Funded Programs

The UWSWNM Community Impact Fund is the combined donations of many donors creating a deep resource pool dedicated to improving the lives of southwest New Mexico’s most vulnerable. 

People are complex and so are their problems. No single nonprofit can address the many issues individuals face in our community, so we must lift up a strong, coordinated network of services to get real results.

United Way of Southwest New Mexico’s Community Impact Fund helps those most vulnerable through program grants to qualifying health and human service agencies.

  • Community Impact Fund grants support an array of programs that are vetted for effectiveness and efficiency and collectively achieve results

  • United Way partners with Community Impact Fund grant recipients to ensure accountability, oversight, and progress toward community goals.

  • Community Impact Fund grants go to direct service programs; not to overhead.

 

In addition to Community Impact Fund grants, Community Fund donations support: Get Connected Volunteer Center, 211, Community Impact and program staffing.

In 2015-16 the United Way of Southwest New Mexico will provide about $90.000 in grants to 14 local health and human service programs improving the lives of the most vulnerable in our community.

Staff and committed UWSWNM volunteers ensure donors' Community Impact Fund gifts are invested wisely, providing the most needed services in our local community.

Education Funded Programs

Boys and Girls Club of Las Cruces
Academic Success
Dona Ana County
Gila Valley Library 
Children's Literacy and STEM Initiative: Year 3
Grant County
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Imagination Library of Grant County, Inc.
Just Imagine
Grant County
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Jardin de los Ninos
Early Childhood Education
Dona Ana County
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Income Funded Programs
Community Action Agency
Free Tax Preparation Program
Dona Ana County
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Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest
Leadership Experience
Grant County
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Community Action Agency
Total Benefits Screening
Grant County
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Health Funded Programs

Casa de Peregrinos
Las Cruces Food Security Program
Dona Ana County
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Southern New Mexico Diabetes Outreach
Diabetes  Program
Dona Ana County
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Gila Regional Medical Foundation
Inmate Support Program
Grant County
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Silver Regional Sexual Assault Support Services
Advocacy & Crisis Program
Grant County
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Southwest Activities Network, Inc.
LGBT Grant County
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Rio Bravo Therapy Services, Inc.
Therapy Program
Dona Ana County
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Silver City Gospel Mission
Kitchen Rehabilitation Program
Grant County
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