February 7, 2019
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation recently awarded two grants totaling more than $194 thousand under the Health Leadership Priority Area – REALIZE Initiative.
The goal of the REALIZE Initiative is to inspire already effective leaders to become transformational leaders for the benefit of the region’s health. With strengthened leadership in place, regional organizations and individuals are better positioned to promote health and prevent disease.
Newly funded organizations are:
United Way of El Paso County - $132,971.00
REALIZE Board Training
To strengthen nonprofit…
January 18, 2019
The Paso del Norte Community Foundation is a trusted partner in support of the Bowie Jardin, Cocina & Mercado Fund. This fund has three components that teaches students how to plant and cultivate fresh food, cook and prepare nutritious meals and manage an entrepreneurial business. To learn more about this fund or start one of your own, visit pdnfoundation.org.
January 18, 2019
In 2018, the Paso del Norte Health Foundation invested nearly $10 million in grants/contracts designed to promote health and prevent disease in the region. Grants were awarded in the Health Foundation’s five priority areas: Healthy Eating Active Living, Tobacco and Alcohol Prevention, Mental Health and Emotional Well-being and Health Leadership. We are pleased to share the list of active grants for 2018 on our website, click here to view.
The Health Foundation provides opportunities to apply for grant funding in the five priority areas throughout…
January 17, 2019
Please join us for a preliminary analysis of mental health opportunities in the upcoming legislative session.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center El Paso
Medical Education Building (MEB), Room 1100
5001 El Paso Dr.
El Paso, Texas 79905
As you know, the Texas State Legislature meets once every two years during odd-numbered years. In 2017, significant progress was made in passing legislation to improve the mental health system of care in Texas. As the 86th session begins, mental health advocates seek to build on those…
January 17, 2019
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation, in partnership with the United Way of El Paso County, will present the first REALIZE Board Training Lunch & Learn Series of the new year.
Module One: Roles and Responsibilities of Individual Board Members
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Check-in begins at 11:30 a.m.
Paso del Norte Health Foundation
221 N. Kansas St., Suite 1900
Conference Room C
Stephanie Karr, former Executive Director of Center Against Sexual & Family Violence and BoardSource Certified Trainer will focus on increasing understanding of…
January 17, 2019
Tracy Yellen, CEO of the Paso del Norte Community Foundation, was recently appointed to the Board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas - El Paso Branch.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (Dallas Fed) is committed to building a vibrant economy. This is achieved through fair and informed access to financial markets for all consumers. The Dallas Fed works to understand the particular needs of underserved populations by engaging community leaders on effective community development policies and strategies related to education, health and affordable housing. With growing evidence that…
January 16, 2019
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation offices will be closed on Monday, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and will reopen for business on Tuesday, January 21. Sorry for any inconvenience. Have a safe and healthy day.
January 10, 2019
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation (Health Foundation) is seeking consultant services to provide support in advocating for adoption of the county-wide Paso del Norte Trail and establishing a Trail Corporation that will lead and coordinate associated regional efforts.
Applications accepted: January 14 - 23, 2019
Finalist interviews: January 28 or 29, 2019
Length of contract: February 11- July 31, 2019
For more information, click on this link.
To apply, please submit a letter of interest and one-to-two page summary of qualifications and experience to Jana Renner,…
January 7, 2019
The Paso del Norte Community Foundation seeks a Director of Partnerships and Donor Relations.
Master’s Degree preferred. A minimum of five (5) years nonprofit and/or fundraising experience at the executive level preferred. Click Here to view the Job Description.
Submit resume with cover letter to:
Deadline: January 18, 2018
No phone calls or drop-ins, please.
December 12, 2018
One of the most effective ways to make a meaningful and lasting impact in the community is by starting a charitable giving fund. Learn more about what the Paso del Norte Foundation is doing in the community and can do for you. www.pdnfoundation.org/news.
PDN Community Foundation Update: $3 Million Gift to advance the future of health education at TTUHSC El Paso
June 12, 2019
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso), along with the Paso del Norte Community Foundation and Rick and Ginger Francis, announced earlier this month a $3 million gift that will help drive the university toward a bright, impactful future.
Encouraged by TTUHSC El Paso’s success and…