Mission/Giving Statement: Con Alma Health Foundation is organized to be aware of and respond to the health rights and needs of culturally and demographically diverse peoples and communities of New Mexico. Con Alma will seek to improve the health status and access to health care services for all New Mexicans and will advocate for a health policy which will address the health needs of all New Mexicans. The Foundation will make grants, contributions, and program related investments to fulfill its mission.
Grantmaking Program Areas: Con Alma Health Foundation Small Grants and Multi-Year Grants; Northern New Mexico Health Grant Group (NNMHGG)
Grantmaking Program Area Descriptions:
Con Alma Health Foundation Grants: Con Alma Health Foundation focuses broadly in the areas of health and human services with special emphasis on culturally diverse, rural and tribal communities. Priority consideration is given to proposals that demonstrate strong collaborative relationships, have multiple funding sources and a plan for sustainability and address systemic change rather than direct services.
Northern New Mexico Health Grant Group (NNMHGG): Serve the unmet healthcare needs of the people of Los Alamos, Rio Arriba and northern Santa Fe counties.
Type of Funding/Funding Restrictions: The Foundation does not accept requests on an ongoing basis. It has two primary grant cycles per year: Small Grants and NNMHGG Grants (both competitive). However, any other available funding opportunities will also be posted to the website. Calendar is available online. Applicants must be 501(c)3 organizations. No grants to individuals. No grants for capital projects, land, building acquisition or renovation. No grants for equipment valued in excess of $5,000 per item. No grants for lobbying or prohibited political activities, for scholarships/fellowships. No grants will be made to support activities currently funded by federal, state, tribal or local jurisdiction government health programs.
Application Instructions: Grant application instructions available online.