ProgramsNonProfit Alliance & Community Foundation
ProgramsNonprofit alliance & Community Foundation
Connecting Non-Profits and the Community
The Chamber works to support our local nonprofits through the Nonprofit Alliance (NPA). This initiative seeks to develop and strengthen partnerships among the nonprofit, private and public sectors in order to help improve quality of life in the area. The NPA strives to raise awareness of the economic impact, needs and values of local non-profit organizations.
c/o Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce
4201 Crestview DR SE Rio Rancho, NM 87124
The Rio Rancho Community Foundation
is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. EIN#26-1266139
Email: email@example.com | Telephone: (505) 892-1533 | Fax: (505) 892-6157
Rio Rancho Community Foundation
The Rio Rancho Community Foundation is a primary source for philanthropy within Sandoval County. We connect people, non-profits and resources to benefit all within the Region. We work with non-profits, and philanthropists to raise money so that organizations have the resources to make an impact in our community.
2023 Rio Rancho Community Foundation Gala
Saturday, September 30th – Santa Ana Casino Hotel
2023 Rio Rancho Community Foundation “Platinum & Pearls”
Annually the Gala is the premier event held to raise funds for Grants to local nonprofits in our community.
2023 The Gala is Saturday, Sept 30, 2023 at Santa Ana Star Casino Hotel
“Platinum & Pearls” Attire – Formal
5:00 pm VIP Access – top tier private select liquor & cigar bar
6:00 pm check in & reception, online auction bidding, and gift card pull
7:30 pm dinner seating and program begins
DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS SEPT 15, 2023
2023 Grant Recipients
CASA Partners 4NMKIDS
Early Learning Preschool
Haven House Inc.
Honor Flight of Northern New Mexico
Loving Thunder Therapeutic Rding Inc.
Rio Rancho Creative Crossroads
Total Grants: $23,000
Donate to the Community Foundation
The Foundation has raised money to support a wide range of organizations develop to deliver a personal approach to charitable giving. Our largest fundraiser of the year is the Mayor’s Gala which is held annually in the fall, and we gladly accept donations throughout the year at the Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce Location.
Volunteer with the Community Foundation
Interested in volunteering with the Rio Rancho Community Foundation? Please fill out the inquiry form below and we’ll contact you.
Nonprofit Alliance Meetings
The NPA holds meetings for Nonprofit Executive Directors to explore topics related to nonprofit management and provides a forum to review opportunities and challenges facing this sector.
Nonprofit Alliance Meetings are held at the Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce. Please check the Events Calendar for dates and times.
For more information on the Nonprofit Alliance contact Jerry Schalow at 892-1533
Rio Rancho Nonprofits
Rio Rancho Youth Chorus/ Crossroads
Rio Rancho Art – Rio Rancho Players (all age theater), Rio Rancho Youth Chorus (grades 6-12), Squeaky Shoe Project (art giving back to Rio Rancho).
Alzheimer’s Association New Mexico Chapter
Risk reduction, early detection, quality care, and support
Bead Society of New Mexico
Cloud Dancers Therapeutic Horsemanship
New Mexico Philharmonic Inc.
Five Sandoval County Indian Pueblos
Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity
Meals on Wheels New Mexico
New Mexico Educational Assistance Foundation
The Grief Center of New Mexico