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.

For more information, call 915-544-7636 or e-mail health@pdnhf.org.

Sign up here to be notified by email of future funding opportunities.


Initiative Organization Project Title Grant Amount
IGNITE Boys & Girls Club of Las Cruces More Teens, More Often $94,165.50
IGNITE Organizacion Popular Independiente, A.C. Cultura, arte y deporte: Jóvenes en acción $136,850.05
IGNITE Patronato del Museo del Nino de Ciudad Juarez, A.C. Rodis Junior $76,606.54
IGNITE Alianza para Colaboraciones Fronterizas A.C. Ochéra Entrenando con Valores $59,428.09
IGNITE Border Partners Programa de Arte de Verano para Jóvenes en Palomas / Palomas Youth Summer Art Program $12,144.00
IGNITE Salud y Desarrollo Comunitario de Cd. Juarez, A.C. Conectando con ValorArte 2019-2020 $48,166.00
IGNITE Salud y Desarrollo Comunitario de Cd. Juarez, A.C. Femap en Conexión 2019-2020 $92,823.50
IGNITE United Way of El Paso County 2017 Healthy Kids: Healthy Kids Backbone Organization $536,820.00
HEAL Initiative Kelly Memorial Food Pantry 2019 HEAL: FreshStart $123,537.00
HEAL Initiative La Semilla Food Center 2019 HEAL: Edible Education and La Cosecha Community Education (Conditional 3 year grant) $338,899.00
HEAL Initiative Border Partners 2019 HEAL -Year 5 $98,120.00
HEAL Initiative Organizacion Popular Independiente, A.C. 2019 HEAL: Pequeños Pasos para Grandes Desafíos $43,240.69
Think.Change Emergence Health Network / El Paso MHMR 2018 TCI: Mental Health Literacy Expansion Project $221,915.60
Think.Change Emergence Health Network / El Paso MHMR 2019 TCI: Mental Health Learning Library $222,667.81
Think.Change Family Service of El Paso, Inc. 2019 TCI: People Empower El Paso (PEEP) $304,809.88
Think.Change Techo Comunitario, A.C. 2019 TCI: Programa de Parentalidad Positiva (Triple P) en Ciudad Juárez. $45,100.00
IGNITE Creative Kids, Inc. Project ABLE (Art Brokers Learning Experiences) $61,847.50
IGNITE Boy Scouts of America Yucca Council Unidos Prosperamos $124,080.00
IGNITE Centro de Asesoria y Promocion Juvenil, A.C. Espacios de vinculación y desarrollo juvenil $168,300.00
HEAL Initiative New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. 2017 HEAL: NMSU Dietetics Intern Program $96,197.20
HEAL Initiative El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. 2018-19 QSV: Que Sabrosa Vida Initiative and Pilot Project $24,498.28
SHIFT+ Fundación del Empresariado Chihuahuense, A.C. 2019 SH+: Alianza Paso del Norte Health Foundation y Fundacion del Empresariado Chihuahuense. $142,523.46
SHIFT+ Southwest Center for Health Innovation 2019 SH+: Shift+ Las Cruces $157,788.38
A Smoke Free Paso del Norte YMCA of Greater El Paso, TX & Rio Grande Valley 2018 PA 2: Smoke Free & Shift Positive Collaborative $1,387,846.30
El Paso Behavioral Health Consortium Comision de Salud Fronteriza Mexico-Estados Unidos 2019 BHC: Fase 4: Continuidad y difusión del proyecto ROTMENAS para la salud mental. $161,129.22
El Paso Behavioral Health Consortium City of Alamogordo 2019 BHC: Improving systems to improve care: Building a culture of CIT in Alamogordo $211,603.57
El Paso Behavioral Health Consortium Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. 2019 BHC: Special Behavioral Health System Technical and Program Implementation Support $165,000.00
HEAL Initiative The University of Texas at El Paso 2019 HEAL: Diabetes Assessment in the County of El Paso, TX $20,127.00
HEAL Initiative El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. 2019 HEAL: Diabetes Education and Support $183,559.00
HEAL Initiative Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service 2018 HEAL: Shop Heart Smart El Paso! $118,492.30
HEAL Initiative Arbol de Vida 2019 HEAL: Arbol de Vida $139,963.63
HEAL Initiative The University of Texas at El Paso 2014 HEAL: Creating a Culture of HEAL Initiative in the Paso del Norte Region $7,373,159.00
HEAL Initiative Ciudadanos Comprometidos con la Paz, A.C. 2019 HEAL: Movimiento Saludable (MOVS) $282,342.50
HEAL Initiative New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. 2019 HEAL: Eat Well Otero $46,992.00
HEAL Initiative Texans Care for Children Inc. 2019 HEAL: General purpose grant to improve the health and wellness of Texas children and families. $25,000.00
HEAL Initiative Paso del Norte Children's Development Center 2019 HEAL: "Off to a Good Start: Eating Our Way to a Healthy Life" $455,126.92
Think.Change Comision de Salud Fronteriza Mexico-Estados Unidos 2018 TCI: Fortalecimiento de la atención en salud mental y reducción del estigma asociado a estas enfermedades en Ciudad Juárez, fase 3: $137,391.86
Think.Change Techo Comunitario, A.C. 2018 TCI: Programa de Parentalidad Positiva Triple P: Cambiar el Estigma por Pedir Ayuda en la Crianza de los Hijos para Construir Comunidades Saludables $40,150.00
Think.Change Dona Ana County Health & Human Services 2018 TCI: Nuestras Emociones $110,833.66
Think.Change El Paso Child Guidance Center 2018 TCI: Mental Health Stigma Reduction: A Collaborative Trauma-Informed Approach to Strengthen Capacity in Youth-Serving Systems $209,561.00
HEAL Initiative Texas A&M University 2019 HEAL: More Counts / Mas Cuenta $181,671.00
REALIZE Executive Fundacion Paso del Norte para la Salud y Bienestar, AC 2019 HLP: REALIZE Juarez Executive $60,838.80
REALIZE Board United Way of El Paso County 2019 RLB: REALIZE Board Training $132,971.00
Mental and Emotional Well-being The University of Texas at El Paso 2017 MEWB: Promoting Mental and Emotional Well-Being in the Paso del Norte Region $1,131,311.00
Mental and Emotional Well-being El Paso Child Guidance Center PA 3: Capacity Support - August 3rd Tragedy $169,000.00
Health Leadership Paso del Norte Community Foundation 2019 HLP: Community Services and Oversight Fund $100,000.00
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 Paso del Norte Community Foundation 2019 PDNF: General Purpose -Leveraging Resources Grant $470,805.00
Health Leadership Paso del Norte Community Foundation 2019 LDR: Supporting the 2020 Census $50,000.00
Health Leadership Annunciation House 2019 Annunciation House Charitable Contribution $20,000.00
Health Leadership Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. 2016 LDR: Establishing the Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine $6,000,000.00
Health Leadership Rio Grande Council of Governments 2019 LDR: Assistance with Hudspeth County Complete Count Committee $5,000.00