Rio Rancho Community Foundation

 

The Grant application available now.
Click for downloadable 2015 Grant Application fillable

Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce
4001 Southern Blvd SE Ste B
Rio Rancho, NM 87124

 

 

 Please note that the priority focus of grants for the 2015 cycle is:

YOUTH & CHILDREN’S HEALTH & WELL-BEING:
Physical/Dental/Vision/Nutrition/Mental

All grant applications should have a direct correlation to this focus.  Additionally, there will be an interview process for the finalists.  These interviews will be held sometime late August to early September.

The following is required for 2015 Grants:

  • 4 copies of the filled out application with signatures and a copy of your board approval for grant request minutes or letter.
  • A copy of your 501 (C ) 3 documentation and a copy of your 2014 Tax return or 2014 End of Year Financial Statements.
  • Any other brochures or information related to project/function of grant request.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS & INFO INTO CHAMBER BY 4;00 PM FRIDAY, AUGUST 14, 2015

Applicant recipients for 2015 will be asked to attend the
Mayors Gala on Saturday, November 7, 2015 
held at the Club Rio Rancho. Sponsor for a seat or table to attend is highly recommended.  Grant recipients will be able to pick up their grant money at this event.

Questions please call 999-1835 or ssheridan@rrrcc.org

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Founded in 2007, the Rio Rancho Community Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 with a mission to promoe charitable activities and excellence in community affairs within the City of Rio Rancho, communities in Sandoval County and Albuquerque’s Westside.

The Rio Rancho Community Foundation recieves funding through several sources including endowments, bequests, donations, memorials and it signature annual fundraising events, “The Mayors’ Gala”. The Foundation administers grants to nonprofit (501c3) organizations on an annual basis.

Mission of the Rio Rancho Community Foundation

The mission of the Rio Rancho Community Foundation is to promote charitable activities and excellence in community affairs within the City of Rio Rancho and the surrounding communities in Sandoval County and Albuquerque’s Westside.  The Foundation is not organized to promote the educational activities of the Rio Rancho Public Schools or in any way promote fundraising for the Rio Rancho Public Schools.

The Purpose of the Rio Rancho Community Foundation

Additionally, the Foundation’s purpose is to receive and maintain a fund or funds, subject to the limitations and restrictions hereinafter set forth, for use and application to the promotion and success of the City of Rio Rancho and the surrounding communities in Sandoval County and Albuquerque’s Westside.
Thank you to our sponsors at the 2014 Mayors Gala it is much appreciated!
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2014 Grants Awarded $27,000

Bernalillo Community Garden at Our Lady of Sorrows

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Multicultural Council

Galloping Grace Youth Ranch

Haven House Inc.

NM Water Conservation Alliance

Paws & Stripes (P&S)

PB&J Family Services Inc.

ReadWest, Inc

St. Felix Pantry Inc.

Storehouse West, Inc. (Restricted to copier purchase)

VILLAGE in the Village Inc. (ViV)

WESST

Rio Rancho Community Foundation
c/o Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce
4001 Southern Blvd., SE, Ste. B
Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2069

Email: rrcf@rrrcc.org

Telephone (505) 892-1533 x 202
Fax (505) 892-6157