New Mexico Cancer Center Foundation

Mailing Address: 4901 Lang Avenue NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 828-3791
NTEE Code: E- Health Care, G- Disease, Disorders, Medical Disciplines, H- Medical Research, P- Human Services
Mission Statement:

The NMCC Foundation is dedicated to supporting our patients' non-medical needs during their battle against cancer. We support patient and physician education programs to increase awareness and early diagnosis of cancer.

Primary Programs:

*Patient grants: non-medical financial support to patients for assistance with basic needs: food, shelter, utilities & essential services to maintain their families during their cancer treatment.

*Patient education programs: programs are provided on a wide range of topics: cancer signs & diagnosis, family support, genetic counseling, financial/insurance issues, legal counseling, support groups, survivorship.

*Medical education (CME's) for New Mexican physicians (from all counties) to increase their knowledge and understanding for early diagnosis and new treatments for cancer. To use technology to educate caregivers and physicians in rural areas of New Mexico.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Statewide
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $100,000 - $249,999
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Linda Wedeen

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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