habitat for Humanity Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Mesilla Valley Habitat for Humanity and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Roswell Humane Society Agency Endowment
The Roswell Humane Society Agency Endowment was set up by an anonymous donor in December of 2020. The donor would like to support no-kill shelters in Chavez County, New Mexico.
  Donate Mesilla Valley Hospice Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Mesilla Valley Hospice and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Safe Haven Animal Sanctuary Endowment
The Safe Haven Animal Sanctuary Agency Endowment was set up by an anonymous donor. The donor would like to support and continue the work of no-kill shelters in Dona Ana County.
  Donate New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Foundation Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the New Mexico School for the Blind and Visually Impaired and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Salvation Army of Las Cruces Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Salvation Army of Las Cruces and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate St. Andrew's Hospitality House
This fund will support operational needs and growth for the hospitality house annually. Distributions from this Fund will be used to provide support for the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of the Hospitality House.
  Donate SNAP Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Spay and Neuter Action Program/SNAP and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Women's Intercultural Center Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Women's Intercultural Center and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate United Way of SNM Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of United Way of Southwest New Mexico and its affiliated agencies (if any).
  Donate Zia Therapy Center, Inc. Fund
The fund shall be used for support of the charitable, scientific, or educational purposes of Zia Therapy Center and its affiliated agencies (if any).
P-Private Fdtn
  Donate NMSU Alamogordo Foundation
This fund supports the NMSU Alamogordo Foundation Scholarships and any other needs that their Board deems appropriate.
S-Scholarship
  Donate Clarence H. Fielder Memorial Scholarship
The Clarence H. Fielder Memorial Scholarship will support African American students attending a community college, technical college, or university in the State of New Mexico.
  Donate Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The Hispanic Scholarship Endowment supports Hispanic students graduating from high schools in southern New Mexico and attending either New Mexico State University or Dona Ana Community College.
  Donate Las Cruces Optimist Clubs
The scholarship will be awarded annually to one or more eligible applicants based on the appropriate earnings established by the Foundation each year.
  Donate CFSNM Academic Scholarship
The Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico General Scholarship Fund will allow the organization to fund potential students that have excellent applications yet do not receive any of our specified scholarships.
  Donate SNM Down Syndrome Families Scholarship
To provide financial assistance via a scholarship to those persons with Down syndrome who want to pursue post-secondary studies/life skills training at approved educational institutions or organizations.
  Donate Anna-Marie Aldaz Scholarship
The Scholarship assists the student(s) within the Dona Ana Community College in which English is not their native language.
  Donate Ronnie Wright Rotary Fund
The scholarship will be awarded annually to female students who are residents of Dona Ana County and participants of Rotary, RYLA or Rotaract with a preference for those showing financial need.
Other Funds