The Paso del Norte Community Foundation is a trusted partner for your charitable giving and a growing community of philanthropy. We work with individuals, families, corporations, foundations and nonprofit organizations to improve health, education, social services, economic development and quality of life in our binational, tri-state region.
Bowie Jardin, Cocina & Mercado Fund
Paso del Norte Trail Fund
Women’s Fund of El Paso
We are honored to work with donors on both sides of the border to invest in nonprofit organizations and charitable causes and make a lasting impact for the future of our region.
Tracy J. Yellen
Chief Executive Officer
Starting a fund means putting your dollars where they'll do the most good for the causes you're most passionate about, while securing a lasting legacy for generations to come.
Make a lasting impact by establishing a flexible and tax beneficial charitable giving fund in your name to support the charities of your choice.
Build a safety net for your nonprofit and encourage planned giving from your donors.
Work with community leaders and organizations for positive change highlights your company values in a way customers remember.
Have an idea that will benefit the region? Partner with the Foundation as a fiscal sponsor.
Help youth achieve their full potential - providing opportunity and access to higher education.
For families with an existing private foundation, see how a donor-advised fund or supporting organization can better leverage and maximize your charitable giving.
Honor or recognize a loved one by creating a charitable giving fund in their name that contributes to a cause they were passionate about.
El Paso Giving Day (EPGD) provides a platform and social media tools for local nonprofits to tell their stories and connect with new donors.
Because of you, this year EPGD raised $409,013.63 for 178 nonprofits. Through generous grants from the Meadows Foundation and the Gannett Foundation, EPGD offered 21 for a total of $22,000.
El Paso Giving Day is generously supported by the following sponsors: the Meadows Foundation, the Gannett Foundation, El Paso Electric, Hunt Family Foundation, Southwest Land Development, Hoy Family Auto, WestStar, Kemp Smith, Microsoft, Andeavor, Pack & Ship Express, Rio Grande Cancer Foundation, Bank of America, ADP, KVIA 7 and iHeartMedia.
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Bowie Jardin, Cocina & Mercado project is educating and creating healthy habits in the community
Meet our Board Member - Hector Retta
Downs In Motion Fund