Awarded Grants

The Paso del Norte Health Foundation works to improve the health of the region, for children and adults. A list of awarded grants, the affiliated organizations and associated initiatives are listed below. Use this resource to learn more about the needs of the community and impact of the Foundation.

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Initiative Organization Project Title Grant Amount
Regional Behavioral Health Consortia Comision de Salud Fronteriza Mexico-Estados Unidos 2020 BHC:PROYECTO ROTMENAS 2021: continuidad del trabajo en salud mental y respuesta ante las consecuencias de la pandemia por COVID-19 $192,585.70
Think.Change El Paso Child Guidance Center 2020 TCI: Building a Trauma Informed Borderland $227,923.78
Think.Change YWCA El Paso del Norte Region 2020 TCI: YWCA El Paso del Norte Region Project ALMA (Active Learning Mindful Achievement) $202,830.00
Think.Change Family Service of El Paso, Inc. 2020 TCI: The People Empower El Paso (PEEP) Project $242,305.00
Healthy Kids Creative Kids, Inc. 2020 HK: Project ABLE (Art Brokers Learning Experiences) $82,997.50
Healthy Kids Centro de Asesoria y Promocion Juvenil, A.C. 2020 HK: Formando adolescentes saludables en entornos positivos $139,700.00
Healthy Kids Organizacion Popular Independiente, A.C. 2020 HK: Niños, niñas y jóvenes en acción: Actividades extraescolares con influencia positiva. $138,513.67
Healthy Kids Boy Scouts of America Yucca Council 2020 HK: Unidos Prosperamos $85,736.75
Healthy Kids Salud y Desarrollo Comunitario de Cd. Juarez, A.C. 2020 HK: Conectando con ValorArte 2020-2021 $36,745.50
Healthy Kids United Way of El Paso County 2020 Healthy Kids: Healthy Kids Backbone Organization $632,051.00
Healthy Eating Otero Soil and Water Conservation District 2020 HEAL: Desert Critters Trail $9,865.00
Healthy Eating Canutillo Independent School District 2020 HEAL: CATCH the Eagles, if you can! $49,555.00
Healthy Eating Girls on the Run El Paso 2020 HEAL: Girls on the Run El Paso 2020-2021 Programming Initiative $11,550.00
Healthy Eating Organizacion Popular Independiente, A.C. 2020 HEAL: Superando el desafío: Regimen plant-based y actividades de movimiento $54,454.59
Healthy Eating Border Partners 2020 HEAL: HEAL 6 $111,364.00
Healthy Eating Families and Youth, Inc 2020 HEAL: The Learn and Play (LAP) Project $92,846.18
Healthy Eating Paso del Norte Children's Development Center 2019 HEAL: "Off to a Good Start: Eating Our Way to a Healthy Life" $455,126.92
Healthy Eating City of Las Cruces 2020 HEAL: Southwest Dona Ana Move Trail $350,000.00
Healthy Eating El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. 2020 HEAL: Sabrosa Vida $28,820.00
Healthy Eating Ciudadanos Comprometidos con la Paz, A.C. 2020 HEAL: Movimiento Saludable $264,550.00
Healthy Eating La Semilla Food Center 2020 HEAL: Edible Education and Community Education- yr 2 of 3 $343,630.10
Healthy Eating New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. 2020 HEAL: Youth on the Move $204,371.16
Regional Behavioral Health Consortia Borderland Rainbow Center 2020 BHC: Creating Culturally Competent Services for Deaf Clients $14,670.00
Healthy Eating Common Threads 2020 HEAL: Healthy Cooking and Nutrition Education for Tornillo Youth and Families $36,158.00
Healthy Eating Texas A&M University 2020 HEAL: More Counts/Mas Cuenta $208,658.00
Healthy Eating Kelly Memorial Food Pantry 2020 HEAL: FreshStart $196,350.00
Fundación del Empresariado Chihuahuense, A.C. 2020 SH+: Shift Positive 2020-2021 Alianza Paso del Norte Health Foundation y Fundacion del Empresariado Chihuahuense. $132,452.10
Healthy Eating El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. 2020 HEAL: Diabetes Education and Support Program $128,653.00
Healthy Eating El Paso Children's Hospital Foundation 2020 DIA: Empower Program: Pediatric Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes Outpatient Education $495,244.20
Healthy Eating PHIX 2020 DIA: Diabetes Management and Tracking $444,400.00
Healthy Eating The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston 2020 HEAL: Increasing Access to Healthy Food through the Healthy Food Financing $75,762.00
Healthy Eating Arbol de Vida 2020 HEAL: Arbol de Vida's HEAL Program $139,709.35
Healthy Eating The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston 2020 HEAL: Primary Care Obesity Management: System Integration for La Clinica de Familia $318,801.00
Healthy Eating El Pasoans Fighting Hunger 2020 HEAL: Converting El Paso Food Pantries to Client Choice Model (year 1 of 3) $110,734.00
Healthy Eating Fundacion Pedro Zaragoza Vizcarra A.C. 2020 HEAL: Programa de Atención Nutricional Para Niños En Ciudad Juárez $52,160.46
REALIZE Board United Way of El Paso County 2020 RLB: REALIZE Board Training Program $96,240.00
Health Leadership Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. 2016 LDR: Establishing the Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine $6,000,000.00
Health Leadership Project Vida Health Center 2020 COV: PVHC COVID19 Adaptations $23,016.00
Health Leadership El Paso Child Guidance Center Extending Healing and Hope: Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of the El Paso Child Guidance Center $250,199.47
Health Leadership CASA of El Paso Inc. CASA of El Paso-COVID-19 Recovery $67,000.00
Health Leadership El Paso Center for Children, Inc. Organizational Recovery and Resilience $161,251.56
Health Leadership The Arc of El Paso Helping People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Respond to COVID-19 $9,005.00
Health Leadership Child Crisis Center of El Paso CCCEP COVID-19 Recovery and Preparedness Plan $60,058.99
Health Leadership YMCA of Greater El Paso, TX & Rio Grande Valley Y Connect $40,780.00
Health Leadership Rio Grande Cancer Foundation Transforming Cancer Services in the Age of COVID 19 $78,870.00
Health Leadership Families and Youth, Inc FYI’s COVID-19 Adaptation & Recovery Efforts (CARE) Project $136,826.80
Health Leadership El Paso Human Services Inc. Recovering and Transforming into the Digital World $54,336.00
Health Leadership Programa Companeros, A.C. 2020 COV: Unificando esfuerzos para la respuesta efectiva a la pandemia de COVID-19 $49,152.40
Health Leadership Center Against Sexual and Family Violence Inc. Technology & Communication Solutions for Survivors Amid Covid-19 $33,039.22
Health Leadership Fundacion Paso del Norte para la Salud y Bienestar, AC 2019 JRZ FPDN: Strengthening and consolidation of Fundacion Paso del Norte para la Salud y Bienestar $508,573.19
Health Leadership Family Service of El Paso, Inc. El Paso Mental Health Expansion Initiative $103,567.31