The Paso del Norte Health Foundation leads, leverages and invests in initiatives, programs and policies that promote health and prevent disease in the Paso del Norte region.
To ensure that the people in our binational, tri-state region have the knowledge, resources, support and environment to live happy, healthy and productive lives.
Leadership - We will serve, guide, convene, empower, and support people, projects and organizations.
Collaboration - We will partner with community stakeholders in the spirit (recognition) that we accomplish more together.
Integrity - We will be honest and ethical always setting a positive example.
Inclusion - We will recognize, value and engage different viewpoints, backgrounds and life experiences.
Stewardship - We will strategically, efficiently, effectively and transparently manage the financial resources entrusted to our care.
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation operates in a unique binational environment, which stretches across two countries and three states. This region serves the 2.4 million people living in El Paso and Hudspeth Counties in far west Texas, Doña Ana, Luna, and Otero Counties in southern New Mexico, and the municipality of Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico.
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation completed 2019 with $249.3 million in assets, up from $130 million in 1996, keeping administrative expenses below 1% and bringing total grantmaking since inception to nearly $198.6 million.
June 23, 2021
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation recently awarded 8 grants totaling more than $1.2 million for the Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Initiative under the Healthy Living Priority Area. The purpose of the HEAL Initiative is to make healthy eating and active living the easy choice for youth and their families in…