May 10, 2022

El Paso County American Rescue Plan Act - Notice of Funding Opportunity - Application Information & Guidelines

El Paso County set aside ~$9.7 million to support nonprofits and other entities in El Paso County. The County contracted with the Paso del Norte Community Foundation (PdNCF) to help facilitate the development, review, and recommendations related to this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). Eligible organizations are invited to submit an application through the Paso del Norte Health Foundation's online grant system.

Deadline to submit applications is Friday, June 17 at 5 pm. 

Notice of Funding Opportunity document 

Click here to view FAQ.

Recorded Zoom NOFO Workshop

NOFO Workshop Presentation


Eligible applicants include:

  • 501(c)3 public charities and 501(c)19 organizations headquartered in El Paso County;
  • Faith-based organizations providing social services to the broader community in El Paso County; and
  • Government and quasi-governmental entities in El Paso County that have not received CSLFRF funds directly from the state or federal government.
  • Organizations must be incorporated before March 1, 2020.

Required documents for submission

NOFO Grant Application Cover Sheet
NOFO Proposed Budget Template
Organization Information Form
Self-Assessment Survey
Subrecipient Information Form
Check List

To submit your application online using the Paso del Norte Health Foundation grant system, click here.

Applicants may contact Mr. David Perez, Foundation Consultant, at for questions about the NOFO or application process.

Questions regarding online proposal submission may be addressed to Claudia Perez at

General questions about ARPA may be directed to